I thought I could change the world. It took me a hundred years to figure out I can't change the world. I can only change Bessie. And honey, that ain't easy either.
Annie Elizabeth Delany (1891 - 1995)
Source: Famous Black Quotations, ed. Janet Cheatham Bell, 1995.
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