A man who cannot be enticed by money or intimidated by the threat of jail or death has two of the strongest weapons that anyone has to offer.
When they wrote the Constitution, only white male landowners had the right to vote.
Black and Jewish leaders have been a coalition of conscience.
Ronald Reagan was older than I was when he ran for president.
Obama used to be a community organizer. He knows how to build communities.
I was born in a slum, but the slum wasn’t born in me.
Time is neutral and does not change things. With courage and initiative, leaders change things.
Great things happen in small places. Jesus was born in Bethlehem. Jesse Jackson was born in Greenville.
Who lives long and who dies prematurely, is the defining issue of our time. And I submit to you, there’s a significant race dimension, it is basically class-driven.
If the states had to vote on slavery, we would have lost the vote.