We must build dikes of courage to hold back the flood of fear.
Whoever wishes to keep a secret must hide the fact that he possesses one.
Any child knows that history can only be a reduced representation of reality, but it must be a true one, not distorted by queer lenses.
Liberalism regards life as an adventure in which we must take risks in new situation, in which there is no guarantee that the new will always be the good or the true, in which progress is a precarious achievement rather than inevitability.
Now, then, in order to understand white supremacy we must dismiss the fallacious notion that white people can give anybody their freedom.
We must go beyond textbooks, go out into the bypaths and untrodden depths of the wilderness and travel and explore and tell the world the glories of our journey.
In time of difficulties, we must not lose sight of our achievements.
The current neglect of the problem can only irritate this deplorable state of affairs. The Black Muslims should constitute a warning to our society, a warning that must be heeded if we are to preserve the society.
I must firmly adhere to the views I have held and practice, that Socialism to succeed must be practical, tolerant, cohesive and consciously compromising with Progressive forces running, if not so far, in parallel lines towards its own goal.
Americans seem sometimes to believe that if you are a thinker you must be a frowning bore, because thinking is so damn serious.