The difference between a dreamer and a visionary is that a dreamer has his eyes closed and a visionary has his eyes open.
Martin Luther King
There can be no deep disappointment where there is not deep love.
We refuse to believe that there are insufficient funds in the great vaults of opportunity of this nation.
We know through painful experience that freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor; it must be demanded by the oppressed.
The slaveholders of America had devised with almost scientific precision their systems for keeping the Negro defenseless, emotionally and physically.
I want to be the white man's brother, not his brother-in-law.