Do not let us despair of the cause of liberty: it is still dear to the hearts of Frenchmen, and we shall one day have the felicity of seeing it established in our beloved country.
Let us look at Jim Crow for the criminal he is and what he has done to one life multiplied millions of times over these United States and the world. He walks us on a tightrope from birth.
Whatever is referred to must exist. Let us call this the axiom of existence.
Let us not pray to be sheltered from dangers but to be fearless when facing them.
Tomorrow let us do or die!
In short, and let us be clear on it: race is not a card. It determines whom the dealer is, and who gets dealt.
I’m a political poet – let us say a ‘human’ poet, a poet that’s concerned with the plight of people who suffer. If words can be of assistance, then that’s what I’m going to use.
Let us make our future now, and let us make our dreams tomorrow’s reality.
It is in the public interest to know what our governors are up to. If they are up to doing good, then they are only too happy to let us know. When they are up to no good, they want that kept secret.
It is convenient that there be gods, and, as it is convenient, let us believe there are.