|1871. There are two things over which you have complete domination,
authority, and control--your mind and your mouth.|
Molefi Asante, 1942- Educator
|1872. We younger Negro artists who create now intend to express our
individual dark-skinned selves without fear or shame. If white people are
pleased, we are glad. If they are not, it doesn't matter.|
Langston Hughes, 1902-1967 Poet and Writer
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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: 300.
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