I did a lot of things as a Muslim that I am sorry for now.
What I want to know is how the white man, with the blood of black people dripping off his fingers, can have the audacity to be asking black people, ‘Do they hate him?’ That takes a lot of nerve.
Remember, the storm is a good opportunity for the pine and the cypress to show their strength and their stability.
My people are going to learn the principles of democracy, the dictates of truth and the teachings of science. Superstition must go.
A nation which makes the final sacrifice for life and freedom does not get beaten.
Power doesn’t back up in the face of a smile, or in the face of a threat of some kind of nonviolent loving action. It’s not the nature of power to back up in the face of anything but some more power.
I respond very easily to outside events. One’s life is a matter of chance. Nothing that you’ve arranged for yourself works out.
We are not anti-white. But we don’t have time for the white man. The white man is on top already, the white man is the boss already… he has first-class citizenship already. So you are wasting your time talking to the white man. We are working on our own people.
Do you know what integration really means? It means intermarriage. That’s the real point behind it. You can’t have it without intermarriage. And that would result in disintegration of both races.
I believe in human beings, and that all human beings should be respected as such, regardless of their color.