Either you are a citizen or you are not a citizen at all. If you are citizen, you are free; if you're not a citizen you are a slave.
The American Negro has no conception of the hundreds of millions of other non-whites' concern for him: he has no conception of their feeling of brotherhood for and with him.
Someone has to pay. Somewhere, somehow, someone has to pay. When a snake bites your children, you don't go and look for the snake that has blood on it's jaws, any old snake will do. Any old snake will do!
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
As long as you are convinced you have never done anything, you can never do anything.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.