I'm sick and tired of black and white people of good intent giving aspirin to a society that is dying of a cancerous disease.
Ralph Abernathy (1926 - 1990)
Source: The Book of Quotes, by Barbara Rowes, 1979.
Contributed by: Zaady
You may be assured that we won't ever let your words die. Like the words of our Master, Jesus Christ, they will live in our minds and our hearts and in the souls of black men and white men, brown men and yellow men as long as time shall last.
Source: My Last Letter to Martin.
Bring on your tear gas, bring on your grenades, your new supplies of Mace, your state troopers and even your national guards. But let the record show we ain't going to be turned around.
Source: And the Walls Came Tumbling Down, 1989.
I don't know what the future may hold, but I know who holds the future.
Source: A Way Out of No Way, by Andrew Young, 1994.
Christians should be ready for a change because Jesus was the greatest changer in history.
Source: c. 1962; in My Soul Looks Back, 'Less I Forget, by Dorothy Winbush Riley, 1995.
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