The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.
Malcolm X (1925 - 1965)
Contributed by: Zaady
History is a people's memory, and without a memory, man is demoted to the lower animals.
Power in defense of freedom is greater than power in behalf of tyranny and oppression.
Source: Speech, Black Revolution, New York, 1964
Truth is on the side of the oppressed.
I'm sorry to say that the subject I most disliked was mathematics. I have thought about it. I think the reason was that mathematics leaves no room for argument. If you made a mistake, that was all there was to it.
Power never takes a step back - only in the face of more power.
Speaking like this doesn't mean we are anti-white, but it does mean we're anti-exploitation, we're anti-degradation, we're anti-oppression.
Source: Speech, The Ballot or the Bullet, 1964
The political philosophy of black nationalism means that the black man should control the politics and the politicians in his own community; no more.
My Alma mater was books, a good library . . . . I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
Early in life I had learned that if you want something, you had better make some noise.
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