A Quote by Arthur Ashe on community and television

Seven out of 10 black faces you see on television are athletes. The black athlete carries the image of the black community. He carries the cross, in a way, until blacks make inroads in other dimensions.

Arthur Ashe (1943 - 1993)

Source: The New York Public Library Book of 20th Century American Quotations, by Stephen Donadio, 1992

Contributed by: Zaady