|952. No person is your friend who demands your silence or denies your right
Alice Walker, 1944- Writer
|953. Surround yourself only with people who are going to lift you higher.|
Oprah Winfrey, 1954- Entertainer
|954. We need leadership that thinks about the future and asks us to invest
Anita DeFrantz Lawyer and Athlete
|955. I'll wrassle me up a future or die trying.|
Zora Neale Hurston, 1891-1960 Writer and Folklorist
|956. Facing the rising sun of our new day begun, Let us march on 'til victory
James Weldon Johnson, 1871-1938 Writer and Activist
|957. America is too engrossed with the present to have anything but empty
and boastful claims upon the future.|
Alain Locke, 1886-1954 Scholar and Critic
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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: 150.
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