Teach some boys and girls of the peasant classes the rudiments of learning and infuse a number of ideas into their brains. Afterwards the peasants of each village will collect funds and have one of these in their village. " — this holds good in all spheres. We help them to help themselves.
- Swami Vivekananda
21st February, 1900.The Complete Works of Swami Vivekananda/Volume 6/Epistles - Second Series/CLIV Akhandananda