|1276. Nothing is more powerful and liberating than knowledge.|
William H. Gray III, 1941- U.S. Congressperson
|1277. Knowledge is power, and power is the key to changing things.|
Jill Nelson Writer
|1278. The realization of ignorance is the first act of knowing.|
Jean Toomer, 1894-1967 Novelist
|1279. The prime condition of slavery was to keep closed every avenue to
knowledge. The Negro had no estate, no family life. His sole inheritance was
Booker T. Washington, 1856-1915 Educator
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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: 202.
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