|890. To be afraid is to be behave as if the truth were not true.|
Bayard Rustin, 1910-1997 Civil rights activist
|891. He who fears is literally delivered to destruction.|
Howard Thurman, 1899-1981 Minister
|892. Fear is a noose that binds until it strangles.|
Joan Toomer, 1894-1967 Novelist
|893. Sometimes it's worse to win a fight than to lose.|
Billie Holiday, 1915-1959 Blues singer
|894. Fighting is a game where everybody is the loser.|
Zora Neale Hurston, 1891-1960 Writer and Folklorist
|895. All I HAVE to do is be black and die.|
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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: 141.
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