The Egyptians could run to Egypt, the Syrians into Syria. The only place we could run was into the sea, and before we did that we might as well fight.
Men should be judged not by their tint of skin, the gods they serve, the vintage they drink, nor by the way they fight, or love, or sin, but by the quality of the thought they think.
I’m against genocide. I’m against fascism. I’m willing to fight against them so that, in that sense, I think one can still be committed to justice and committed to peace but recognize the circumstances under which one does have to fight.
Let me just say: Peace to you, if you’re willing to fight for it.
Conquer we shall, but, we must first contend! It’s not the fight that crowns us, but the end.
We have two evils to fight, capitalism and racism. We must destroy both racism and capitalism.
I didn’t fight to get women out from behind vacuum cleaners to get them onto the board of Hoover.
The real fight is within the Republican Party to get it to nominate grassroots-type candidates who the public wants, and not just some ‘echo’ of the other side.
But if I thought on it, I would like to be remembered as a brother who loved his people and did everything that I knew to fight for them, the liberation of our people.
The worker must have bread, but she must have roses, too. Help, you women of privilege, give her the ballot to fight with.