It injures the hater more than it injures the hated coretta scott king. So are we all.
I am what time circumstance history have made of me certainly but i am also much more than that.
Famous african american quotes. You just have to teach them how to stop being inhuman. 186 quotes have been tagged as african american. There is not a black america and a white america and latino america and asian america.
Thurgood marshall first african american u s. You don t have to teach people how to be human. As a tribute to black history month and this year s theme civil rights in america we have pulled together quotes from various prominent african american older adults to motivate you and to help guide your life.
Black history month at npl laura scruggs on february 18 2016 in inspiration to celebrate black history month the team compiled our favorite inspirational quotes from some of the world s best black photographers including gordon parks eli reed lorna simpson roy decavara and carrie mae weems. Powerful quotes celebrating black history month over the years many black personalities like oprah winfrey maya angelou and w e b. There s the united states of america.
George washington carver. And that s a limited suffrage but it was quite radical at the time. Dubois have fearlessly addressed pressing issues in society such as education identity equality and civil rights and also presented new ideas that have helped shape the world as we know it today and made it a better place to live in.
When you do the common things in life in an uncommon way you will command the attention of the world. Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. Censorship is to art as lynching is to justice idowu koyenikan.
Famous african americans quotes 11 even if it makes others uncomfortable i will love who i am. 40 thought provoking quotes by famous african americans. Our mistreatment was just not right and i was tired of it.
Hate is too great a burden to bear. Henry louis gates jr. For their dedicated effort.
Abraham lincoln before he was killed stood up and you know for the first time from any sitting president stood for the right for suffrage for african american men who had served in the civil war.