African American Quotations

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1441. Mistakes are a fact of life / It is the response to the error that counts.

Nikki Giovanni, 1943- Poet

1442. Every man got a right to his own mistakes. Ain't no man that ain't made any.

Joe Louis, 1914-1981 Boxing champion

1443. Where there is money there is fighting.

Marian Anderson, 1897-1993 Singer

1444. Money, it turned out, was exactly like sex: you thought of nothing else if you didn't have it, and thought of other things if you did. James Baldwin, 1924-1987 Writer and Activist
1445. Money is a great dignifier.

Paul Laurence Dunbar, 1872-1906 Poet

1446. The important thing is not how much money a person makes; it is what he does with it that matters.

A.G. Gaston, 1892-1993 Businessperson


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