|543.We are living in a world where your color matters more than your
Sister Souliah, 1964- Rap artist
|544.We all knew that what Jackie Robinson was doing was not just for
himself, but for all of us.|
Hank Aaron, 1934- Baseball star
|545.I suppose that regardless of what any Negro in America might do or how
high he might rise in social status, he still has something in common with every
Claude Brown, 1937- Writer
|546.The love we seek to encourage is within the black community, the only
American community where men call each other "brother" when they meet.|
Stokely Carmichael, 1941- Activist
|547.Let us take our painting and prints and sculptures not only to Atlanta
University, to the art galleries, and to patrons of the arts who have money to
buy them; let us exhibit them where Negro people meet--in the churches, in
the schools and universities, in the associations and clubs and trade unions.
Then let us seek inspiration in the Negro people--a principal and never-ending source.|
Elizabeth Catlett, 1919- Artist
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Publication information: Book title: African American Quotations. Contributors: Richard Newman - Author. Publisher: Oryx Press. Place of publication: Phoenix. Publication year: 1998. Page number: 86.
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