America preaches integration and practices segregation.
It was patriotism, not communism, that inspired me.
History is not hatred.
America is the first country… that can actually have a bloodless revolution.
The white man, in his press, is going to identify me with ‘hate.’
I believe in the brotherhood of man, all men, but I don’t believe in brotherhood with anybody who doesn’t want brotherhood with me. I believe in treating people right, but I’m not going to waste my time trying to treat somebody right who doesn’t know how to return the treatment.
In all our deeds, the proper value and respect for time determines success or failure.
We who follow the Honorable Elijah Muhammad feel that when you try and pass integration laws here in America, forcing white people to pretend that they are accepting black people, what you are doing is making white people act in a hypocritical way.
Power never takes a back step only in the face of more power.
The object of my relationship with Vietnam has been to heal the wounds that exist, particularly among our veterans, and to move forward with a positive relationship,… Apparently some in the Vietnamese government don’t want to do that and that’s their decision.