You are axes, in a world of wood. And the wood remembers when it has been cut, even if the axe forgets.
in a speech to students at Phillips Exeter Academy, 2007
I consider myself a pretty rounded guy. I've done pretty elite things in business, sport and academics and all of a sudden I woke up one morning and I'm a 'big, black, British, gay guy'. That was frustrating at timesJohn Amaechi