|1086. Heaven is where you'll be when you are OK right where you are.|
Sun Ra, 1914-1993 Musician
|1087. If hell is what we are taught it is, then there will be more Christians
there than all the days in creation.|
Marcus Garvey, 1887-1940 Nationalist leader
|1088. I had a heritage, rich, and nearer than the tongue which gave it voice.
My mind resounded with the words and my blood raced to the rhythm.|
Maya Angelou, 1928- Novelist and Poet
|1089. I hope that when my life ends, I would have added a little beauty,
perception, and quality for those who follow.|
Jacob Lawrence, 1917- Painter
|1090. Children are begging to know who they are. Up until 14, a child needs
to have a strong background in his or her heritage before he or she goes out
into the world.|
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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: 172.
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