Authors that match 'black'.

Bob Black American Activist (1951-)
Cilla Black British Musician (1943-)
Claudia Black Australian Actress (1972-)
Clint Black American Musician (1962-)
Cofer Black American Public Servant (1950-)
Conrad Black British Businessman (1944-)
Davidson Black Canadian Scientist (1884-1934)
Frank Black American Musician (1965-)
Harold Stephen Black American Inventor (1898-1983)
Hugo Black American Judge (1886-1971)
Jack Black American Actor (1969-)
James W. Black Scottish Scientist (1924-)
Jimmy Carl Black American Musician (1938-)
Karen Black American Actress (1939-)
Lewis Black American Comedian (1948-)
Marsha Blackburn American Politician (1952-)
John Stuart Blackie Scottish Writer (1809-1895)
Honor Blackman British Actress (1927-)
Richard Blackmore English Poet (1654-1729)
Ritchie Blackmore English Musician (1945-)
Susan Blackmore English Writer (1951-)
Harry A. Blackmun American Judge (1908-1999)
Harry Blackstone, Jr. American Celebrity (1934-)
William Blackstone English Judge (1723-1780)
Alice Stone Blackwell American Journalist (1857-1950)
Antoinette Brown Blackwell American Clergyman (1825-1921)
Elizabeth Blackwell American Scientist (1821-1910)
Kenneth Blackwell American Politician (1948-)
Otis Blackwell American Musician (1932-2002)
Algernon H. Blackwood (-)
Nina Blackwood Celebrity (1955-)
Black Elk Leader (1863-1950)
Black Kettle American Leader (-)

Quotations that match 'black'.

I don't have an objective overview of Black Sunday.
[ Black Objective Overview Sunday]
I'm a little bit more unusual so I consider myself as the black sheep.
[ Bit Black Consider Little More Myself Sheep Unusual]
There are no black people in Iraq, so how will they know who to shoot at?
[ Black How Iraq Know Shoot Will]
In the early days, we just wore black onstage. Very bold, my dear. Then we introduced white, for variety, and it simply grew and grew.
[ Black Bold Days Dear Early Grew Introduced Just Onstage Simply Then Variety Very White Wore]
My father kept his distance from working-class American blacks.
[ American Blacks Distance Father His Kept Working-Class Working-Class]
The Sixth Sense is not a good white film. Insomnia is not a good white film. They're just good films. So why we can't we have good films that happen to have black people, or Asian, or Latino, or any other minority group in them?
[ Any Asian Black Film Films Good Group Happen Insomnia Just Latino Minority Other Sense Sixth Them White Why]
People from major labels were afraid to go to Black Flag gigs throughout most of the band's existence. They treated our gigs as something threatening. I'm sure that it probably was. They probably had reasons to be scared.
[ Afraid Band Black Existence Flag Gigs Go Had Labels Major Most Our Probably Reasons Scared Something Sure Threatening Throughout Treated Were]
I did it to myself. It wasn't society... it wasn't a pusher, it wasn't being blind or being black or being poor. It was all my doing.
[ Being Black Blind Did Doing Myself Poor Society]
Too many whites still see blacks as a group apart.
[ Apart Blacks Group Many See Still Too Whites]
Another Black Label motto. That's what I think life is. It's just another bridge to cross. You ask no questions. Whatever work it is you gotta do, you gotta go over it, under it, through it, around it, to do it.
[ Another Around Ask Black Bridge Cross Go Gotta Just Label Life Motto Over Questions Think Through Under Whatever Work]
The American Race is marked by a brown complexion; long, black, lank hair; and deficient beard.
[ American Beard Black Brown Complexion Deficient Hair Long Marked Race]
Many of my friends were blacklisted. America should be ashamed of it forever.
[ America Ashamed Blacklisted Forever Friends Many Should Were]
They have what you call a black night where they have black people come in for just one night only to watch comedy, and you get all your local drug dealers, thugs, prostitutes, all of them come in, sit down, and listen to you tell jokes. They the hardest people to make laugh.
[ Black Call Come Comedy Dealers Down Get Hardest Jokes Just Laugh Listen Local Make Night Only Sit Tell Them Thugs Watch Where Your]
That's true but I think the contemporary problem that we are facing increasing numbers of black people and other people of color being thrown into a status that involves work in alternative economies and increasing numbers of people who are incarcerated.
[ Alternative Being Black Color Contemporary Economies Facing Increasing Into Involves Numbers Other Problem Status Think Thrown True Work]
Every now and then you get a nice Jewish kid who likes black people and they would come in, and it would be a stream of them, and have black friends and really feel the black struggle on the acting tip and it's a reason why all of us are not dying in the movie.
[ Acting Black Come Dying Every Feel Friends Get Jewish Kid Likes Movie Nice Now Really Reason Stream Struggle Them Then Tip Us Why Would]
A lot of times black actors get stuck in a box. They're up against a lot of limitations for the kind of films that they get approached about. It's easy to get stuck in a box and just be approached about nothing but urban films.
[ Actors Against Approached Black Box Easy Films Get Just Kind Limitations Lot Nothing Stuck Times Up Urban]
I am really enjoying the new Martin Luther King Jr stamp - just think about all those white bigots, licking the backside of a black man.
[ Am Backside Bigots Black Enjoying Jr Just King Licking Luther Man Martin New Really Stamp Think Those White]
Since 1957, black people have experienced double-digit unemployment - in good times and bad times. Look at the population of African Americans in prison. They represent more than half the population of prisoners in the country, 55 percent of those on death row.
[ African Americans Bad Black Country Death Double-Digit Experienced Good Half Look More Percent Population Prison Prisoners Represent Row Since Than Those Times Unemployment]
I'm black, and black don't crack. It does droop.
[ Black Crack Does Droop]
You are young, gifted, and Black. We must begin to tell our young, There's a world waiting for you, Yours is the quest that's just begun.
[ Begin Begun Black Gifted Just Must Our Quest Tell Waiting World Young Yours]
It's a dumb question, because I don't look at things as a black director, just as a director, so ask me as a director first and we can segue into the colour thing later.
[ Ask Because Black Colour Director Dumb First Into Just Later Look Question Thing Things]
Which is probably the reason why I work exclusively in black and white... to highlight that contrast.
[ Black Contrast Exclusively Highlight Probably Reason Which White Why Work]
Do not call for black power or green power. Call for brain power. Equality
[ Black Brain Call Green Power]
I was just very interested in the American frontier and the growth of capitalism - those enormous fortunes that were being made, more often than not, on the blood of poor people, black people, Indian people. They were the ones who paid very dearly for those great fortunes.
[ American Being Black Blood Capitalism Dearly Enormous Fortunes Frontier Great Growth Indian Interested Just Made More Often Ones Paid Poor Than Those Very Were]
I love... anything in black and white. Just put it on the TV, I'll watch.
[ Anything Black Just Love Put Tv Watch White]
I haven't done a lot of things in my career that my kids can watch, because they are 8, 6 and 3, and they are pretty young; so given the concepts that the film was about a superhero, it was a black superhero, and it was a father and son type partnership.
[ Because Black Career Concepts Done Father Film Given Haven Kids Lot Partnership Pretty Son Superhero Things Type Watch Young]
From a reality perspective, I'm sure part of that is true, but this is the largest blackout in U.S. history. If that is not a signal that we have got a problem that needs to be fixed, I don't know what is.
[ Blackout Fixed Got History Know Largest Needs Part Perspective Problem Reality Signal Sure True]
It doesn't matter if a cat is black or white, so long as it catches mice.
[ Black Cat Catches Long Matter Mice White]
This is about black people selling out other black people.
[ Black Other Out Selling]
It is no good getting furious if you get stuck. What I do is keep thinking about the problem but work on something else. Sometimes it is years before I see the way forward. In the case of information loss and black holes, it was 29 years.
[ Before Black Case Else Forward Furious Get Getting Good Holes Information Keep Loss Problem See Something Sometimes Stuck Thinking Way Work Years]
Black people dominate sports in the United States. 20% of the population and 90% of the final four.
[ Black Dominate Final Four Population Sports States United]
The realities are that, you know, as a black man, you know, Barack can get shot going to the gas station, you know.
[ Barack Black Gas Get Going Know Man Realities Shot Station]
I do not expect the white media to create positive black male images.
[ Black Create Expect Images Male Media Positive White]
I try to speak my points of view about black America, and how I feel about black men and the role that black men should play in their lives with their children and in their lives with their women.
[ America Black Children Feel How Lives Men Play Points Role Should Speak Their Try View Women]
We're not thought of in terms of color because we are entertainers. We are there to entertain you not because we are black, white, pink, or green or gay or straight or because we are Catholic or Protestant.
[ Because Black Catholic Color Entertain Entertainers Gay Green Pink Protestant Straight Terms Thought White]
There's always some kind of blacklist throughout history. But the difference is, in America they usually let you live.
[ Always America Blacklist Difference History Kind Live Some Throughout Usually]
Segregation was wrong when it was forced by white people, and I believe it is still wrong when it is requested by black people.
[ Believe Black Forced Requested Segregation Still White Wrong]
Racism, in the first place, is a weapon used by the wealthy to increase the profits they bring in by paying Black workers less for their work.
[ Black Bring First Increase Less Paying Place Profits Racism Their Used Wealthy Weapon Work Workers]
After Jackie Robinson the most important black in baseball history is Reggie Jackson, I really mean that.
[ After Baseball Black History Important Jackie Jackson Mean Most Really Robinson]
Even drawing gray hair at all is difficult to render in black and white.
[ Black Difficult Drawing Even Gray Hair Render White]
It wasn't until I went to Korea out of high school and got exposed to the martial arts for the first time and was just completely enamored with the physical ability of the martial arts and making my black belt.
[ Ability Arts Belt Black Completely Enamored Exposed First Got High Just Korea Making Martial Out Physical School Time Until Went]
How did we suddenly become entranced with gangster culture? I saw it this morning on campus. When did the black community say we should all look like criminals?
[ Become Black Campus Community Criminals Culture Did Entranced Gangster How Look Morning Saw Say Should Suddenly]
A lot of times black folks look for love in all the wrong places. You're always looking for somebody to love you, be accepted, and there's the insecurities that are even transmitted through rap. Everyone is trying to aim to please too much.
[ Accepted Aim Always Black Even Everyone Folks Insecurities Look Looking Lot Love Much Places Please Rap Somebody Through Times Too Transmitted Trying Wrong]
I like music that's more offensive. I like it to sound like nails on a blackboard, get me wild.
[ Get More Music Nails Offensive Sound Wild]
The savage repression of blacks, which can be estimated by reading the obituary columns of the nation's dailies, Fred Hampton, etc., has not failed to register on the black inmates.
[ Black Blacks Columns Dailies Estimated Etc Failed Fred Hampton Inmates Nation Obituary Reading Register Repression Savage Which]
Relations between black and white would be greatly improved if we were more accepting of our fears and our feelings and more vocal about it.
[ Accepting Between Black Fears Feelings Greatly Improved More Our Relations Vocal Were White Would]
When I was studying... there weren't any black concert pianists. My choices were intuitive, and I had the technique to do it. People have heard my music and heard the classic in it, so I have become known as a black classical pianist.
[ Any Become Black Choices Classic Classical Concert Had Heard Intuitive Known Music Pianist Pianists Studying Technique Were Weren]
I have been wearing black, which was a reaction to the Ginger thing. But now I have hopes and I can be anything. Tomorrow I might be naked with a feather boa, who knows?
[ Anything Been Black Boa Feather Ginger Hopes Knows Might Naked Now Reaction Thing Tomorrow Wearing Which]
The people who couldn't get out of New Orleans to escape the storm were predominantly Black.
[ Black Escape Get New Orleans Out Predominantly Storm Were]
We think the Puritans always dressed in black and white, which they didn't. They loved very bright colors. And there were other differences in perceptions that gave one a very different view of them.
[ Always Black Bright Colors Differences Different Dressed Gave Loved Other Perceptions Them Think Very View Were Which White]
There has always been quite a strong black and white art tradition in Australia, with quite a large contingent of cartoonists, given the size of the population.
[ Always Art Australia Been Black Cartoonists Contingent Given Large Population Quite Size Strong Tradition White]
If I were to call it black music, that would be untrue. I don't know what that is, unless it would be some African drums or something.
[ African Black Call Drums Know Music Some Something Unless Untrue Were Would]
I talked to members of my family, and did some personal research that didn't really have anything to do with the time and place I was writing about, but that gave me a feeling of the experience of being black in a time and place where it was very difficult to be black.
[ Anything Being Black Did Difficult Experience Family Feeling Gave Members Personal Place Really Research Some Talked Time Very Where Writing]
In the days of segregation, when blacks were limited to certain neighborhoods, you could look around the black community and identify who the leaders were.
[ Around Black Blacks Certain Community Could Days Identify Leaders Limited Look Neighborhoods Segregation Were]
I'm half Jewish, I'm half black, I look in-between. I dress funny. I play all these different styles of music on one record. It's like, What is he doing?
[ Black Different Doing Dress Funny Half In-Between Jewish Look Music Play Record Styles These]
Ethnic life in the United States has become a sort of contest like baseball in which the blacks are always the Chicago Cubs.
[ Always Baseball Become Blacks Chicago Contest Cubs Ethnic Life Sort States United Which]
For sleep, one needs endless depths of blackness to sink into; daylight is too shallow, it will not cover one.
[ Blackness Cover Daylight Depths Endless Into Needs Shallow Sink Sleep Too Will]
We procured from an Indian a weasel perfectly white except the extremity of the tail which was black: great numbers of wild geese are passing to the south, but their flight is too high for us to procure any of them.
[ Any Black Except Extremity Flight Geese Great High Indian Numbers Passing Perfectly Procure Procured South Tail Their Them Too Us Weasel Which White Wild]
Yeah, I did see where the people dissing me were coming from. But, it's like, anything that happened in the past between black and white, I can't really speak on it, because I wasn't there. I don't feel like me being born the color I am makes me any less of a person.
[ Am Any Anything Because Being Between Black Born Color Coming Did Dissing Feel Happened Less Makes Past Person Really See Speak Were Where White Yeah]
If we should ever get to Heaven, we shall find nobody to reproach us for being black, or for being slaves.
[ Being Black Ever Find Get Heaven Nobody Reproach Shall Should Slaves Us]
Being black is not a matter of pigmentation - being black is a reflection of a mental attitude.
[ Attitude Being Black Matter Mental Pigmentation Reflection]
From the beginning, it has been a no-no for a black man to touch a white woman.
[ Been Beginning Black Man Touch White Woman]
But I know that the vote of 9 out of 10 black Americans for the Democratic Party or for leftist kinds of policies just is not reflective of their opinions.
[ Americans Black Democratic Just Kinds Know Leftist Opinions Out Party Policies Reflective Their Vote]
Look into any man's heart you please, and you will always find, in every one, at least one black spot which he has to keep concealed.
[ Always Any Black Concealed Every Find Heart Into Keep Least Look Man Please Spot Which Will]
They put chains on me; they chained my waist, my legs. Put me in the back of a squad car, and I literally blacked out. I didn't even - there's whole pieces missing.
[ Back Car Chained Chains Even Legs Literally Missing Out Pieces Put Squad Waist Whole]
We were alone. Where, I could not say, hardly imagine. All was black, and such a dense black that, after some minutes, my eyes had not been able to discern even the faintest glimmer.
[ Able After Alone Been Black Could Dense Discern Even Eyes Faintest Had Hardly Imagine Minutes Say Some Such Were Where]
Black beauty - he's a dark horse.
[ Beauty Black Dark Horse]
If we became students of Malcolm X, we would not have young black men out there killing each other like they're killing each other now. Young black men would not be impregnating young black women at the rate going on now. We'd not have the drugs we have now, or the alcoholism.
[ Alcoholism Became Black Each Going Killing Malcolm Men Now Other Out Rate Students Women Would Young]
Color can do anything that black-and-white can.
[ Anything Black-And-White Color]
The black holes of nature are the most perfect macroscopic objects there are in the universe: the only elements in their construction are our concepts of space and time.
[ Black Concepts Construction Elements Holes Macroscopic Most Nature Objects Only Our Perfect Space Their Time Universe]
I wanted to learn how to paint rather than just doing black-and-white work.
[ Black-And-White Doing How Just Learn Paint Rather Than Wanted Work]
It is hard for a black man to just be himself. We spend so much time in defense of something that is indefensible because there is nothing to defend.
[ Because Black Defend Defense Hard Himself Indefensible Just Man Much Nothing Something Spend Time]
As I've said repeatedly, Republicans are very good at describing things in black and white; Democrats are very good at describing the 11 shades of gray.
[ Black Democrats Describing Good Gray Repeatedly Republicans Said Shades Things Very White]
I thought comedians had to have black on their faces or red beards.
[ Beards Black Comedians Faces Had Red Their Thought]
When it came to political power, blacks need not apply. Add to this steaming stew the growing tensions over the Vietnam War and the movement for civil rights, and you had plenty of elements to fire the imagination of a novice journalist.
[ Add Apply Blacks Came Civil Elements Fire Growing Had Imagination Journalist Movement Need Novice Over Plenty Political Power Rights Stew Tensions Vietnam War]
The white men of the South had better make up their minds that the blacks will remain in the South just as long as corn will tassel and cotton will bloom into whiteness.
[ Better Blacks Bloom Corn Cotton Had Into Just Long Make Men Minds Remain South Their Up White Whiteness Will]
We knew then what we know now; only exemplary blacks are acceptable.
[ Acceptable Blacks Exemplary Knew Know Now Only Then]
Legitimate revolution must be led by, made by those who have been most oppressed: black, brown, yellow, red, and white women-with men relating to that the best they can.
[ Been Best Black Brown Led Legitimate Made Men Most Must Oppressed Red Relating Revolution Those White Yellow]
I have been dealing with back problems since 1995 when I was with the Blackhawks, and I've only missed part of one season because of it. That was last season in Toronto.
[ Back Because Been Dealing Last Missed Only Part Problems Season Since Toronto]
If you ain't got your black hat, there ain't no use in filling out an application.
[ Application Black Filling Got Hat Out Use Your]
I am for violence if non-violence means we continue postponing a solution to the American black man's problem just to avoid violence.
[ Am American Avoid Black Continue Just Man Means Non-Violence Postponing Problem Solution Violence]
The myths that are created about the South, about the way we grew up, about black people, are wrong.
[ Black Created Grew Myths South Up Way Wrong]
Blue, green, grey, white, or black; smooth, ruffled, or mountainous; that ocean is not silent.
[ Black Blue Green Grey Ocean Silent Smooth White]
I am a feminist, and what that means to me is much the same as the meaning of the fact that I am Black: it means that I must undertake to love myself and to respect myself as though my very life depends upon self-love and self-respect.
[ Am Black Depends Fact Feminist Life Love Meaning Means Much Must Myself Respect Same Self-Love Self-Respect Though Undertake Upon Very]
It is a call for black people in this country to unite, to recognize their heritage, to build a sense of community. It is a call for black people to define their own goals, to lead their own organizations.
[ Black Build Call Community Country Define Goals Heritage Lead Organizations Own Recognize Sense Their Unite]
In fact, there is clear evidence of black intellectual superiority: in 1984, 92 percent of blacks voted to retire Ronald Reagan, compared to only 36 percent of whites.
[ Black Blacks Clear Compared Evidence Fact Intellectual Only Percent Reagan Retire Ronald Superiority Voted Whites]
At the end of all this, Russia held in her hands a vast belt of land running from the Baltic sea in the north to the Black Sea in the south, comprising eleven nations with a population of 100 million people.
[ Baltic Belt Black Eleven End Hands Held Her Land Million Nations North Population Running Russia Sea South Vast]
Besides black art, there is only automation and mechanization.
[ Art Automation Besides Black Only]
In a completely integrated unit where you'd have white soldiers, particularly from southern states, serving under black noncommissioned officers or officers... I think you would have a problem definitely.
[ Black Completely Definitely Integrated Officers Particularly Problem Serving Soldiers Southern States Think Under Unit Where White Would]
I've said that playing the blues is like having to be black twice. Stevie Ray Vaughan missed on both counts, but I never noticed. Music
[ Black Blues Both Counts Having Missed Never Noticed Playing Ray Said Stevie Twice Vaughan]
That doll looks more like a black man than me.
[ Black Doll Looks Man More Than]
Let's say black, the whole black religious experience, here, is very impressive to me, because when I first arrived I realized that people carry their faith with so much pride.
[ Arrived Because Black Carry Experience Faith First Here Impressive Much Pride Realized Religious Say Their Very Whole]
On the one hand, there is no reason that a black person needs to live a portion of his or her life being concerned about the people of color around him. On the other hand, if you don't you're crazy.
[ Around Being Black Color Concerned Crazy Hand Her Him His Life Live Needs Other Person Portion Reason]
Good communication is as stimulating as black coffee, and just as hard.
[ Black Coffee Communication Good Hard Just Stimulating]
If you're black in America, race is a factor in your life. Start with that assumption.
[ America Assumption Black Factor Life Race Start Your]
I was very young at the time, and I mainly appreciated their vocal qualities, even though I was already living as they did - as black performers in a white world.
[ Already Appreciated Black Did Even Living Mainly Performers Qualities Their Though Time Very Vocal White World Young]
Arthur Ashe had been the first black athlete to play Johannesburg at the time of apartheid.
[ Apartheid Arthur Ashe Athlete Been Black First Had Johannesburg Play Time]
Among the many important provisions in the energy bill are the creation of an estimated half million new jobs, increased oil production, blackout protection, controlling fertilizer costs by stabilizing natural gas prices and enacting new efficiency benchmarks.
[ Among Bill Blackout Controlling Costs Creation Efficiency Enacting Energy Estimated Fertilizer Gas Half Important Increased Jobs Many Million Natural New Oil Prices Production Protection Provisions]
Americans are inclined to see the world and foreign affairs in black and white.
[ Affairs Americans Black Foreign Inclined See White World]
I took a private lesson, but it didn't really work out, so I went back to playing along with records. That's really the thing that got me into playing a lot - getting excited about playing along with my favorite bands like Zeppelin and Black Sabbath.
[ Along Back Bands Black Excited Favorite Getting Got Into Lesson Lot Out Playing Private Really Records Sabbath Thing Took Went Work Zeppelin]
But it is true that some magazines have a policy to show only a certain amount of black girls on their covers. Naomi is right. It's not fair, and I wish it would change.
[ Amount Black Certain Change Covers Fair Girls Magazines Naomi Only Policy Right Show Some Their True Wish Would]
I am going to stop calling you a white man and I'm going to ask you to stop calling me a black man.
[ Am Ask Black Calling Going Man Stop White]
They that are against superstition oftentimes run into it of the wrong side. If I wear all colors but black, then I am superstitious in not wearing black.
[ Against Am Black Colors Into Oftentimes Run Side Superstition Superstitious Then Wear Wearing Wrong]
My dad loved black singers. So listening to New Orleans music, eventually I wanted to play an instrument.
[ Black Dad Eventually Instrument Listening Loved Music New Orleans Play Singers Wanted]
The black situation has changed. They finally realized they're Americans.
[ Americans Black Changed Finally Realized Situation]
He was a professional rugby player in the area that I played as a youngster. So a lot of people who I went to school with knew who he was and knew that he was black. So I would get racist taunts in school.
[ Area Black Get Knew Lot Played Player Professional Rugby School Taunts Went Would Youngster]
Why would you create a movie for black people if you don't understand the history and perspective of the people you are doing it for? You need historical perspective to make sound decisions.
[ Black Create Decisions Doing Historical History Make Movie Need Perspective Sound Understand Why Would]
I'm really busted up over this and I'm very, very sorry to those people in the audience, the blacks, the Hispanics, whites - everyone that was there that took the brunt of that anger and hate and rage and how it came through.
[ Anger Audience Blacks Brunt Busted Came Everyone Hate Hispanics How Over Rage Really Sorry Those Through Took Up Very Whites]
And, well of course, Count Basie, and I think all of the black bands of the late thirties and early forties, bands with real players. They had an influence on everybody, not just drummers.
[ Bands Basie Black Count Course Drummers Early Everybody Forties Had Influence Just Late Players Real Think Thirties Well]
But suppose God is black? What if we go to Heaven and we, all our lives, have treated the Negro as an inferior, and God is there, and we look up and He is not white? What then is our response?
[ Black Go God Heaven Inferior Lives Look Negro Our Response Suppose Then Treated Up White]
Hockey is a sport for white men. Basketball is a sport for black men. Golf is a sport for white men dressed like black pimps. Sports
[ Basketball Black Dressed Golf Hockey Men Pimps Sport White]
Einstein got most of the things right about black holes. I'm not an expert, I must admit.
[ Admit Black Einstein Expert Got Holes Most Must Right Things]
But, I understand that Black Comb and Whistler are supposed to be great for snowboarding. So I am looking forward to going there someday soon.
[ Am Black Comb Forward Going Great Looking Snowboarding Someday Soon Supposed Understand Whistler]
You know, one of the things I like about this world, or at least I like about the way we're presenting this world, is these issues are terribly complicated - not nearly as black and white as we're led to believe.
[ Believe Black Complicated Issues Know Least Led Nearly Presenting Terribly These Things Way White World]
Black Comedy is a farce that is played in the dark, as you know, with the lights full on. It's the Chinese convention of reversing light and dark, and exactly where anybody is at any given moment is the play.
[ Any Anybody Black Chinese Comedy Convention Dark Exactly Farce Full Given Know Light Lights Moment Play Played Reversing Where]
I replaced Walsh, I replaced Blackmore, now I just gotta be me.
[ Gotta Just Now Replaced Walsh]
If O.J. had been accused of killing his black wife, you would not have seen the same passion stirred up.
[ Accused Been Black Had His Killing Passion Same Seen Stirred Up Wife Would]
I think my work shows that I love women. I understand where these types of criticisms are coming from because black people have been so dogged out in the media, they're just extra sensitive.
[ Because Been Black Coming Criticisms Dogged Extra Just Love Media Out Sensitive Shows These Think Types Understand Where Women Work]
Sometimes I wonder if I got lulled into not wanting things because I grew up black in this country.
[ Because Black Country Got Grew Into Lulled Sometimes Things Up Wanting Wonder]
Black people must address itself to the causes of poverty. That's oppression in this country.
[ Address Black Causes Country Itself Must Oppression Poverty]
Black is not a color.
[ Black Color]
When Kubrick decided to go the black comedy route with his movie, he thought of me to give it that flavor.
[ Black Comedy Decided Flavor Give Go His Kubrick Movie Route Thought]
My Soul to Keep is the ultimate love story with a black man and a black woman. I call it the ultimate love story. It's about an immortal. We're shooting for this Fall and that's been a six year development right there.
[ Been Black Call Development Fall Immortal Keep Love Man Right Shooting Six Soul Story Ultimate Woman Year]
The only politics in this country that's relevant to black people today is the politics of revolution... none other.
[ Black Country None Only Other Politics Relevant Revolution Today]
I don't want to have people brought in simply because they are black or Asian.
[ Asian Because Black Brought Simply Want]
Working with Benny was important for me and for black musicians in general.
[ Benny Black General Important Musicians Working]
I think it's because it was an emotional story, and emotions come through much stronger in black and white. Colour is distracting in a way, it pleases the eye but it doesn't necessarily reach the heart.
[ Because Black Colour Come Distracting Emotional Emotions Eye Heart Much Necessarily Pleases Reach Story Stronger Think Through Way White]
It's not impossible for a woman - a Black woman - to become President.
[ Become Black Impossible President Woman]
I'm a black American, I am proud of my race. I am proud of who I am. I have a lot of pride and dignity.
[ Am American Black Dignity Lot Pride Proud Race]
Every white will have its black, And every sweet its sour.
[ Black Every Sour Sweet White Will]
No one who's white thinks he's innocent. No one who's black thinks he's guilty.
[ Black Guilty Innocent Thinks White]
Socialism is a fraud, a comedy, a phantom, a blackmail.
[ Blackmail Comedy Fraud Phantom Socialism]
I played with the Birmingham Black Barons. I was making 500 at 14. That was a lot of money in those days.
[ Birmingham Black Days Lot Making Money Played Those]
Black literature is taught as sociology, as tolerance, not as a serious, rigorous art form.
[ Art Black Form Literature Rigorous Serious Sociology Taught Tolerance]
Sometimes I'll hear a phrase or a word and write it down in my little black notebook (a writer's best mate), then come back to it and work a plot around it.
[ Around Back Best Black Come Down Hear Little Mate Notebook Phrase Plot Sometimes Then Word Work Write Writer]
A lie which is half a truth is ever the blackest of lies.
[ Blackest Ever Half Lie Lies Truth Which]
I don't display my plaques and honors. They are hidden behind a black curtain in my work room at home.
[ Behind Black Curtain Display Hidden Home Honors Room Work]
All the other books ask, 'What's it like?' What was World War II like for the young kid at Normandy, or what is work like for a woman having a job for the first time in her life? What's it like to be black or white?
[ Ask Black Books First Having Her Ii Job Kid Life Other Time War White Woman Work World Young]
The man does not beat your head because you got a Cadillac or because you got a Ford; he beats you because you're black!
[ Beat Beats Because Black Cadillac Does Ford Got Head Man Your]
To me, the black black woman is our essential mother, the blacker she is the more us she is and to see the hatred that is turned on her is enough to make me despair, almost entirely, of our future as a people.
[ Almost Black Despair Enough Entirely Essential Future Hatred Her Make More Mother Our See She Turned Us Woman]
Testimony is an integral part of the Black religious tradition. It is the occasion where the believer stands before the community of faith in order to give account of the hope that is in him or her.
[ Account Before Believer Black Community Faith Give Her Him Hope Integral Occasion Order Part Religious Stands Testimony Tradition Where]
Today my passion is still black and white. Today if I have an array of cameras in front of me the one I would reach for that I would feel most comfortable with would be a 4 X 5 View camera. I was once working in a sort of soft light situation.
[ Array Black Camera Cameras Comfortable Feel Front Light Most Once Passion Reach Situation Soft Sort Still Today View White Working Would]
Black Power is giving power to people who have not had power to determine their destiny.
[ Black Destiny Determine Giving Had Power Their]
Illegal immigrants are beginning to comprise a black market class of workers in our society, jeopardizing the financial health of companies which play by the rules, while themselves vulnerable to the exploitation by those willing to take advantage of their illegal status.
[ Advantage Beginning Black Class Companies Comprise Exploitation Financial Health Illegal Immigrants Jeopardizing Market Our Play Rules Society Status Take Their Themselves Those Vulnerable Which While Willing Workers]
Black women, whose experience is unique, are seldom recognized as a particular social-cultural entity and are seldom thought to be important enough for serious scholarly consideration.
[ Black Consideration Enough Entity Experience Important Particular Recognized Scholarly Seldom Serious Thought Unique Whose Women]
Black history is American history.
[ American Black History]
You may be assured that we won't ever let your words die. Like the words of our Master, Jesus Christ, they will live in our minds and our hearts and in the souls of black men and white men, brown men and yellow men as long as time shall last.
[ Assured Black Brown Christ Die Ever Hearts Jesus Last Live Long Master May Men Minds Our Shall Souls Time White Will Won Words Yellow Your]
When the civil rights battle was won, all the Jews and hippies and artists were middle class white people and all the blacks were still poor. Materially, not much changed.
[ Artists Battle Blacks Changed Civil Class Hippies Jews Materially Middle Much Poor Rights Still Were White Won]
I'm lying in my bed, blanket is warm, this body will never keep me safe from harm. I still feel your hair, black ribbons of coal. Touch my skin to keep me whole. If only you'd come back to me. To feel you at my side, wouldn't need no Mojo Pin to keep me satisfied.
[ Back Bed Black Blanket Body Coal Come Feel Hair Harm Keep Lying Need Never Only Pin Ribbons Safe Satisfied Side Skin Still Touch Warm Whole Will Your]
In discussions around the hiring and firing of Black faculty at universities, the charge is frequently heard that Black women are more easily hired than are Black men.
[ Around Black Charge Discussions Easily Faculty Firing Frequently Heard Hired Hiring Men More Than Universities Women]
The wealth of south Florida, but even more important, the meaning and significance of south Florida lies in the black muck of the Everglades and the inevitable development of this country to be the great tropic agricultural center of the world.
[ Agricultural Black Center Country Development Even Everglades Florida Great Important Inevitable Lies Meaning More Muck Significance South Wealth World]
I decided, if I'm going to be poor and black and all, the least thing I'm going to do is to try and find out who I am. I created everything about me.
[ Am Black Created Decided Everything Find Going Least Out Poor Thing Try]
You know, people who almost - yeah, there's a slight reluctance there - but there's also an ambiguity. What are their morals? What is their code of living. What are they really doing here. And it is just interesting because it is never black or white.
[ Almost Also Ambiguity Because Black Code Doing Here Interesting Just Know Living Morals Never Really Reluctance Slight Their White Yeah]
However painful it may be for me to accept this conclusion, I am obliged to state it: for the black man there is only one destiny. And it is white.
[ Accept Am Black Conclusion Destiny However Man May Obliged Only Painful State White]
What doctor does not need platform heels and dark black eyeliner to treat their patients?
[ Black Dark Doctor Does Heels Need Patients Platform Their Treat]
Any effects created before 1975 were done with either tape or echo chambers or some kind of acoustic treatment. No magic black boxes!
[ Acoustic Any Before Black Boxes Chambers Created Done Echo Effects Either Kind Magic Some Tape Treatment Were]
Evolutionary cosmology formulates theories in which a universe is capable of giving rise to and generating future universes out of itself, within black holes or whatever.
[ Black Capable Cosmology Evolutionary Formulates Future Generating Giving Holes Itself Out Rise Theories Universe Universes Whatever Which Within]
Life isn't black and white. It's a million gray areas, don't you find?
[ Areas Black Find Gray Life Million White]
I have reached a state in life where I can buy a whole house full of chairs and can bump into them until they are black and blue.
[ Black Blue Bump Buy Chairs Full House Into Life Reached State Them Until Where Whole]
When you say that you are a race man, it means that you embrace the entire black community regardless of the hue, whether somebody is very light and could pass for possibly white or someone is very dark.
[ Black Community Could Dark Embrace Entire Hue Light Man Means Pass Possibly Race Regardless Say Somebody Someone Very Whether White]
I'm not fighting any causes. I'm black, everybody can see that, but I am a storyteller for the masses.
[ Am Any Black Causes Everybody Fighting Masses See Storyteller]
Pulling the plug on the BlackBerry could cost corporate America millions of dollars. The BlackBerry is more than e-mail but a handheld office, and if you shut down the BlackBerry, you shut off the data that powers American business.
[ America American Blackberry Business Corporate Cost Could Data Dollars Down E-Mail Handheld Millions More Off Office Plug Powers Pulling Shut Than]
My identity is very clear to me now, I am a black woman.
[ Am Black Clear Identity Now Very Woman]
Yeah I think Pitch Black was edgy, I think that's what worked for our film.
[ Black Edgy Film Our Pitch Think Worked Yeah]
There is no one right now in my judgment that can unite the Black electorate in such a way to present our agenda to a nominee to have them forthrightly address our concerns.
[ Address Agenda Black Concerns Electorate Forthrightly Judgment Nominee Now Our Present Right Such Them Unite Way]
After all, the wool of a black sheep is just as warm.
[ After Black Just Sheep Warm Wool]
Watching television is like taking black spray paint to your third eye.
[ Black Eye Paint Spray Taking Television Third Watching Your]
There are very few really stark black and white stories.
[ Black Few Really Stark Stories Very White]
You know what black hatred women feel toward me as soon as they see me, until I return inside my shell, they use every possible weapon. As soon as a generous man tries to help me out, a woman is here to hold his arm and prevent him from acting.
[ Acting Arm Black Every Feel Generous Hatred Help Here Him His Hold Inside Know Man Out Possible Prevent Return See Shell Soon Toward Tries Until Use Weapon Woman Women]
There is no such thing as a black middle class.
[ Black Class Middle Such Thing]
I was told all my life I was part Cherokee. Then it was Crow. The latest is Blackfoot.
[ Cherokee Crow Latest Life Part Then Told]
It is not that Shakespeare's art is in technicolor and fancy, and that real life is black and white and tedious. The life that Shakespeare was living was the only life he had, and he had to use it to create what he was doing.
[ Art Black Create Doing Fancy Had Life Living Only Real Shakespeare Tedious Use White]
Did people think I sounded black? Totally, but that was a marketing tool as well, but also this is how I grew up and these are my influences.
[ Also Black Did Grew How Influences Marketing Sounded These Think Tool Totally Up Well]
No one had ever told me that whites were supposed to sing one kind of music and blacks another - I sang what I liked in the only voice I had.
[ Another Blacks Ever Had Kind Liked Music Only Sang Sing Supposed Told Voice Were Whites]
In Hollywood through the 50s, there were black, English, and Middle European housekeepers and maids.
[ Black English European Hollywood Maids Middle Through Were]
I heard we'll get you a pass because we know you're married to a black woman. You're married to a sister so we'll give you that pass but also, those who know me but also if they look at the body of work, it is the bigger picture.
[ Also Because Bigger Black Body Get Give Heard Know Look Married Pass Picture Sister Those Woman Work]
If we could buy these properties and then invest in the Black community, with our own McDonald's, with our own Kentucky Fried Chickens, it was gonna be a great move.
[ Black Buy Chickens Community Could Fried Gonna Great Invest Kentucky Mcdonald Move Our Own Properties Then These]
I think black Americans expect too much from individual black Americans in terms of changing the status quo.
[ Americans Black Changing Expect Individual Much Quo Status Terms Think Too]
The only thing that white people have that black people need, or should want, is power-and no one holds power forever.
[ Black Forever Holds Need Only Power Should Thing Want White]
There is no black-and-white situation. It's all part of life. Highs, lows, middles.
[ Black-And-White Highs Life Lows Part Situation]
Black women sharing close ties with each other, politically or emotionally, are not the enemies of Black men.
[ Black Close Each Emotionally Enemies Men Other Politically Sharing Ties Women]
Friendship is mutual blackmail elevated to the level of love.
[ Blackmail Elevated Friendship Level Love Mutual]
Kids are our future, and we hope baseball has given them some idea of what it is to live together and how we can get along, whether you be black or white.
[ Along Baseball Black Future Get Given Hope How Idea Kids Live Our Some Them Together Whether White]
Coaches who can outline plays on a black board are a dime a dozen. The ones who win get inside their player and motivate.
[ Black Board Coaches Dime Dozen Get Inside Motivate Ones Outline Player Plays Their Win]
One thing I congratulate everyone on is the great explosion which has occurred in Washington's Black House and the very important scandal which has gripped leaders of America.
[ America Black Congratulate Everyone Explosion Great Gripped House Important Leaders Occurred Scandal Thing Very Washington Which]
I can remember when I was a baby and my mother was there watching the show. I went and bought 100 episodes and watched them. I respect it so much that the sitcom itself and Ed Norton; I'm not playing Ed Norton but my version of it, cause I'm a black man.
[ Baby Black Bought Cause Ed Episodes Itself Man Mother Much Norton Playing Remember Respect Show Sitcom Them Version Watched Watching Went]
But we didn't have the financial structure, like the right attorneys, the right managers, the right accountants, and we were going against the grain of what black entertainers is supposed to do.
[ Accountants Against Attorneys Black Entertainers Financial Going Grain Managers Right Structure Supposed Were]
The larger meaning here is that mainstream journalists simply cannot talk about things that the two parties agree on; this is the black hole of American politics.
[ Agree American Black Cannot Here Hole Journalists Larger Mainstream Meaning Parties Politics Simply Talk Things Two]
I feel like there should be more black head coaches.
[ Black Coaches Feel Head More Should]
The Blues scene now is international. In the '50s it was purely something that you would hear in black clubs, played by black musicians, especially in America. But from the '60s onwards it changed.
[ America Black Blues Changed Clubs Especially Hear International Musicians Now Onwards Played Purely Scene Something Would]
We were in the heart of the ghetto in Chicago during the Depression, and every block - it was probably the biggest black ghetto in America - every block also is the spawning ground practically for every gangster, black and white, in America too.
[ Also America Biggest Black Block Chicago Depression During Every Gangster Ghetto Ground Heart Practically Probably Too Were White]
One, I have a wonderful publisher, Black Sparrow Press; as long as they exist, they will keep me in print. And they claim they sell very respectable numbers of my books, so I guess, and it's true, every place I go, my books are in libraries and on bookshelves.
[ Black Books Bookshelves Claim Every Exist Go Guess Keep Libraries Long Numbers Place Press Print Publisher Respectable Sell Sparrow True Very Will Wonderful]
We need to take responsibility and educate people. That's why black folks don't like me. I always say it's our responsibility to make safe neighborhoods. It's our job to get them cleaned up.
[ Always Black Cleaned Educate Folks Get Job Make Need Neighborhoods Our Responsibility Safe Say Take Them Up Why]
Speaking as a black person, welfare is the worst thing that's ever happened to us.
[ Black Ever Happened Person Speaking Thing Us Welfare Worst]
Our flag is red, white and blue, but our nation is a rainbow - red, yellow, brown, black and white - and we're all precious in God's sight.
[ Black Blue Brown Flag God Nation Our Precious Rainbow Red Sight White Yellow]
The first black president will be a politician who is black.
[ Black First Politician President Will]
What I'm fighting for now in my work... for an expression relevant to all manner of blacks, poems I could take into a tavern, into the street, into the halls of a housing project.
[ Blacks Could Expression Fighting Halls Housing Into Manner Now Poems Project Relevant Street Take Tavern Work]
Colombian humor is very black, very sarcastic.
[ Black Humor Sarcastic Very]
Every conceivable cruel method of blackmail was used against me to obtain by force and at all costs confessions and statements both about comrades who had been arrested, and about political activities.
[ Activities Against Arrested Been Blackmail Both Comrades Conceivable Confessions Costs Cruel Every Force Had Method Obtain Political Statements Used]
I don't understand labels. I don't need anybody to tell me I'm Latina or black or anything else. I've played characters that were written for Caucasian females, I just want to be given the same consideration as everybody else, and so far that has been happening.
[ Anybody Anything Been Black Caucasian Characters Consideration Else Everybody Far Females Given Happening Just Labels Latina Need Played Same Tell Understand Want Were Written]
Chavez made a compete fool of himself in front of the entire world while giving the U.N. a black eye. But the real losers are the Venezuelan people who have to put up with this unstable character every day.
[ Black Character Chavez Compete Day Entire Every Eye Fool Front Giving Himself Losers Made Put Real Unstable Up Venezuelan While World]
We don't have a full black community in Boston. Our people are scattered. There's a middle class where I live in Highland Park but it's not like a piece of Washington or Chicago.
[ Black Boston Chicago Class Community Full Live Middle Our Park Piece Scattered Washington Where]
We never considered ourselves to be a good band or anything, we just thought we were playing for fun and we wanted to play music that sounded like Black Sabbath or Soundgarden or the music we were into at that time.
[ Anything Band Black Considered Fun Good Into Just Music Never Ourselves Play Playing Sabbath Sounded Soundgarden Thought Time Wanted Were]
My work on human capital began with an effort to calculate both private and social rates of return to men, women, blacks, and other groups from investments in different levels of education.
[ Began Blacks Both Calculate Capital Different Education Effort Groups Human Investments Levels Men Other Private Rates Return Social Women Work]
What America demands in her black champions is a brilliant, powerful body and a dull, bestial mind.
[ America Bestial Black Body Brilliant Champions Demands Dull Her Mind Powerful]
I still think the best metal bands have a blues feel. The first Black Sabbath album is kind of a bludgeoning of blues. Deep Purple also started out as a blues band.
[ Album Also Band Bands Best Black Bludgeoning Blues Deep Feel First Kind Metal Out Purple Sabbath Started Still Think]
In the history of the treatment of depression, there was the dunking stool, purging of the bowels of black bile, hoses, attempts to shock the patient. All of these represent hatred or aggression towards what depression represents in the patient.
[ Aggression Attempts Black Bowels Depression Hatred History Hoses Patient Represent Represents Shock Stool These Towards Treatment]
I don't judge people by their sexual orientation or the color of their skin, so I find it really hard to identify someone by saying that they're a gay person or a black person or a Jewish person.
[ Black Color Find Gay Hard Identify Jewish Judge Orientation Person Really Saying Sexual Skin Someone Their]
The problem is the following, black music is increasing encumbered by white elements, often pleasant but always superfluous, easily and advantageously replaced with black elements.
[ Always Black Easily Elements Following Increasing Music Often Pleasant Problem Replaced Superfluous White]
I don't care if you're gay, black, Chinese, straight. That means nothing to me. It's all an illusion.
[ Black Care Chinese Gay Illusion Means Nothing Straight]
Invention flags, his brain goes muddy, and black despair succeeds brown study.
[ Black Brain Brown Despair Flags Goes His Invention Muddy Study Succeeds]
Good communication is just as stimulating as black coffee, and just as hard to sleep after.
[ After Black Coffee Communication Good Hard Just Sleep Stimulating]
No one tells every white person in this country how to be. No one tells every Hispanic, or Asian or Jewish person in this country how to be. There is no single definition of whiteness or single definition of blackness.
[ Asian Blackness Country Definition Every Hispanic How Jewish Person Single Tells White Whiteness]
As far as I knew white women were never lonely, except in books. White men adored them, Black men desired them and Black women worked for them.
[ Adored Black Books Desired Except Far Knew Lonely Men Never Them Were White Women Worked]
Baby, black promoters oppressed me before white promoters ever got hold of me. Don't talk skin to me.
[ Baby Before Black Ever Got Hold Oppressed Promoters Skin Talk White]
If you want to make beautiful music, you must play the black and the white notes together. Music
[ Beautiful Black Make Music Must Notes Play Together Want White]
One of my favorite stories was Black Orchid, because it was so different from all the others. I especially enjoyed dancing the Charleston. I have always been keen on dancing.
[ Always Because Been Black Charleston Dancing Different Enjoyed Especially Favorite Keen Others Stories]
I'd like to be played as a child by Natalie Wood. I'd have some romantic scenes as Audrey Hepburn and have gritty black-and-white scenes as Patricia Neal.
[ Audrey Black-And-White Child Gritty Hepburn Natalie Neal Played Romantic Scenes Some Wood]
I would love to see as many of the black players as possible in today's Major League Baseball make every effort to go to the Negro Leagues Museum and get a first-hand view of how it all started.
[ Baseball Black Effort Every First-Hand Get Go How League Leagues Love Major Make Many Museum Negro Players Possible See Started Today View Would]
Jazz is a white term to define black people. My music is black classical music.
[ Black Classical Define Jazz Music Term White]
It slaps your dignity just right. I loved the idea of these proud, dignified black men, and I saw the older ones wounded, and it wounded me ten times as much because I couldn't stand seeing them hurt like this.
[ Because Black Dignified Dignity Hurt Idea Just Loved Men Much Older Ones Proud Right Saw Seeing Slaps Stand Ten Them These Times Wounded Your]
So I still seized the power, but I felt that if I officially made myself the boss, in black and white, it would be too intimidating for the other producers and the other men who worked on the show. In other words, I had the power, but I gave them the title.
[ Black Boss Felt Gave Had Intimidating Made Men Myself Officially Other Power Producers Seized Show Still Them Title Too White Words Worked Would]
In 1975 I was among a group of blacks who formed the Black Americans in Support of Israel Committee.
[ Americans Among Black Blacks Committee Formed Group Israel Support]
There's a great deal of disturbance in this country and how black feel about what happened in Katrina, and, you know, many of the comics, many of performers are in Las Vegas and New Orleans trying to raise money for what happened there.
[ Black Comics Country Deal Disturbance Feel Great Happened How Katrina Know Las Many Money New Orleans Performers Raise Trying Vegas]
I do not know which to prefer, The beauty of inflections, Or the beauty of innuendoes, The blackbird whistling, Or just after.
[ After Beauty Just Know Prefer Which Whistling]
A lot of black people believe that Jews in this country have become white. They behave like white people rather than Jewish people.
[ Become Behave Believe Black Country Jewish Jews Lot Rather Than White]
People hear the soul, black influence in my voice. I grew up listening to CKLW and all the black stations like WLBS.
[ Black Grew Hear Influence Listening Soul Stations Up Voice]
If you're black in this country, if you're a woman in this country, if you are any minority in this country at all, what could possibly possess you to vote Republican?
[ Any Black Could Country Minority Possess Possibly Republican Vote Woman]
Black reporters are as capable of racism as anyone else.
[ Anyone Black Capable Else Racism Reporters]
Many interviewers when they come to talk to me, think they're being progressive by not mentioning in their stories any longer that I'm black. I tell them, 'Don't stop now. If I shot somebody you'd mention it.'
[ Any Being Black Come Longer Many Mention Mentioning Now Progressive Shot Somebody Stop Stories Talk Tell Their Them Think]
The white man's happiness cannot be purchased by the black man's misery.
[ Black Cannot Happiness Man Misery Purchased White]
There's a lot of Americans, black and white, who think that we've arrived where we need to be and nothing else needs to be done and affirmative action needs to be dismantled.
[ Action Affirmative Americans Arrived Black Dismantled Done Else Lot Need Needs Nothing Think Where White]
I always give the example, if you turn on the radio today, black radio, Lenny Kravitz is not black. Bob Marley wasn't black: in the beginning, only white college stations played Bob Marley.
[ Always Beginning Black Bob College Example Give Lenny Marley Only Played Radio Stations Today Turn White]
Washington is a great international city and in the congregation we have people who are rich and poor, black and white, and from every part of the world.
[ Black City Congregation Every Great International Part Poor Rich Washington White World]
If black people mistrust white people, they are mistrusting racism, and that is appropriate.
[ Appropriate Black Mistrust Racism White]
I would like to involve myself in some black music. I would like to do some blues and some gospel music. I want to try stuff from other genres and try to widen my musical base.
[ Base Black Blues Genres Gospel Involve Music Musical Myself Other Some Stuff Try Want Widen Would]
I also know that while I am black I am a human being, and therefore I have the right to go into any public place. White people didn't know that.Every time I tried to go into a place they stopped me.
[ Also Am Any Being Black Every Go Human Into Know Place Public Right Stopped Therefore Time Tried While White]
Their prejudice allowed white Southerners to look the other way when blacks were denied their most basic human rights, and it encouraged the worst of them to engage in unspeakable acts of cruelty and violence.
[ Acts Allowed Basic Blacks Cruelty Denied Encouraged Engage Human Look Most Other Prejudice Rights Southerners Their Them Unspeakable Violence Way Were White Worst]
My most recent purchase was a black lace corset.
[ Black Corset Lace Most Purchase Recent]
I would return to the Blackadder character if the opportunity came up. I have no qualms about that at all.
[ Came Character Opportunity Qualms Return Up Would]
I just finished Meet Joe Black with Hopkins.
[ Black Finished Hopkins Joe Just Meet]
I understand what rappers are talking about. I think rap is less about educating people about the black community and more about making money.
[ Black Community Educating Less Making Money More Rap Rappers Talking Think Understand]
Franz Kline, who became known for his black and white paintings, did a whole series of gorgeous landscapes and wonderful portraits that may still hang in Greenwich Village.
[ Became Black Did Gorgeous Greenwich Hang His Known Landscapes May Paintings Portraits Series Still Village White Whole Wonderful]
Because with Black Label and all the fans it's just one big family.
[ Because Big Black Family Fans Just Label]
Both read the Bible day and night, but thou read black where I read white.
[ Bible Black Both Day Night Read Thou Where White]
Guys like Otis Blackwell and Bobby Darin, and all the guys who were writing songs for Elvis at the time, just hanging around, writing songs, talking about music.
[ Around Blackwell Bobby Darin Elvis Guys Hanging Just Music Otis Songs Talking Time Were Writing]
There's nothing worse, I guess, than being black in an all-white church or being southern and being a liberal.
[ Being Black Church Guess Liberal Nothing Southern Than Worse]
We were living in a tumultuous time, when the world was upside down. Freeman produced a show that was black and white, the good guys versus the bad guys.
[ Bad Black Down Freeman Good Guys Living Produced Show Time Tumultuous Upside Versus Were White World]
I'm always annoyed about why black people have to bear the brunt of everybody else's contempt. If we are not totally understanding and smiling, suddenly we're demons.
[ Always Annoyed Bear Black Brunt Contempt Demons Else Everybody Smiling Suddenly Totally Understanding Why]
I am a black man inside and outside and you are white men on the outside, but inside, you are Africans like me.
[ Africans Am Black Inside Man Men Outside White]
The black market was a way of getting around government controls. It was a way of enabling the free market to work. It was a way of opening up, enabling people.
[ Around Black Controls Enabling Free Getting Government Market Opening Up Way Work]
There are ogres and black beasts out there; you have to be constantly on guard.
[ Beasts Black Constantly Guard Out]
Black Books adheres to a more old fashioned, traditional sitcom format, which I think works, because in its own way, it's quite theatrical.
[ Because Black Books Fashioned Format More Old Own Quite Sitcom Theatrical Think Traditional Way Which Works]
No one really gets rich doing this. A couple people do, Black Sabbath does. We don't sell any records anymore.
[ Any Anymore Black Couple Does Doing Gets Really Records Rich Sabbath Sell]
I think race has been a burden for black Americans. Being Muslim has also been a challenge because so many people do not understand Islam.
[ Also Americans Because Been Being Black Burden Challenge Islam Many Muslim Race Think Understand]
The long-established and noble rule of Law, one of the greatest products of the character and tradition of British history, has suffered a deadly blow. Blackmail has become respectable.
[ Become Blackmail Blow British Character Deadly Greatest History Law Noble Products Respectable Rule Suffered Tradition]
Newman's second law: Just when things look darkest, they go black.
[ Black Darkest Go Just Law Look Newman Second Things]
Now I'm way into suits that I can put on whether I took a shower or not, and wear barefoot and paint my toes black or whatever color the suit is. It's very cool to wear suits like that. Roll up the sleeves and just say yee-haw.
[ Barefoot Black Color Cool Into Just Now Paint Put Roll Say Shower Sleeves Suit Suits Toes Took Up Very Way Wear Whatever Whether]
Who's the new Ramones, who's the new Guns 'N Roses, who's the new Motley Crue, who's the new Black Sabbath? They're coming, they're on the street, they're 16, 17 years old.
[ Black Coming Crue Guns Motley New Old Ramones Roses Sabbath Street Years]
A new poll shows that Senator Kerry's support in the South is strongest amongst blacks. Kerry's appeal to Southern blacks is obvious. He is a white man who lives far, far away.
[ Amongst Appeal Away Blacks Far Kerry Lives Man New Obvious Poll Senator Shows South Southern Strongest Support White]
My clothes are predominately black and my home is predominantly white.
[ Black Clothes Home Predominantly Predominately White]
Dallas was a Black and White society at that time; it didn't have the diversity it has now.
[ Black Dallas Diversity Now Society Time White]
I don't stand for the black man's side, I don' t stand for the white man's side. I stand for God's side.
[ Black God Man Side Stand White]
We're not as materialistic and income-tax conscious as we think. At the moment our superstitions are tucked away, but come out sometimes in strange ways sex crimes, black masses.
[ Away Black Come Conscious Crimes Masses Materialistic Moment Our Out Sex Sometimes Strange Superstitions Think Tucked Ways]
I was up watching Meet Joe Black at four AM. I was hoping Brad Pitt would die, and he was still alive at seven forty in the morning! I actually felt sorry for once, for critics.
[ Actually Alive Am Black Brad Critics Die Felt Forty Four Hoping Joe Meet Morning Once Pitt Seven Sorry Still Up Watching Would]
When you get just a complete sense of blackness or void ahead of you, that somehow the future looks an impossible place to be, and the direction you are going seems to have no purpose, there is this word despair which is a very awful thing to feel.
[ Ahead Awful Blackness Complete Despair Direction Feel Future Get Going Impossible Just Looks Place Purpose Seems Sense Somehow Thing Very Void Which Word]
There was nothing there but black water and American fire power.
[ American Black Fire Nothing Power Water]
The myth of black women profiting at the expense of black men is the oldest rap around.
[ Around Black Expense Men Myth Oldest Profiting Rap Women]
I support any procedure that allows photographers to express themselves, whether that involves color, black and white, platinum, palladium and digital technology.
[ Allows Any Black Color Digital Express Involves Palladium Photographers Platinum Procedure Support Technology Themselves Whether White]
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology accepts blacks in the top ten percent of students, but at MIT this puts them in the bottom ten percent of the class.
[ Accepts Blacks Bottom Class Institute Massachusetts Mit Percent Puts Students Technology Ten Them Top]
When you're a little kid, you don't see color, and the fact that my friends were black never crossed my mind. It never became an issue until I was a teenager and started trying to rap.
[ Became Black Color Crossed Fact Friends Issue Kid Little Mind Never Rap See Started Teenager Trying Until Were]
The reason people think it's important to be white is that they think it's important not to be black.
[ Black Important Reason Think White]
Among the many misdeeds of the British rule in India, history will look upon the act depriving a whole nation of arms as the blackest.
[ Act Among Arms Blackest British Depriving History India Look Many Misdeeds Nation Rule Upon Whole Will]
All Southern state colleges and universities are open to black students.
[ Black Colleges Open Southern State Students Universities]
The network and local TV angle of broadcast television has received a black eye for not properly debating within the news issues that should be debated, instead of shuffling them of to television advertising.
[ Advertising Angle Black Broadcast Debated Debating Eye Instead Issues Local Network News Properly Received Should Shuffling Television Them Tv Within]
Years ago I wanted to buy an apartment in New York City. I was a single female - I had gone through my divorce - I had three children, I was in show business and black. It was, like, impossible.
[ Ago Apartment Black Business Buy Children City Divorce Female Gone Had Impossible New Show Single Three Through Wanted Years York]
Look at any black-and-white movie; everybody is smoking.
[ Any Black-And-White Everybody Look Movie Smoking]
So one of the things that happened with integration in the South is they found that the black teachers were much more educated than the white teachers.
[ Black Educated Found Happened Integration More Much South Teachers Than Things Were White]
Blacks who have not succumbed to the victim culture have been, are, and will be doing quite well - all on their own, without handouts, affirmative action, and other patronizing measures.
[ Action Affirmative Been Blacks Culture Doing Measures Other Own Patronizing Quite Succumbed Their Victim Well Will Without]
I am not a black artist, I am an artist.
[ Am Artist Black]
Muslim delegates concerned about rights in Palestine could have brought their enthusiasm closer to home by addressing the fate of black Christians being slaughtered and enslaved in the Sudan.
[ Addressing Being Black Brought Christians Closer Concerned Could Delegates Enslaved Enthusiasm Fate Home Muslim Palestine Rights Slaughtered Sudan Their]
Black writers, of whatever quality, who step outside the pale of what black writers are supposed to write about, or who black writers are supposed to be, are condemned to silences in black literary circles that are as total and as destructive as any imposed by racism.
[ Any Black Circles Condemned Destructive Imposed Literary Outside Pale Quality Racism Silences Step Supposed Total Whatever Write Writers]
Being black, I'm involved in the reparations movement. It's focused toward the African-American audience. We could begin to heal.
[ African-American Audience Begin Being Black Could Focused Heal Involved Movement Reparations Toward]
Black people should have recognition for themselves and their backgrounds and their relationships with other people in the world and thus lose some of their alienation. This museum has certainly stood for that in this town.
[ Alienation Backgrounds Black Certainly Lose Museum Other Recognition Relationships Should Some Stood Their Themselves Thus Town World]
Black Rock gives us all a chance to heal, to become ourselves.
[ Become Black Chance Gives Heal Ourselves Rock Us]
I know what's good for me. I can't play black or gray. I can't be a villain or anything close to one. I have to play white.
[ Anything Black Close Good Gray Know Play Villain White]
My kitchen linoleum is so black and shiny that I waltz while I wait for the kettle to boil. This pleasure is for the old who live alone.
[ Alone Black Boil Kettle Kitchen Live Old Pleasure Shiny Wait Waltz While]
And I might add the confidence with which distracted persons do oftentimes, when they are awake, think, they see black fiends in places, where there is no black object in sight without them.
[ Add Awake Black Confidence Distracted Fiends Might Object Oftentimes Persons Places See Sight Them Think Where Which Without]
We are of the opinion that an important and irreversible process is taking place among the white population. Just as with the blacks, the whites, too, are currently overcoming a psychological barrier.
[ Among Barrier Blacks Currently Important Irreversible Just Opinion Overcoming Place Population Process Psychological Taking Too White Whites]
My boyfriend's idea of a lesson was to take me on a black diamond run in the middle of a hail storm and say, 'Go!' Ski patrol had to escort me to another lift to get me down the mountain. No, that wasn't humiliating, not at all.
[ Another Black Boyfriend Diamond Down Escort Get Go Had Hail Humiliating Idea Lesson Lift Middle Mountain Patrol Run Say Ski Storm Take]
I'm not just gonna go after the black Jesse Jackson they all want to make fun of, but I know the wrong people are gonna laugh at that. I don't want to play to that crowd. I don't.
[ After Black Crowd Fun Go Gonna Jackson Jesse Just Know Laugh Make Play Want Wrong]
I asked him if he ever hung out with black guys in high school and he said, 'Well, no. They always had these angry looks on their faces. Who wouldn't look ticked off having to deal with nitwits like him?
[ Always Angry Asked Black Deal Ever Faces Guys Had Having High Him Hung Look Looks Off Out Said School Their These Ticked Well]
Black man, you are on your own.
[ Black Man Own Your]
You've never seen a Columbine done by a black child. Never. They always say, 'We can't believe it happened here. We can't believe it's these suburban white kids.' It's only them!
[ Always Believe Black Child Done Happened Here Kids Never Only Say Seen Suburban Them These White]
All I demand for the black man is, that the white people shall take their heels off his neck, and let him have a chance to rise by his own efforts.
[ Black Chance Demand Efforts Heels Him His Man Neck Off Own Rise Shall Take Their White]
I'm not that interested in fashion... When someone says that lime-green is the new black for this season, you just want to tell them to get a life.
[ Black Fashion Get Interested Just Life New Says Season Someone Tell Them Want]
To like an individual because he's black is just as insulting as to dislike him because he isn't white.
[ Because Black Dislike Him Individual Insulting Just White]
We often take for granted that our lights will come on when we flip the light switch, but the reality is that our reliability standards and the current state of the transmission grid leave us all vulnerable to blackouts.
[ Come Current Flip Granted Grid Leave Light Lights Often Our Reality Reliability Standards State Switch Take Transmission Us Vulnerable Will]
I think that show will go down in history... people will scratch their heads and say 'How did this ever get on the air?' I mean, they finally have a planet that's populated with a black race and then they present them as savage warriors, and the men want the white girl!
[ Air Black Did Down Ever Finally Get Girl Go Heads History How Mean Men Planet Populated Present Race Savage Say Scratch Show Their Them Then Think Want Warriors White Will]
The process of delving into the black abyss is to me the keenest form of fascination.
[ Abyss Black Delving Fascination Form Into Keenest Process]
I got out of the Army - in my world - I came to New York, for instance, when the civil rights movement was just beginning, and that created a certain energy, a certain rumble, a certain impetus for black actors.
[ Actors Army Beginning Black Came Certain Civil Created Energy Got Impetus Instance Just Movement New Out Rights Rumble World York]
I'm sure that you could go back and make a graph showing that all the killings of black males increased in times of economic difficulty. As a matter of fact, a black man was lynched last year.
[ Back Black Could Difficulty Economic Fact Go Graph Increased Killings Last Lynched Make Males Man Matter Showing Sure Times Year]
It's better to be black than gay because when you're black you don't have to tell your mother.
[ Because Better Black Gay Mother Tell Than Your]
I was 23 years old. It was a wild time. I was covering everything that blew up - blackouts, Studio 54, son of Sam killer, and all of that stuff.
[ Blew Covering Everything Killer Old Sam Son Studio Stuff Time Up Wild Years]
The Negro revolution is controlled by foxy white liberals, by the Government itself. But the Black Revolution is controlled only by God.
[ Black Controlled God Government Itself Liberals Negro Only Revolution White]
The mind is like a sheet of white paper in this, that the impressions it receives the oftenest, and retains the longest, are black ones.
[ Black Impressions Longest Mind Ones Paper Receives Retains Sheet White]
The black community now in many ways divided itself the way the larger white community divides itself, over class issues. And that race is no longer the bond that it once was. That's one of the prices you pay for progress.
[ Black Bond Class Community Divided Divides Issues Itself Larger Longer Many Now Once Over Pay Prices Progress Race Way Ways White]
I think the idea is now for blacks to write about the history of our music. It's time for that, because whites have been doing it all the time. It's time for us to do it ourselves and tell it like it is.
[ Because Been Blacks Doing History Idea Music Now Our Ourselves Tell Think Time Us Whites Write]
And for far too long, the Democrats have had a monopoly on black votes in this country.
[ Black Country Democrats Far Had Long Monopoly Too Votes]
If you bleed Black Label and you're going to be a man, you gotta get up there and do what you gotta do every day, relentless and as tired as you can be.
[ Black Bleed Day Every Get Going Gotta Label Man Relentless Tired Up]
We've begun to put fear into those whites who think they can do anything they want to a black person and get away with it.
[ Anything Away Begun Black Fear Get Into Person Put Think Those Want Whites]
As a lifelong Oregonian, I prefer our forests green, not black.
[ Black Forests Green Lifelong Our Prefer]
SST was formed to put out the first Black Flag record. Basically, there wasn't anyone else to do it. I felt that what I was doing with Black Flag was very worthwhile, and I wanted to get it out there.
[ Anyone Basically Black Doing Else Felt First Flag Formed Get Out Put Record Very Wanted Worthwhile]
In the beginning it was all black and white.
[ Beginning Black White]
Historically Black Colleges and Universities, or HBCUs, have played an important role in enriching the lives of not just African Americans, but our entire country.
[ African Americans Black Colleges Country Enriching Entire Historically Important Just Lives Our Played Role Universities]
I do remember doing shows strictly in black and white, too, so you're right.
[ Black Doing Remember Right Shows Strictly Too White]
The second album of Black Mages is currently in the process of recording and the basic tracks have already been completed. Hopefully sometime in the future we will be able to have a concert.
[ Able Album Already Basic Been Black Completed Concert Currently Future Hopefully Process Recording Second Sometime Tracks Will]
It is my hope that as we commemorate Black History Month in the future, we will continue to celebrate the many achievements and rich culture of African-Americans.
[ Achievements African-Americans Black Celebrate Commemorate Continue Culture Future History Hope Many Month Rich Will]
The first term of the Clinton administration was very jolly. Everybody was running around meeting people and of course, in the second term, everyone went down the black hole, which also happened at the end of the Reagan administration.
[ Administration Also Around Black Clinton Course Down End Everybody Everyone First Happened Hole Jolly Meeting Reagan Running Second Term Very Went Which]
Of the female black authors, I really like Morrison's early books a lot. But she's really become so much a clone of Faulkner. He did it better.
[ Authors Become Better Black Books Clone Did Early Faulkner Female Lot Morrison Much Really She]
It only takes five people in black robes to determine such crucial issues for our country as abortion, pornography, same-sex 'marriage,' and religious liberties.
[ Abortion Black Country Crucial Determine Five Issues Liberties Marriage Only Our Religious Robes Same-Sex Such Takes]
Black people don't even question things any more, they simply follow the lead.
[ Any Black Even Follow Lead More Question Simply Things]
We are not inferring design to account for a black box, but to account for an open box.
[ Account Black Box Design Open]
It was a black and white only computer at the time, but it kept me fascinated. Computers
[ Black Computer Fascinated Kept Only Time White]
In my third novel there is an actual black hole that swallows everything you love.
[ Actual Black Everything Hole Love Novel Swallows Third]
Freedom would be not to choose between black and white but to abjure such prescribed choices.
[ Between Black Choices Choose Freedom Prescribed Such White Would]
I took to wearing a black tie known as the Ascot, with long drooping ends. I had seen pictures of painters, sculptors, poets, wearing this style of tie.
[ Black Drooping Ends Had Known Long Painters Pictures Poets Sculptors Seen Style Tie Took Wearing]
Strong efforts have been made in Ohio to curb the authoritarianism of our Secretary of State, Kenneth Blackwell, as he has purged people from lists in our State in particular precincts where voters are heavily minority.
[ Authoritarianism Been Blackwell Curb Efforts Heavily Kenneth Lists Made Minority Ohio Our Particular Precincts Purged Secretary State Strong Voters Where]
Black Flag was formed in 1977. We first recorded in 1978.
[ Black First Flag Formed Recorded]
At the same time, I was listening to black music, and I began to think that the best musicians were receiving the worst treatment. The people who were doing the greatest work were despised as lower class, with no dignity accorded to what they did.
[ Accorded Began Best Black Class Despised Did Dignity Doing Greatest Listening Lower Music Musicians Receiving Same Think Time Treatment Were Work Worst]
So it was out of necessity that Blackheart was born. I think it's great that now, 25 years later, we're not only putting out our own music, but are able to put out music by other bands. That's really exciting for us.
[ Able Bands Born Exciting Great Later Music Necessity Now Only Other Our Out Own Put Putting Really Think Us Years]
We would load up the yellow Cutlass Supreme station wagon and pick blackberries during blackberry season or spring onions during spring onion season. For us, food was part of the fabric of our day. Food
[ Blackberry Day During Fabric Food Load Onion Onions Our Part Pick Season Spring Station Supreme Up Us Wagon Would Yellow]
And then I went to visit my sister in the states and all of a sudden it was just like, it's like... it's like the movie Wizard of Oz when all of a sudden it changes from Black and White to glorious Technicolor.
[ Black Changes Glorious Just Movie Oz Sister States Sudden Then Visit Went White Wizard]
I go out with white women. This makes a lot of people unhappy, mostly black women.
[ Black Go Lot Makes Mostly Out Unhappy White Women]
Long for me as I for you, forgetting, what will be inevitable, the long black aftermath of pain.
[ Aftermath Black Forgetting Inevitable Long Pain Will]
When I introduced a black soldier, Lt. Flap, in 1971, the Stars and Stripes banned the strip. They were having racial problems and thought it would increase the tensions.
[ Banned Black Flap Having Increase Introduced Lt Problems Racial Soldier Stars Strip Stripes Tensions Thought Were Would]
They used to say, 'If we find a good black player, we'll sign him.' They was lying.
[ Black Find Good Him Lying Player Say Sign Used]
I'm fighting the label of "Black" actress simply because it's very limiting in people's eyes, especially people who are making movies.
[ Actress Because Black Especially Eyes Fighting Label Limiting Making Movies Simply Very]
How you act, walk, look and talk is all part of Hip Hop culture. And the music is colorless. Hip Hop music is made from Black, brown, yellow, red and white.
[ Act Black Brown Colorless Culture Hip Hop How Look Made Music Part Red Talk Walk White Yellow]
Audiences in London called me the girl with the black cherry eyes.
[ Audiences Black Called Cherry Eyes Girl London]
I'll also say, yes, I think the change in black consciuosness in recent years has made me more sensitive to injustice in every area of my life.
[ Also Area Black Change Every Injustice Life Made More Recent Say Sensitive Think Years Yes]
I'm playing dark history. It's beyond black. I'm dealing with the dark things of the cosmos.
[ Beyond Black Cosmos Dark Dealing History Playing Things]
Black women don't have the same body image problems as white women. They are proud of their bodies. Black men love big butts.
[ Big Black Bodies Body Butts Image Love Men Problems Proud Same Their White Women]
Rap's conscious response to the poverty and oppression of U.S. blacks is like some hideous parody of sixties black pride.
[ Black Blacks Conscious Hideous Oppression Parody Poverty Pride Rap Response Sixties Some]
Sometimes in the black culture, being raised as an independent woman is misconstrued as someone who doesn't need a man. I think that's wrong. I think we all need someone.
[ Being Black Culture Independent Man Need Raised Someone Sometimes Think Woman Wrong]
Now, if we look at the way in which the labor movement itself has evolved over the last couple of decades, we see increasing numbers of black people who are in the leadership of the labor movement and this is true today.
[ Black Couple Decades Evolved Increasing Itself Labor Last Leadership Look Movement Now Numbers Over See Today True Way Which]
But I think the possibility of a black and white society feeding each other's expertises, living harmoniously, will probably go along in fits and starts now but at least it has a great constitution now to back it up.
[ Along Back Black Constitution Each Feeding Fits Go Great Harmoniously Least Living Now Other Possibility Probably Society Starts Think Up White Will]
I know I got it made while the masses of black people are catchin' hell, but as long as they ain't free, I ain't free.
[ Black Free Got Hell Know Long Made Masses While]
The power of the white world is threatened whenever a black man refuses to accept the white world's definitions.
[ Accept Black Definitions Man Power Refuses Threatened Whenever White World]
For generations, even many otherwise decent white Southerners learned to despise black people.
[ Black Decent Despise Even Generations Learned Many Otherwise Southerners White]
It's definitely an intrinsic part of my makeup that makes me want to see black when everyone else is seeing white.
[ Black Definitely Else Everyone Intrinsic Makes Makeup Part See Seeing Want White]
Also, of course, for most of this time most Americans thought of America as a white country with, at best, only a very segregated and subordinate role for blacks.
[ Also America Americans Best Blacks Country Course Most Only Role Segregated Subordinate Thought Time Very White]
I don't think President Obama has been that revolutionary in reaching out to ethnic communities. President Reagan did a lot for the black community that people don't realize.
[ Been Black Communities Community Did Ethnic Lot Obama Obama Out President Reaching Reagan Realize Revolutionary Think]
The deals that were made for Black artists at that time were not the deals that were made for white artists.
[ Artists Black Deals Made Time Were White]
During the days of segregation, there was not a place of higher learning for African Americans. They were simply not welcome in many of the traditional schools. And from this backward policy grew the network of historical black colleges and universities.
[ African Americans Backward Black Colleges Days During Grew Higher Historical Learning Many Network Place Policy Schools Segregation Simply Traditional Universities Welcome Were]
The ending is one of my blackest, utterly without hope of any sort.
[ Any Blackest Ending Hope Sort Utterly Without]
I see America spreading disaster. I see America as a black curse upon the world. I see a long night settling in and that mushroom which has poisoned the world withering at the roots.
[ America Black Curse Disaster Long Mushroom Night Poisoned Roots See Settling Spreading Upon Which Withering World]
We did an episode on Good Times which came out of a newspaper article about the incidence of hypertension in black males being higher than whites, and increasing. So we did a show in which James, the father on Good Times, had hypertension.
[ Article Being Black Came Did Episode Father Good Had Higher Incidence Increasing James Males Newspaper Out Show Than Times Which Whites]
Color television! Bah, I won't believe it until I see it in black and white.
[ Bah Believe Black Color See Television Until White Won]
I love the fact that we, as black people, carry our faith with us. We share it and embrace it and love it and talk about it because we talk about everything else and why not that and that was the first impression that I had that really touched me.
[ Because Black Carry Else Embrace Everything Fact Faith First Had Impression Love Our Really Share Talk Touched Us Why]
But what of black women?... I most sincerely doubt if any other race of women could have brought its fineness up through so devilish a fire.
[ Any Black Brought Could Devilish Doubt Fire Most Other Race Sincerely Through Up Women]
Faith is the black person's federal reserve system.
[ Black Faith Federal Person Reserve System]
As much as I transferred my mother to Elizabeth Shore of The Black Dahlia, as much as her dad mutated into an obsession with crime in general, well, I have thought about other things throughout the years.
[ Black Crime Dad Elizabeth General Her Into Mother Much Obsession Other Shore Things Thought Throughout Transferred Well Years]
Because as a youngster I longed to see the Black man free and I longed to see anyone stand up for us.
[ Anyone Because Black Free Longed Man See Stand Up Us Youngster]
There are moments when the body is as numinous as words, days that are the good flesh continuing. Such tenderness, those afternoons and evenings, saying blackberry, blackberry, blackberry.
[ Afternoons Blackberry Body Continuing Days Evenings Flesh Good Moments Saying Such Tenderness Those Words]
The cloud that descended on Black Rock on Monday was not for the past but the future. How much will this debacle chill the pursuit of other risky investigations?
[ Black Chill Cloud Descended Future How Investigations Monday Much Other Past Pursuit Risky Rock Will]
We should always be disposed to believe that that which appears white is really black, if the hierarchy of the Church so decides.
[ Always Appears Believe Black Church Decides Disposed Hierarchy Really Should Which White]
Watching television in those days was not the same experience as it is today. After years of listening to radio, we found the black-and-white images mesmerizing.
[ After Black-And-White Days Experience Found Images Listening Radio Same Television Those Today Watching Years]
There are the manufacturing multitudes of England; they must have work, and find markets for their work; if machines and the Black Country are ugly, famine would be uglier still.
[ Black Country England Famine Find Machines Manufacturing Markets Multitudes Must Still Their Uglier Ugly Work Would]
Yeah, even a black comedy. Where it's a little eerie. I'd love to do that. But there are about three really fabulous ones on the air now and I don't know if I can do any better than that. I'd like to sort of forge new ground.
[ Air Any Better Black Comedy Even Fabulous Forge Ground Know Little Love New Now Ones Really Sort Than Three Where Yeah]
But black people fall for that same argument, and they go around talking about law breakers. We did not make the laws in this country. We are neither morally nor legally confined to those laws. Those laws that keep them up, keep us down.
[ Argument Around Black Confined Country Did Down Fall Go Keep Law Laws Legally Make Morally Neither Nor Same Talking Them Those Up Us]
My mother is Irish, my father is black and Venezuelan, and me - I'm tan, I guess.
[ Black Father Guess Irish Mother Tan Venezuelan]
Boxing is a lot of white men watching two black men beat each other up.
[ Beat Black Boxing Each Lot Men Other Two Up Watching White]
The aftermath of the war is what inspired us to write many of our plays. The whole reason for our writing Inherit the Wind was that we were appalled at the blacklisting. We were appalled at thought control.
[ Aftermath Appalled Control Inherit Inspired Many Our Plays Reason Thought Us War Were Whole Wind Write Writing]
I don't want a Black History Month. Black history is American history.
[ American Black History Month Want]
Hip-Hop isn't just music, it is also a spiritual movement of the blacks! You can't just call Hip-Hop a trend!
[ Also Blacks Call Hip-Hop Just Movement Music Spiritual Trend]
I miss my Dad. My Dad loved cheesy monster movies, so we'd have Godzilla movie marathons. Those are some of my favorite memories, laughing at how the monster outfits were so bad, like black garbage bags for heads.
[ Bad Bags Black Cheesy Dad Favorite Garbage Godzilla Heads How Laughing Loved Memories Miss Monster Movie Movies Outfits Some Those Were]
I'm the blackest villain of all time.
[ Blackest Time Villain]
I know how hard it is to be a woman, especially a black woman.
[ Black Especially Hard How Know Woman]
Art is accusation, expression, passion. Art is a fight to the finish between black charcoal and white paper.
[ Accusation Art Between Black Charcoal Expression Fight Finish Paper Passion White]
I knew being accepted was going to be hard, but I knew I was involved in a situation that was going to bring opportunities to other blacks.
[ Accepted Being Blacks Bring Going Hard Involved Knew Opportunities Other Situation]
Within three months I had gone from being this black sheep of the town to suddenly becoming a pop star.
[ Becoming Being Black Gone Had Months Pop Sheep Star Suddenly Three Town Within]
Any colour - so long as it's black.
[ Any Black Colour Long]
A lot of Republicans are white Christians, but the Republican Party is reaching out to Hispanics, and reaching out to blacks, and reaching out to Asians.
[ Asians Blacks Christians Hispanics Lot Out Party Reaching Republican Republicans White]
Period recreation is very difficult unless you make a black-and-white movie.
[ Black-And-White Difficult Make Movie Period Recreation Unless Very]
I suspect the psychological pressure associated with that crisis caused the first mental blackout I had ever suffered. It contributed to a deterioration in my health that later required the insertion of a heart pacemaker.
[ Associated Blackout Caused Contributed Crisis Deterioration Ever First Had Health Heart Later Mental Pressure Psychological Required Suffered Suspect]
I realize that I'm black, but I like to be viewed as a person, and this is everybody's wish.
[ Black Everybody Person Realize Viewed Wish]
I wanted to do the whole album in black and white, and it really killed me that when you see it in the light it's got green in it. I don't know what the hell that was about.
[ Album Black Got Green Hell Killed Know Light Really See Wanted White Whole]
Black leadership has to recognize that principles more than speech, character more than a claim, is greater in advancing the cause of our liberation than what has transpired thus far.
[ Advancing Black Cause Character Claim Far Greater Leadership Liberation More Our Principles Recognize Speech Than Thus]
I'm against an all-white anything or an all-black anything.
[ Against Anything]
Blacks in the Caribbean, Britain, Canada and sub-Saharan Africa as well as in the United States have low IQ scores relative to whites.
[ Africa Blacks Britain Canada Caribbean Iq Low Relative Scores States Sub-Saharan United Well Whites]
Although black and white Americans live, work, and learn together now, there is still injustice in America.
[ Although America Americans Black Injustice Learn Live Now Still Together White Work]
There has been the biggest black cloud following me around. People believe it's all my fault that Steve is not here. He has always had an open door, and he doesn't choose to do this any more.
[ Always Any Around Been Believe Biggest Black Choose Cloud Door Fault Following Had Here More Open Steve]
The spirit of Ubuntu, that once led Haiti to emerge as the first independent black nation in 1804, helped Venezuela, Colombia and Ecuador attain liberty, and inspired our forefathers to shed their blood for the United States' independence, cannot die. Today, this spirit of solidarity must and will empower all of us to rebuild Haiti.
[ Attain Black Blood Cannot Colombia Die Emerge Empower First Forefathers Haiti Helped Independence Independent Inspired Led Liberty Must Nation Once Our Rebuild Shed Solidarity Spirit States Their Today United Us Venezuela Wi]
I detest racialism, because I regard it as a barbaric thing, whether it comes from a black man or a white man.
[ Barbaric Because Black Comes Detest Man Regard Thing Whether White]
There is nothing of any consequence in education, in the economy, in city planning, in social policy that does not concern black people.
[ Any Black City Concern Consequence Does Economy Education Nothing Planning Policy Social]
In Men in Black, it was a very small character, no pun intended.
[ Black Character Intended Men Pun Small Very]
After the accident Black Sheep was pretty much at an end.
[ Accident After Black End Much Pretty Sheep]
Anybody who runs for president in this country and comes out as strong as the Democrats were about helping the poor folks and black folks is not going to win.
[ Anybody Black Comes Country Democrats Folks Going Helping Out Poor President Runs Strong Were Win]
I find, in being black, a thing of beauty: a joy; a strength; a secret cup of gladness.
[ Beauty Being Black Cup Find Gladness Joy Secret Strength Thing]
There seems to be this sense among even well-meaning Americans that Africa is this black hole of murder and mutilation that can never be fixed, no matter what aid is brought in.
[ Africa Aid Americans Among Black Brought Even Fixed Hole Matter Murder Mutilation Never Seems Sense Well-Meaning]
With the black and white films, one was concerned with tone.
[ Black Concerned Films Tone White]
The years like great black oxen tread the world, and God, the herdsman goads them on behind, and I am broken by their passing feet.
[ Am Behind Black Broken Feet God Great Oxen Passing Their Them Tread World Years]
The art of publicity is a black art; but it has come to stay, and every year adds to its potency.
[ Adds Art Black Come Every Potency Publicity Stay Year]
I like Jailhouse Rock and Love Me Tender. The black-and-white films. With music, I tend more toward the '70s stuff because I was at the shows for those, so they bring back memories.
[ Back Because Black-And-White Bring Films Jailhouse Love Memories More Music Rock Shows Stuff Tend Tender Those Toward]
We don't live in a world that's black and white.
[ Black Live White World]
In the interest rate area, traders have for a long time used a version of what is known as Black's model for European bond options; another version of the same model for caps and floors; and yet another version of the same model for European swap options.
[ Another Area Black Bond Caps European Floors Interest Known Long Model Options Rate Same Swap Time Traders Used Version Yet]
South Africa belongs to all who live in it, black and white.
[ Africa Belongs Black Live South White]
OK, it was black, it was below grade, I was female, Asian American, young, too young to have served. Yet I think none of the opposition in that sense hurt me.
[ American Asian Below Black Female Grade Hurt None Ok Opposition Sense Served Think Too Yet Young]
It is frustrating to be a Black woman in the entertainment industry.
[ Black Entertainment Frustrating Industry Woman]
On the field, blacks have been able to be super giants. But, once our playing days are over, this is the end of it and we go back to the back of the bus again.
[ Able Again Back Been Blacks Bus Days End Field Giants Go Once Our Over Playing Super]
And the whole thing is that you're treated like a step-child. Here it was down here, everything in the black, because they were stealing, basically. Stealing from us old country boys down here.
[ Basically Because Black Boys Country Down Everything Here Old Stealing Thing Treated Us Were Whole]
Joseph and his mother come from the black kings who were before the white man.
[ Before Black Come His Joseph Kings Man Mother Were White]
For myself I hold no preferences among flowers, so long as they are wild, free, spontaneous. Bricks to all greenhouses! Black thumb and cutworm to the potted plant! Nature
[ Among Black Bricks Flowers Free Hold Long Myself Plant Preferences Spontaneous Thumb Wild]
The sky seemed filled with diving planes and the black bursts of exploding antiaircraft shells.
[ Black Bursts Diving Exploding Filled Planes Seemed Shells Sky]
I have been black and blue in some spot, somewhere, almost all my life from too intimate contacts with my own furniture.
[ Almost Been Black Blue Contacts Furniture Intimate Life Own Some Somewhere Spot Too]
Today's Constitution is a realistic document of freedom only because of several corrective amendments. Those amendments speak to a sense of decency and fairness that I and other Blacks cherish.
[ Amendments Because Blacks Cherish Constitution Corrective Decency Document Fairness Freedom Only Other Realistic Sense Several Speak Those Today]
So for Bullitt, I just put my black hat back on.
[ Back Black Hat Just Put]
You had 42 blacks that ran on the Republican ticket this Cycle, 14 made of them made it to the general election and two of us made it to the House of Representatives. So I think that there is a new movement that needs to have a voice in the Congressional Black Caucus.
[ Black Blacks Caucus Congressional Cycle Election General Had House Made Movement Needs New Ran Representatives Republican Them Think Ticket Two Us Voice]
I really wanted Michael Jackson to be in the first Men in Black, but he didn't want to be considered as an alien!
[ Alien Black Considered First Jackson Men Michael Really Want Wanted]
My father and uncles and all their friends turned their lungs black trying to satisfy my collector's zeal.
[ Black Collector Father Friends Lungs Satisfy Their Trying Turned Uncles Zeal]
I was in California when this journalist made a blanket statement about the fact that she did not think that black men and women had the kind of love relationship that Rebecca and Nathan had in Sounder.
[ Black Blanket California Did Fact Had Journalist Kind Love Made Men Nathan Relationship She Sounder Statement Think Women]
White shall not neutralize the black, nor good compensate bad in man, absolve him so: life's business being just the terrible choice.
[ Absolve Bad Being Black Business Choice Compensate Good Him Just Life Man Neutralize Nor Shall Terrible White]
Cynic, n: a blackguard whose faulty vision sees things as they are, not as they ought to be.
[ Cynic Faulty Ought Sees Things Vision Whose]
A lot of my success comes from black music. It's something I'm very proud of.
[ Black Comes Lot Music Proud Something Success Very]
You don't think it was because a white man wrote it, a black man wrote it, a green man wrote it. What - doesn't make a difference! Doesn't make a difference. I think he did a good job.
[ Because Black Did Difference Good Green Job Make Man Think White Wrote]
Clearly no one knows what leadership has gone undiscovered in women of all races, and in black and other minority men.
[ Black Clearly Gone Knows Leadership Men Minority Other Races Undiscovered Women]
Black and white are the colors of photography. To me they symbolize the alternatives of hope and despair to which mankind is forever subjected.
[ Alternatives Black Colors Despair Forever Hope Mankind Photography Subjected Symbolize Which White]
If I go into a club now, all the blonde girls leave my corner and all the black girls come into my corner. It's as if I'm racist towards white girls!
[ Black Blonde Club Come Corner Girls Go Into Leave Now Towards White]
All has been looted, betrayed, sold; black death's wing flashed ahead.
[ Ahead Been Betrayed Black Death Flashed Sold Wing]
That's what he was saying, the civil rights movement - judge me for my character, not how black my skin is, not how yellow my skin is, how short I am, how tall or fat or thin; It's by my character.
[ Am Black Character Civil Fat How Judge Movement Rights Saying Short Skin Tall Thin Yellow]
We can't allow the world's worst leaders to blackmail, threaten, hold freedom-loving nations hostage with the world's worst weapons.
[ Allow Blackmail Freedom-Loving Hold Hostage Leaders Nations Threaten Weapons World Worst]
I had explained that a woman's asking for equality in the church would be comparable to a black person's demanding equality in the Ku Klux Klan.
[ Asking Black Church Comparable Demanding Equality Explained Had Klan Klux Ku Person Woman Would]
There's always someone asking you to underline one piece of yourself - whether it's Black, woman, mother, dyke, teacher, etc. - because that's the piece that they need to key in to. They want to dismiss everything else.
[ Always Asking Because Black Dismiss Dyke Else Etc Everything Key Mother Need Piece Someone Teacher Want Whether Woman Yourself]
There are criminals who are drug users, but most addicts are criminals only by virtue of prohibition or from resorting to crime to pay inflated black market prices.
[ Addicts Black Crime Criminals Inflated Market Most Only Pay Prices Prohibition Resorting Users Virtue]
In this movie they took them up in space. They're floating around and doing zero gravity stuff. Well, they had to do it all on wires. All the wires had to be painted black against this black background. If you didn't light it properly you could see the wires. Drove them crazy!
[ Against Around Background Black Could Crazy Doing Drove Floating Gravity Had Light Movie Painted Properly See Space Stuff Them Took Up Well Wires Zero]
In fact, some reviewers have said that as they got into the story they forgot that the protagonist is a black woman. They were moved by the story - by the people as a whole - and not by the little things.
[ Black Fact Forgot Got Into Little Moved Protagonist Reviewers Said Some Story Things Were Whole Woman]
When I go in to see people - and I sell an occasional ad now - I never say, 'Help me because I am black' or 'Help me because I am a minority.' I always talk about what we can do for them.
[ Ad Always Am Because Black Go Help Minority Never Now Occasional Say See Sell Talk Them]
The unemployment rate is still twice as high for blacks as for whites.
[ Blacks High Rate Still Twice Unemployment Whites]
Violence is black children going to school for 12 years and receiving 6 years' worth of education.
[ Black Children Education Going Receiving School Violence Worth Years]
Bald is the new black!
[ Bald Black New]
We have a president who stole the presidency through family ties, arrogance and intimidation, employing Republican operatives to exercise the tactics of voter fraud by disenfranchising thousands of blacks, elderly Jews and other minorities.
[ Arrogance Blacks Elderly Employing Exercise Family Fraud Intimidation Jews Minorities Operatives Other Presidency President Republican Stole Tactics Thousands Through Ties Voter]
I never refused my help to any person black or white; and I liked the office nonetheless because there were neither fees nor salary connected with it.
[ Any Because Black Connected Fees Help Liked Neither Never Nonetheless Nor Office Person Refused Salary Were White]
Liberals believe they own the franchise on minorities and can't stand any Hispanic or black who breaks rank.
[ Any Believe Black Breaks Franchise Hispanic Liberals Minorities Own Rank Stand]
It isn't a matter of black is beautiful as much as it is white is not all that's beautiful.
[ Beautiful Black Matter Much White]
There are those who believe Black people possess the secret of joy and that it is this that will sustain them through any spiritual or moral or physical devastation.
[ Any Believe Black Devastation Joy Moral Physical Possess Secret Spiritual Sustain Them Those Through Will]
I don't see a white woman. I see a black woman, even though my mother is white. Knowing that has made my life easier, I think.
[ Black Easier Even Knowing Life Made Mother See Think Though White Woman]
At ten I was playing against 18-year-old guys. At 15 I was playing professional ball with the Birmingham Black Barons, so I really came very quickly in all sports.
[ Against Ball Birmingham Black Came Guys Playing Professional Quickly Really Sports Ten Very]
I know not what record of sin awaits me in the other world, but this I know, that I was never mean enough to despise any man because he was black.
[ Any Awaits Because Black Despise Enough Know Man Mean Never Other Record Sin World]
I spent seven months in Africa and came back saying there isn't anything you can say about black people that you couldn't say about, say, pink people except that they're black.
[ Africa Anything Back Black Came Except Months Pink Say Saying Seven Spent]
Black music has become a commercial commodity. Live performances are not so accessible as they were previously. It use to be possible to go to the bar on the corner and hear music. It was available for a fifteen cent beer.
[ Accessible Available Bar Become Beer Black Cent Commercial Commodity Corner Fifteen Go Hear Live Music Performances Possible Previously Use Were]
I can remember being in my pram: children stayed in their prams much longer then than they do now. A big bouncy pram with black covers and a hood with metal clips that could trap your fingers. I was looking up at my sister who was sitting on the pram seat, with her back to me.
[ Back Being Big Black Children Clips Could Covers Fingers Her Hood Longer Looking Metal Much Now Pram Remember Seat Sister Sitting Stayed Than Their Then Trap Up Your]
People make jokes about how black people are the first ones to be killed off.
[ Black First How Jokes Killed Make Off Ones]
Black magic operates most effectively in preconscious, marginal areas. Casual curses are the most effective.
[ Areas Black Casual Curses Effective Effectively Magic Marginal Most Operates]
Naturally we need black men to give this movie serious credibility.
[ Black Credibility Give Men Movie Naturally Need Serious]
So the brother in black offers to these United States the source of courage that endures, and laughter.
[ Black Brother Courage Endures Laughter Offers Source States These United]
When you look at Darling and the Oscars, it has to be luck. It was a black and white film and it was the last time that there was a black and white Oscar.
[ Black Darling Film Last Look Luck Oscar Oscars Time White]
Irish Americans are no more Irish than Black Americans are Africans.
[ Africans Americans Black Irish More Than]
A child born to a Black mother in a state like Mississippi... has exactly the same rights as a white baby born to the wealthiest person in the United States. It's not true, but I challenge anyone to say it is not a goal worth working for.
[ Anyone Baby Black Born Challenge Child Exactly Goal Mississippi Mother Person Rights Same Say State States True United Wealthiest White Working Worth]
I read The Old Curiosity Shop before I began Blackwood Farm. I was amazed at the utter madness in that book.
[ Amazed Before Began Book Curiosity Farm Madness Old Read Shop Utter]
Michael Jackson wanted to be in Men in Black II. He told me he had seen the first Men in Black in Paris and had stayed behind and sat there and wept. I had to explain to him that it was a comedy.
[ Behind Black Comedy Explain First Had Him Ii Jackson Men Michael Paris Sat Seen Stayed Told Wanted Wept]
The perceived wisdom is that people do not go in large numbers to black-and-white movies anymore - which is a great shame, but I'd love to make a black-and-white movie one day.
[ Anymore Black-And-White Day Go Great Large Love Make Movie Movies Numbers Perceived Shame Which Wisdom]
I learned that if you bring black people together, you bring them together with a song. To this day, I don't understand how people think they can bring anybody together without a song.
[ Anybody Black Bring Day How Learned Song Them Think Together Understand Without]
Even in today's opera world, the position of the black tenor is problematic.
[ Black Even Opera Position Problematic Tenor Today World]
So I'm in the Republican Party for the same reason I was in the Democratic Party: to make sure blacks are included, along with everyone else.
[ Along Blacks Democratic Else Everyone Included Make Party Reason Republican Same Sure]
For the black man there is only one destiny. And it is white.
[ Black Destiny Man Only White]
When you look at where the real problems are among minorities in our society, particularly blacks, it's at the bottom. It's the people who are in school systems that don't educate, neighborhoods where there is a lot of crime, drugs, the whole bit.
[ Among Bit Blacks Bottom Crime Educate Look Lot Minorities Neighborhoods Our Particularly Problems Real School Society Systems Where Whole]
Remember the words of Chairman Mao: 'It's always darkest before it's totally black.'.
[ Always Before Black Chairman Darkest Mao Remember Totally Words]
If I could find anything blacker than black, I'd use it.
[ Anything Black Could Find Than Use]
The Berlin Defence suited my strategy for the match. I had a defensive strategy - Actually, I had in my pocket some other sharper stuff to fall back on - but first I wanted to try the defensive strategy with Black and it worked so well.
[ Actually Back Berlin Black Defence Defensive Fall First Had Match Other Pocket Sharper Some Strategy Stuff Suited Try Wanted Well Worked]
But it is strange how many rational beings believe the ultimate truths of the universe to be reducible to patterns on a blackboard.
[ Beings Believe How Many Patterns Rational Reducible Strange Truths Ultimate Universe]
In March of 1933 we witnessed a revolution in manner, in mores, in the definition of government. What before had been black or white sprang alive with color.
[ Alive Been Before Black Color Definition Government Had Manner March Mores Revolution Sprang White Witnessed]
It takes ground activity to stimulate that Black vote.
[ Activity Black Ground Stimulate Takes Vote]
Progress for black Americans depends on good schools because education is the last great equalizer.
[ Americans Because Black Depends Education Equalizer Good Great Last Progress Schools]
The rising sun can dispel the darkness of night, but it cannot banish the blackness of malice, hatred, bigotry, and selfishness from the hearts of humanity.
[ Banish Bigotry Blackness Cannot Darkness Dispel Hatred Hearts Humanity Malice Night Rising Selfishness Sun]
As the blackness of the night recedes so does the nadir of yesterday. The child I am forgets so quickly.
[ Am Blackness Child Does Forgets Nadir Night Quickly Recedes Yesterday]
It may be for 20 or 30 years no one has yet been able to decide the length of the life of the black bass.
[ Able Bass Been Black Decide Length Life May Years Yet]
Every normal man must be tempted, at times, to spit on his hands, hoist the black flag, and begin slitting throats.
[ Begin Black Every Flag Hands His Hoist Man Must Normal Spit Tempted Throats Times]
Somehow I think it was declared very early on that I was the - if not the black sheep of the family, not a very good student.
[ Black Declared Early Family Good Sheep Somehow Student Think Very]
The Supreme Court of the United States is hereby commanded to try Andrew Johnson for usurpation of our Imperial authority and prerogatives, and if found guilty, behead him or send him here to black the Emperor's boots.
[ Andrew Authority Behead Black Boots Commanded Court Emperor Found Guilty Here Hereby Him Imperial Johnson Our Prerogatives Send States Supreme Try United Usurpation]
Nowhere, absolutely nowhere, has there ever been a hint, not even a whisper, that a Black person was involved in the assassination of the president. But that's the kind of thing you have in this movie.
[ Absolutely Assassination Been Black Even Ever Hint Involved Kind Movie Nowhere Person President Thing Whisper]
As a matter of fact they'd blacken us down. I guess there's a reason that according to what the Caucasian wanted us to look like. He wanted us to look-if we were Black, then he had his idea of what we look like.
[ According Black Caucasian Down Fact Guess Had His Idea Look Matter Reason Then Us Wanted Were]
Most of today's black convicts have come to understand that they are the most abused victims of an unrighteous order.
[ Abused Black Come Most Order Today Understand Victims]
If there was no black man there would be no Rock'n'Roll. The beat, the rhythms of Africa are what created Rock'n'Roll and Jazz.
[ Africa Beat Black Created Jazz Man Rhythms Rock Roll Would]
That kind of thing happens to black people every day in this country, and they don't receive that kind of sentence he did, which was to go to prison on the weekends; I think he lectured there-an outside lecturer.
[ Black Country Day Did Every Go Happens Kind Lectured Lecturer Outside Prison Receive Sentence Thing Think Weekends Which]
Basically there is no difference between whites and blacks, browns and yellows. I decided to think no more of people as Northerners and Southerners.
[ Basically Between Blacks Browns Decided Difference More Southerners Think Whites]
I'm the 1st black platinum artist in Detroit, solo artist in Detroit.
[ Artist Black Detroit Platinum Solo]
We were also fortunate enough to engage in our service a Canadian Frenchmen, who had been with the Chayenne Indians on the Black mountains, and last summer descended thence by the Little Missouri.
[ Also Been Black Canadian Descended Engage Enough Fortunate Frenchmen Had Indians Last Little Missouri Mountains Our Service Summer Thence Were]
It appears that there is a genocidal plan against Black people.
[ Against Appears Black Genocidal Plan]
Black jurors sit on juries every day and convict black people every day.
[ Black Convict Day Every Juries Jurors Sit]
What's more important than who's going to be the first black manager is who's going to be the first black sports editor of the New York Times.
[ Black Editor First Going Important Manager More New Sports Than Times York]
We have supported state terrorism against the Palestinians and black South Africans, and now we are indignant because the stuff we have done overseas is now brought right back to our own front yards. America's chickens are coming home to roost.
[ Africans Against America Back Because Black Brought Chickens Coming Done Front Home Indignant Now Our Overseas Own Palestinians Right Roost South State Stuff Supported Terrorism Yards]
First of all, the music that people call Latin or Spanish is really African. So Black people need to get the credit for that.
[ African Black Call Credit First Get Latin Music Need Really Spanish]
The Academy Awards ceremony is designed to be without irony, but Chris Rock supplied it anyway with filmed movie-theater interviews with black men and women who had never heard of the movies nominated for Best Picture.
[ Academy Anyway Awards Best Black Ceremony Chris Designed Filmed Had Heard Interviews Irony Men Movies Never Nominated Picture Rock Supplied Without Women]
Being an actor myself I realize that all actors believe they are qualified to play any role. If you showed me a script with a black woman character I would tell you that I could do it. That is what we do. We act as if we are someone else.
[ Act Actor Actors Any Being Believe Black Character Could Else Myself Play Qualified Realize Role Script Showed Someone Tell Woman Would]
White... is not a mere absence of colour; it is a shining and affirmative thing, as fierce as red, as definite as black... God paints in many colours; but He never paints so gorgeously, I had almost said so gaudily, as when He paints in white.
[ Absence Affirmative Almost Black Colour Colours Definite Fierce God Had Many Mere Never Paints Red Said Shining Thing White]
Typically, historical black colleges and universities like Delaware State, attracted students who were raised in an environment where going to college wasn't the next natural step after high school.
[ After Attracted Black College Colleges Delaware Environment Going High Historical Natural Next Raised School State Step Students Typically Universities Were Where]
The Black skin is not a badge of shame, but rather a glorious symbol of national greatness.
[ Badge Black Glorious Greatness National Rather Shame Skin Symbol]
Perchance the chemist is already damned and the guardian the blackest.
[ Already Blackest Chemist Damned Guardian Perchance]
The basic tenet of black consciousness is that the black man must reject all value systems that seek to make him a foreigner in the country of his birth and reduce his basic human dignity.
[ Basic Birth Black Consciousness Country Dignity Foreigner Him His Human Make Man Must Reduce Reject Seek Systems Tenet Value]
Never drink black coffee at lunch; it will keep you awake all afternoon.
[ Afternoon Awake Black Coffee Drink Keep Lunch Never Will]
And my point was one I think that you'd agree with, which is there's no room in America for a black racist, a Latino racist, or a white racist, or an Asian racist, or a Native American racist. Now, we're either color blind or we're not color blind.
[ Agree America American Asian Black Blind Color Either Latino Native Now Point Room Think Which White]
My character is meant to know nothing about rap, and not to like it very much, but I know about it, because my kids make me listen to it. There's some rap I do like very much. I like Eminem, Blackalicious.
[ Because Character Eminem Kids Know Listen Make Meant Much Nothing Rap Some Very]
Blackheart Records being 25 years old represents staying power and the fact that we weren't able to get a record out through conventional means, so we had to create this record company to put out our records if we wanted to be a band that had records to give out to their fans.
[ Able Band Being Company Conventional Create Fact Fans Get Give Had Means Old Our Out Power Put Record Records Represents Staying Their Through Wanted Weren Years]
On the road to equality there is no better place for blacks to detour around American values than in forgoing its example in the treatment of its women and the organization of its family.
[ American Around Better Blacks Detour Equality Example Family Forgoing Organization Place Road Than Treatment Values Women]
I maintain that every civil rights bill in this country was passed for white people, not for black people.
[ Bill Black Civil Country Every Maintain Passed Rights White]
I feel there should be blacks in every Party.
[ Blacks Every Feel Party Should]
There was absolutely no work for Latinos and blacks.
[ Absolutely Blacks Latinos Work]
To shipbrokers, coal was black gold.
[ Black Coal Gold]
To most white people, jazz means black and jazz means dirt, and that's not what I play. I play black classical music.
[ Black Classical Dirt Jazz Means Most Music Play White]
Any time you stop looking at evil as a black and white thing, it's helpful. So the fact that there won't be any obligatory Islamic terrorist stereotypes in movies any more, that'd be helpful.
[ Any Black Evil Fact Helpful Islamic Looking More Movies Obligatory Stereotypes Stop Terrorist Thing Time White Won]
I just don't think there are any rules to color. You have a small space with no windows? Put lamps in there, make it dramatic, paint the ceiling black. Do something with it. If it's dark, accentuate the darkness.
[ Accentuate Any Black Ceiling Color Dark Darkness Dramatic Just Lamps Make Paint Put Rules Small Something Space Think Windows]
I had formed a black movement, so I would speak for the Trotskyist movement and then walk about a hundred yards to where the black movement was speaking.
[ Black Formed Had Hundred Movement Speak Speaking Then Trotskyist Walk Where Would Yards]
But however long you may have continued in rebellion, and how ever black and long the catalog of your sins, yet if you will now turn to God by a sincere repentance, and believe in the Lord Jesus Christ, you shall not be cast out.
[ Believe Black Cast Catalog Christ Continued Ever God How However Jesus Long Lord May Now Out Rebellion Repentance Shall Sincere Sins Turn Will Yet Your]
That's why for Zakk Wylde's Black Label Society the colors are black and white. There are no gray issues. Life is black and it's white. There's no in-between.
[ Black Colors Gray In-Between Issues Label Life Society White Why]
The empowerment of black women constitutes the empowerment of our entire community.
[ Black Community Constitutes Empowerment Entire Our Women]
My son don't have to say it loud, I'm black and I'm proud. He don't have to be called those crazy names.
[ Black Called Crazy Loud Names Proud Say Son Those]
An organization which claims to be working for the needs of a community - as SNCC does - must work to provide that community with a position of strength from which to make its voice heard. This is the significance of black power beyond the slogan.
[ Beyond Black Claims Community Does Heard Make Must Needs Organization Position Power Provide Significance Slogan Strength Voice Which Work Working]
Sometimes I worked with just a background of a rock or a tree or black velvet, and just had to imagine the whole thing.
[ Background Black Had Imagine Just Rock Sometimes Thing Tree Velvet Whole Worked]
So black people all across this country are uniting. They must unite, and they must organize themselves.
[ Across Black Country Must Organize Themselves Unite Uniting]
I'll give you an example. Henry, the old black guy who cooks the corn bread, he worked on the railroads for about 20 years so he knows how to lay and build track.
[ Black Bread Build Cooks Corn Example Give Guy Henry How Knows Lay Old Railroads Track Worked Years]
In those days, man, in the '50s, black people in the South... We didn't recognize contracts that much. And we didn't recognize marriages that much, either.
[ Black Contracts Days Either Man Marriages Much Recognize South Those]
One thing that's coming up a lot is: are you as grumpy as you appear from this Black Books thing.
[ Appear Black Books Coming Grumpy Lot Thing Up]
The party of Lincoln should be reaching out to blacks, Hispanics gays and so forth and so on.
[ Blacks Forth Gays Hispanics Lincoln Out Party Reaching Should]
To love someone is to isolate him from the world, wipe out every trace of him, dispossess him of his shadow, drag him into a murderous future. It is to circle around the other like a dead star and absorb him into a black light.
[ Absorb Around Black Circle Dead Drag Every Future Him His Into Isolate Light Love Murderous Other Out Shadow Someone Star Trace Wipe World]
Two people will never be President in my lifetime. A woman and a black.
[ Black Lifetime Never President Two Will Woman]
I'm pretty selective. I generally edit the contact sheets and then do work prints. Because I have my own lab and printers, I can afford the luxury of going through the contact sheets for black-and-white, making up work prints, seeing them big, and honing them down.
[ Afford Because Big Black-And-White Contact Down Edit Generally Going Honing Lab Luxury Making Own Pretty Printers Prints Seeing Selective Sheets Them Then Through Up Work]
And my father didn't have money for me to go to college. And at that particular time they didn't have black quarterbacks, and I don't think I could have made it in basketball, because I was only 5' 11". So I just picked baseball.
[ Baseball Basketball Because Black College Could Father Go Just Made Money Only Particular Picked Quarterbacks Think Time]
That old black magic has me in its spell, That old black magic that you weave so well; Icy fingers up and down my spine, The same old witchcraft when your eyes meet mine.
[ Black Down Eyes Fingers Icy Magic Meet Mine Old Same Spell Spine Up Weave Well Witchcraft Your]
Everybody in the '80s, well, we hate rap. Now, the biggest rapper in the world... Eminem. Rap's a black thing.
[ Biggest Black Eminem Everybody Hate Now Rap Rapper Thing Well World]
I have designed my style pantomimes as white ink drawings on black backgrounds, so that man's destiny appears as a thread lost in an endless labyrinth. I have tried to shed some gleams of light on the shadow of man startled by his anguish.
[ Anguish Appears Backgrounds Black Designed Destiny Drawings Endless Gleams His Ink Labyrinth Light Lost Man Shadow Shed Some Startled Style Thread Tried White]
It was 100 percent music. There was no ego involved, no attitudes, no black and white, it was pure music.
[ Attitudes Black Ego Involved Music Percent Pure White]
Illinois has less than a 12 percent black population and I won with 55 percent of the vote.
[ Black Illinois Less Percent Population Than Vote Won]
I decided blacks should not have to experience the difficulties I had faced, so I decided to open a flying school and teach other black women to fly.
[ Black Blacks Decided Difficulties Experience Faced Fly Flying Had Open Other School Should Teach Women]
In the 21st century, white America got a wake-up call after 9/11/01. White America and the western world came to realize that people of color had not gone away, faded into the woodwork or just 'disappeared' as the Great White West kept on its merry way of ignoring black concerns.
[ After America Away Black Call Came Century Color Concerns Disappeared Faded Gone Got Great Had Ignoring Into Just Kept Merry Realize Wake-Up Way West Western White Woodwork World]
One day, out of irritation, I said, you know all of those years with the Royal Shakespeare Company, all those years of playing kings and princes and speaking black verse, and bestriding the landscape of England was nothing but a preparation for sitting in the captain's chair of the Enterprise.
[ Black Captain Chair Company Day England Enterprise Irritation Kings Know Landscape Nothing Out Playing Preparation Princes Royal Said Shakespeare Sitting Speaking Those Verse Years]
Robinson was important to all blacks. To make it into the majors and to take all the name calling, he had to be something special. He had to take all this for years, not just for Jackie Robinson, but for the nation.
[ Blacks Calling Had Important Into Jackie Just Majors Make Name Nation Robinson Something Special Take Years]
And I'm happy to say that I'm able to find people wherever I go that are not black, not white - they're just human beings. That's where I am, where I've been and where I intend to stay.
[ Able Am Been Beings Black Find Go Happy Human Intend Just Say Stay Where Wherever White]
For me the march was a labor - a labor of love - but I was busy handing out flyers for the National Association of Black Social Workers, so I really wasn't standing in the crowd listening and observing. I was busy.
[ Association Black Busy Crowd Flyers Handing Labor Listening Love March National Observing Out Really Social Standing Workers]
My brother Jim and I saw our father go into the jails and pray with the inmates Sunday after Sunday. He prayed with both blacks and whites. If we ever repeated any slurs we heard on the playground, he'd tell us very softly, "I don't want to hear those words."
[ After Any Blacks Both Brother Ever Father Go Hear Heard Inmates Into Jails Jim Our Playground Pray Prayed Repeated Saw Slurs Softly Sunday Tell Those Us Very Want Whites Words]
So when you enjoy the beats, the rock music - maybe even toned down with an orchestra - you are enjoying the spirit of the black race. And that's what I emphasize to the students.
[ Beats Black Down Emphasize Enjoy Enjoying Even Maybe Music Orchestra Race Rock Spirit Students Toned]
I used to tell Jackie (Robinson) sometimes when they were throwing at him, 'Jackie, they aren't throwing at you because you are black. They are throwing at you because they don't like you.
[ Because Black Him Jackie Robinson Sometimes Tell Throwing Used Were]
My fondest hope is that 'Roots' may start black, white, brown, red, yellow people digging back for their own roots. Man, that would make me feel 90 feet tall.
[ Back Black Brown Digging Feel Feet Fondest Hope Make Man May Own Red Roots Start Tall Their White Would Yellow]
My father is black and my mother is white. Therefore, I could answer to either, which kind of makes me a racial Lone Ranger, caught between two communities.
[ Answer Between Black Caught Communities Could Either Father Kind Lone Makes Mother Racial Ranger Therefore Two Which White]
Some white people hate black people, and some white people love black people, some black people hate white people, and some black people love white people. So you see it's not an issue of black and white, it's an issue of Lovers and Haters.
[ Black Hate Haters Issue Love Lovers See Some White]
Black power can be clearly defined for those who do not attach the fears of white America to their questions about it.
[ America Attach Black Clearly Defined Fears Power Questions Their Those White]
When you're the victim of the behavior, it's black and white; when you're the perpetrator, there are a million shades of gray.
[ Behavior Black Gray Million Perpetrator Shades Victim White]
Black frost. The ground is hard, the air tastes bitter. Your stars cluster in evil signs.
[ Air Bitter Black Cluster Evil Frost Ground Hard Signs Stars Tastes Your]
I think it's not a femme fatale when someone is not doing it to manipulate men or be like a black widow. She loves him. She does it out of love. She wants him so badly to stay with her.
[ Badly Black Does Doing Fatale Femme Her Him Love Loves Manipulate Men Out She Someone Stay Think Wants Widow]
Overall my race hasn't been a problem. I'm a Black artist with White skin. At the end of the day you have to sing what's in your own soul.
[ Artist Been Black Day End Hasn Overall Own Problem Race Sing Skin Soul White Your]
If there was no Black Sabbath, I could still possibly be a morning newspaper delivery boy. No fun.
[ Black Boy Could Delivery Fun Morning Newspaper Possibly Sabbath Still]
The way I was brought up by my parents and guided through my football life by the influences of various managers means that in some ways I am black and white.
[ Am Black Brought Football Guided Influences Life Managers Means Parents Some Through Up Various Way Ways White]
The whole series is black-and-white, so when I went to shoot one of the women I only had black-and-white film with me. She had reddish hair and was a very pretty girl, a nice girl.
[ Black-And-White Film Girl Had Hair Nice Only Pretty Series She Shoot Very Went Whole Women]
Prisons are like the concentration camps of our time. So many go in and never come out, and primarily they're black and Latino.
[ Black Camps Come Concentration Go Latino Many Never Our Out Primarily Prisons Time]
You know you're getting old when all the names in your black book have M. D. after them. Age
[ After Black Book Getting Know Names Old Them Your]
Could I pass a week in the insane ward at Blackwell's Island? I said I could and I would. And I did.
[ Blackwell Could Did Insane Island Pass Said Ward Week Would]
Every day of my life I walk with the idea that I am black, no matter how successful I am. And our success is tempered by that; you're successful in this way given the fact you are black, and most blacks don't get to that point.
[ Am Black Blacks Day Every Fact Get Given How Idea Life Matter Most Our Point Success Successful Tempered Walk Way]
Green and black go well together, don't they?
[ Black Go Green Together Well]
Guys just don't care. We don't take the time to plan behind each other's back. We just say, If you don't like me, screw you'. If a guy doesn't like you, you know because you have a black eye.
[ Back Because Behind Black Care Each Eye Guy Guys Just Know Other Plan Say Screw Take Time]
There is not a liberal America and a conservative America - there is the United States of America. There is not a black America and a white America and latino America and asian America - there's the United States of America.
[ America Asian Black Conservative Latino Liberal States United White]
Kids today don't watch a black and white movie.
[ Black Kids Movie Today Watch White]
I mean, I'm pretty good in real life, but sometimes people seem surprised that I'm like a normal teenager and wear black nail polish and I'm just a little bit more edgy than the person I play on television. Teen
[ Bit Black Edgy Good Just Life Little Mean More Nail Normal Person Play Polish Pretty Real Seem Sometimes Surprised Teenager Television Than Wear]
I think my wife saw a picture of the rock group Journey, and they're kind of aging, and the one guy had dyed blonde hair with black roots, and... my idea was to get a little earring, I wanted to have a dangling earring.
[ Aging Black Blonde Dyed Earring Get Group Guy Had Hair Idea Journey Kind Little Picture Rock Roots Saw Think Wanted Wife]
I was told by the general manager that a white player had received a higher raise than me. Because white people required more money to live than black people. That is why I wasn't going to get a raise.
[ Because Black General Get Going Had Higher Live Manager Money More Player Raise Received Required Than Told White Why]
If you were black, you experienced prejudice. It wasn't a real horrible thing for us; we went through it. We noticed it mostly in the South and in Las Vegas, where we couldn't stay in the hotels where we entertained. But that began to change.
[ Began Black Change Entertained Experienced Horrible Hotels Las Mostly Noticed Prejudice Real South Stay Thing Through Us Vegas Went Were Where]
Everybody in the black community must organize, and then we decide whether we will have alliance with other people or not, but not until we are organized.
[ Alliance Black Community Decide Everybody Must Organize Organized Other Then Until Whether Will]
Seems like God don't see fit to give the black man nothing but dreams - but He did give us children to make them dreams seem worthwhile.
[ Black Children Did Dreams Fit Give God Make Man Nothing See Seem Seems Them Us Worthwhile]
I wasn't always black... there was this freckle, and it got bigger and bigger.
[ Always Bigger Black Got]
Black women all over the world should re-unite and re-examine the way history has portrayed us.
[ Black History Over Portrayed Re-Examine Should Us Way Women World]
A woman's asking for equality in the church would be comparable to a black person's demanding equality in the Ku Klux Klan.
[ Asking Black Church Comparable Demanding Equality Klan Klux Ku Person Woman Would]
I was literally the black sheep of the family, and there were definitely moments of discomfort while my grandmother was working through her racism.
[ Black Definitely Discomfort Family Grandmother Her Literally Moments Racism Sheep Through Were While Working]
There's no doubt that Mexican men and women full of dignity, willpower and a capacity for work are doing the work that not even blacks want to do in the United States.
[ Blacks Capacity Dignity Doing Doubt Even Full Men Mexican States United Want Willpower Women Work]
When people discuss liberty, beware if they try to blur the lines or ask you to give up some freedom for a 'good cause.' Liberty is black and white - you are free or you are not -- there are no grey areas. Politics
[ liberty freedom good cause]
Sorrows are like thunderclouds, in the distance they look black, over our heads scarcely gray.
[ Black Distance Gray Heads Look Our Over Scarcely Sorrows]
My Dad was so open creatively that I was off in search of black turtleneck bathing suits with long sleeves.
[ Bathing Black Creatively Dad Long Off Open Search Sleeves Suits Turtleneck]
We have a vision of South Africa in which black and white shall live and work together as equals in conditions of peace and prosperity.
[ Africa Black Conditions Equals Live Peace Prosperity Shall South Together Vision Which White Work]
Not a single person I named hadn't already been named at least a half-dozen times and wasn't already on he blacklist.
[ Already Been Blacklist Hadn Least Named Person Single Times]
There are not many males, black or white, who wish to get involved with a woman who's committed to her own development.
[ Black Committed Development Get Her Involved Males Many Own White Wish Woman]
Well who's black and what is a black person?
[ Black Person Well]
The last state to admit a black student to the college level was South Carolina.
[ Admit Black Carolina College Last Level South State Student]
I read the script, and I knew it was a good part. It was written for a white actor. That's what I'm up against - I have to try to make roles happen for me that aren't written black.
[ Actor Against Black Good Happen Knew Make Part Read Roles Script Try Up White Written]
I'm satisfied it's very black, meaning 'in the black'.
[ Black Meaning Satisfied Very]
I think that black Africa is extremely terrifying. Black Africa can become a maelstrom of warring tribes without the outside world needing to feel the need to do anything about it.
[ Africa Anything Become Black Extremely Feel Maelstrom Need Needing Outside Terrifying Think Tribes Warring Without World]
The Washington black community was able to succeed beyond his wildest dreams. I mean, we had our own newspapers, our own restaurants, our own theaters, our own small shops, our own clubs, our own Masonic lodges.
[ Able Beyond Black Clubs Community Dreams Had His Lodges Masonic Mean Newspapers Our Own Restaurants Shops Small Succeed Theaters Washington Wildest]
White people really deal more with God and black people with Jesus.
[ Black Deal God Jesus More Really White]
Now we maintain that we cannot be afford to be concerned about 6 percent of the children in this country, black children, who you allow to come into white schools. We have 94 percent who still live in shacks. We are going to be concerned about those 94 percent.
[ Afford Allow Black Cannot Children Come Concerned Country Going Into Live Maintain Now Percent Schools Still Those White]
If you could equate the amount of time and effort put in mentally and physically into succeeding on the baseball field and measured it by the dirt on your uniform, mine would have been black.
[ Amount Baseball Been Black Could Dirt Effort Equate Field Into Measured Mentally Mine Physically Put Succeeding Time Uniform Would Your]
Because I'm a young black man driving a really nice, expensive car, I sometimes get harassed when I'm rolling through a ghetto neighbourhood.
[ Because Black Car Driving Expensive Get Ghetto Harassed Man Neighbourhood Nice Really Rolling Sometimes Through Young]
Racial discrimination, South Africa's economic power, its oppression and exploitation of all the black peoples, are part and parcel of the same thing.
[ Africa Black Discrimination Economic Exploitation Oppression Parcel Part Peoples Power Racial Same South Thing]
The more film I watch, the more John Ford looks like a giant. His politics aren't so good, and you have to learn to accept John Wayne as an actor, but he's a poet in black and white.
[ Accept Actor Black Film Ford Giant Good His John Learn Looks More Poet Politics Watch Wayne White]
No one ever talks about the moment you found that you were white. Or the moment you found out you were black. That's a profound revelation. The minute you find that out, something happens. You have to renegotiate everything.
[ Black Ever Everything Find Found Happens Minute Moment Out Profound Revelation Something Talks Were White]
I am more of an old black and white movies fan.
[ Am Black Fan More Movies Old White]
Even as someone who's labeled a conservative - I'm a Republican I'm black, I'm heading up this organization in the Reagan administration - I can say that conservatives don't exactly break their necks to tell blacks that they're welcome.
[ Administration Black Blacks Break Conservative Conservatives Even Exactly Heading Labeled Necks Organization Reagan Republican Say Someone Tell Their Up Welcome]
Me and Johnny Rotten have been talking about doing a movie of his book, No Irish, No Dogs, No Blacks. We have a script, so hopefully that's going to happen at some point in our careers.
[ Been Blacks Book Careers Dogs Doing Going Happen His Hopefully Irish Johnny Movie Our Point Rotten Script Some Talking]
If they were starting their careers today, Rockwell and Picasso would probably both be painting on black velvet.
[ Black Both Careers Painting Picasso Probably Rockwell Starting Their Today Velvet Were Would]
The great thing about being the son of Maya Angelou is that I had the good fortune to grow up around some of the greatest black artists, dancers, singers, musicians, and actors of our time.
[ Actors Angelou Around Artists Being Black Dancers Fortune Good Great Greatest Grow Had Maya Musicians Our Singers Some Son Thing Time Up]
In fact, this is a blackmail of the terrorists at the expense of the suffering of the hostages.
[ Blackmail Expense Fact Hostages Suffering Terrorists]
I like black and white films. I don't exactly know why - probably because there is a stylization which is removed from actual life, unlike a color film.
[ Actual Because Black Color Exactly Film Films Know Life Probably Removed Unlike Which White Why]
I never had that thing about being black. If the whole world was like that, maybe there would be more harmony and love.
[ Being Black Had Harmony Love Maybe More Never Thing Whole World Would]
I did have fun, for example, in The Black Hole which was very popular among youngsters.
[ Among Black Did Example Fun Hole Popular Very Which Youngsters]
In 1965, Gibson made the red one I use now, and a black one, which was the first black 335 they ever made.
[ Black Ever First Gibson Made Now Red Use Which]
So as a prelude whites must be made to realise that they are only human, not superior. Same with Blacks. They must be made to realise that they are also human, not inferior.
[ Also Blacks Human Inferior Made Must Only Prelude Realise Same Superior Whites]
I love to unwind and watch movies, especially those from the classic black-and-white era.
[ Black-And-White Classic Era Especially Love Movies Those Unwind Watch]
My parents were vegetarians. I'd show up at school, this giant black kid, with none of the cool clothes and a tofu sandwich and celery sticks.
[ Black Celery Clothes Cool Giant Kid None Parents Sandwich School Show Sticks Up Vegetarians Were]
I was really into Black Sabbath, but heavy guitars can really be very limiting, it's a great frequency and it's great fun to listen to but on the other hand, musically you can do a lot more without it.
[ Black Frequency Fun Great Guitars Hand Heavy Into Limiting Listen Lot More Musically Other Really Sabbath Very Without]
I loved old black and white movies, especially the Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers musicals. I loved everything about them - the songs, the music, the romance and the spectacle. They were real class and I knew that I wanted to be in that world.
[ Astaire Black Class Especially Everything Fred Ginger Knew Loved Movies Music Musicals Old Real Rogers Romance Songs Spectacle Them Wanted Were White World]
There's one more thing I want to say. It's a touchy subject. Black beauty. Black sensuality. We live in a culture where the beauty of black people isn't always as celebrated as other types. I'd like to help change that if I can!
[ Always Beauty Black Celebrated Change Culture Help Live More Other Say Sensuality Subject Thing Touchy Types Want Where]
And no book gives a deeper insight into the inner life of the Negro, his struggles and his aspirations, than, The Souls of Black Folk.
[ Aspirations Black Book Deeper Folk Gives His Inner Insight Into Life Negro Souls Struggles Than]
Even during my youth, I can recall very few black people living on any kind of public assistance. People were working, doing some kind of job that was useful to the community.
[ Any Assistance Black Community Doing During Even Few Job Kind Living Public Recall Some Useful Very Were Working Youth]
Black people were very angry with me for writing the book. A lot of people didn't believe me, or didn't want to believe me, and that used to really bother me. It was a very painful and difficult time.
[ Angry Believe Black Book Bother Difficult Lot Painful Really Time Used Very Want Were Writing]
The dream was not to put one black family in the White house, the dream was to make everything equal in everybody's house.
[ Black Dream Equal Everybody Everything Family House Make Put White]
We believe that when you make Black America better - you make all of America better.
[ America Believe Better Black Make]
When the people who are responsible for our country ask you a direct question, I expect them to accept a direct answer, not to be blackballed because you are telling the truth.
[ Accept Answer Ask Because Country Direct Expect Our Question Responsible Telling Them Truth]
Most Australians live in the cities on the east coast, where contact between black and white occurred as much as 200 years earlier than on the west coast - and where 95 percent of Australians are able to live 95 percent of their lives without ever seeing an Aboriginal face.
[ Able Aboriginal Australians Between Black Cities Coast Contact Earlier East Ever Face Live Lives Most Much Occurred Percent Seeing Than Their West Where White Without Years]
The first point was we wanted power to determine our own destiny in our own black community. And what we had done is, we wanted to write a program that was straightforward to the people. We didn't want to give a long dissertation.
[ Black Community Destiny Determine Dissertation Done First Give Had Long Our Own Point Power Program Straightforward Want Wanted Write]
Me only have one ambition, y'know. I only have one thing I really like to see happen. I like to see mankind live together - black, white, Chinese, everyone - that's all.
[ Ambition Black Chinese Everyone Happen Know Live Mankind Only Really See Thing Together White]
We must have black troops, and a limitless number of them too - paid and treated like their white brothers.
[ Black Brothers Limitless Must Number Paid Their Them Too Treated Troops White]
We Negro writers, just by being black, have been on the blacklist all our lives. Censorship for us begins at the color line.
[ Been Begins Being Black Blacklist Censorship Color Just Line Lives Negro Our Us Writers]
A racially integrated community is a chronological term timed from the entrance of the first black family to the exit of the last white family.
[ Black Chronological Community Entrance Exit Family First Integrated Last Racially Term Timed White]
I have always believed, heretofore, in the doctrines of the Declaration of Independence, that all men are born free and equal; but of late it appears that some men are born slaves, and I regret that they are not black, so all the world might know them.
[ Always Appears Believed Black Born Declaration Doctrines Equal Free Heretofore Independence Know Late Men Might Regret Slaves Some Them World]
Of course, it's fun to play with Blacks.
[ Blacks Course Fun Play]
What I really resent most about people sticking labels on you is that it cuts off all the other elements of what you are because it can only deal with black and white; the cartoon.
[ Because Black Cartoon Cuts Deal Elements Labels Most Off Only Other Really Resent Sticking White]
Segregation was a burden for many blacks, because the end of the civil war and the amendments added to the constitution elevated expectations beyond reality in some respects.
[ Added Amendments Because Beyond Blacks Burden Civil Constitution Elevated End Expectations Many Reality Respects Segregation Some War]
The television industry doesn't like to see the compexity of the world. It prefers simple reporting, with simple ideas: this is white, that's black; this is good, that's bad.
[ Bad Black Good Ideas Industry Prefers Reporting See Simple Television White World]
Black people have always been used as a buffer in this country between powers to prevent class war.
[ Always Been Between Black Buffer Class Country Powers Prevent Used War]
When you are on stage, you don't see faces. The lights are in your eyes and you see just this black void out in front of you. And yet you know there is life out there, and you have to get your message across.
[ Across Black Eyes Faces Front Get Just Know Life Lights Message Out See Stage Void Yet Your]
I've always been very image prone, along the lines of bands like Black Sabbath and even Devo.
[ Along Always Bands Been Black Even Image Lines Prone Sabbath Very]
The truth is there are two hundred white women raped in America by a black man for every one black woman raped by whites.
[ America Black Every Hundred Man Truth Two White Whites Woman Women]
Some of the free lunch programs were still goin' on - based on the last leg of the Black Panther Party.
[ Based Black Free Goin Last Leg Lunch Panther Party Programs Some Still Were]
Unless young blacks are brought into the mainstream of economic life, they will continue to be on the curbstone.
[ Blacks Brought Continue Economic Into Life Mainstream Unless Will Young]
In the domain of cops and robbers, an interdiction serves to structure a black market and a shadow economy.
[ Black Cops Domain Economy Market Robbers Serves Shadow Structure]
It is not the intelligent woman v. the ignorant woman; nor the white woman v. the black, the brown, and the red, it is not even the cause of woman v. man. Nay, tis woman's strongest vindication for speaking that the world needs to hear her voice.
[ Black Brown Cause Even Hear Her Ignorant Intelligent Man Nay Needs Nor Red Speaking Strongest Tis Vindication Voice White Woman World]
My mother, brave woman, lost her whole family when she decided to marry a black man in the '60s. When the marriage fell apart, she had to come back to her family.
[ Apart Back Black Brave Come Decided Family Fell Had Her Lost Man Marriage Marry Mother She Whole Woman]
It comes down to this: black people were stripped of our identities when we were brought here, and it's been a quest since then to define who we are.
[ Been Black Brought Comes Define Down Here Identities Our Quest Since Stripped Then Were]
I grew up around hip-hop so I didn't think it was about being cool or being black or being white or whatever.
[ Around Being Black Cool Grew Hip-Hop Think Up Whatever White]
There's a black man inside of me just trying to make bail.
[ Bail Black Inside Just Make Man Trying]
As far as playing, I didn't care who guarded me - red, yellow, black. I just didn't want a white guy guarding me, because it's disrespect to my game.
[ Because Black Care Disrespect Far Game Guarded Guarding Guy Just Playing Red Want White Yellow]
I believe very strongly that when it comes to desire, when it comes to attraction, that things are never black and white, things are very much shades of grey.
[ Attraction Believe Black Comes Desire Grey Much Never Shades Strongly Things Very White]
When they kept you out it was because you were black; when they let you in, it is because you are black. That's progress?
[ Because Black Kept Out Progress Were]
One of the prices that we pay for integration was the disintegration of the black community.
[ Black Community Disintegration Integration Pay Prices]
The history of progress is written in the blood of men and women who have dared to espouse an unpopular cause, as, for instance, the black man's right to his body, or woman's right to her soul.
[ Black Blood Body Cause Dared Her His History Instance Man Men Progress Right Soul Unpopular Woman Women Written]
A black man singing about a blond girl was potential trouble.
[ Black Blond Girl Man Potential Singing Trouble]
You know, I don't play the race card a lot. I'm half-black, half-white, and I'm proud of - my skin is brown. The world sees me as a black man, but my mother didn't raise me as a black man. She didn't raise me as a white guy.
[ Black Brown Card Guy Know Lot Man Mother Play Proud Race Raise Sees She Skin White World]
You have to look at the fact that Hip Hop is under attack. It's not just Hip Hop but Black people, Latino people and all people are under attack for different things.
[ Attack Black Different Fact Hip Hop Just Latino Look Things Under]
Still falls the rain - dark as the world of man, black as our loss - blind as the nineteen hundred and forty nails upon the Cross.
[ Black Blind Cross Dark Falls Forty Hundred Loss Man Nails Nineteen Our Rain Still Upon World]
It was necessary, as a black historian, to have a personal agenda.
[ Agenda Black Historian Necessary Personal]
That's because we did not set out to make black music. We set out to make quality music that everyone could enjoy and listen to.
[ Because Black Could Did Enjoy Everyone Listen Make Music Out Quality Set]
Biology has progressed tremendously due to the model that Darwin put forth. But the black boxes Darwin accepted are now being opened, and our view of the world is again being shaken.
[ Accepted Again Being Biology Black Boxes Darwin Due Forth Model Now Opened Our Progressed Put Shaken Tremendously View World]
When you don't work for a while, immediately you get a little black mark next to your name.
[ Black Get Immediately Little Mark Name Next While Work Your]
I'm so disturbed when my women students behave as though they can only read women, or black students behave as though they can only read blacks, or white students behave as though they can only identify with a white writer.
[ Behave Black Blacks Disturbed Identify Only Read Students Though White Women Writer]
I used to make fun of my friends who had BlackBerries. And I know that the expression CrackBerry has been going around, but now I fully understand it. I'm actually addicted to a piece of machinery, and that's really embarrassing.
[ Actually Addicted Around Been Embarrassing Expression Friends Fully Fun Going Had Know Machinery Make Now Piece Really Understand Used]
Our clear goal must be the advancement of the white race and separation of the white and black races. This goal must include freeing of the American media and government from subservient Jewish interests.
[ Advancement American Black Clear Freeing Goal Government Include Interests Jewish Media Must Our Race Races Separation Subservient White]
What 'jazz' means to me is the worst kind of working conditions, the worst in cultural prejudice. The term 'jazz' has come to mean the abuse and exploitation of black musicians.
[ Abuse Black Come Conditions Cultural Exploitation Jazz Kind Mean Means Musicians Prejudice Term Working Worst]
Any film I do is not going to change the way black women have been portrayed, or black people have been portrayed, in cinema since the days of D.W. Griffith.
[ Any Been Black Change Cinema Days Film Going Portrayed Since Way Women]
So that the failures to pass a civil rights bill isn't because of Black Power, isn't because of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee; it's not because of the rebellions that are occurring in the major cities.
[ Because Bill Black Cities Civil Committee Coordinating Failures Major Nonviolent Occurring Pass Power Rebellions Rights Student]
The world is not black and white. More like black and grey.
[ Black Grey More White World]
One puts on black robes to scare the hell out of white people, while the other puts on white robes to scare the hell out of blacks.
[ Black Blacks Hell Other Out Puts Robes Scare While White]
I always enjoyed playing ball, and it didn't matter to me whether I played with white kids or black. I never understood why an issue was made of who I played with, and I never felt comfortable, when I grew up, telling other people how to act.
[ Act Always Ball Black Comfortable Enjoyed Felt Grew How Issue Kids Made Matter Never Other Played Playing Telling Understood Up Whether White Why]
I think it talks about the fact that there are black people in the world who have tremendous amount of talents and have no channel through which they can those talents.
[ Amount Black Channel Fact Talents Talks Think Those Through Tremendous Which World]
Arguably, Blackburn have got the best forward line in the Premiership. There's no denying that.
[ Arguably Best Denying Forward Got Line Premiership]
They're keeping friction going between people from the East and the West. One thing we all got in common is your color, which is Black and Latino, which is our family.
[ Between Black Color Common East Family Friction Going Got Keeping Latino Our Thing West Which Your]
I thought our community should have a deep dialogue to make black America better. I believe if we make black America better, we make all of America better.
[ America Believe Better Black Community Deep Dialogue Make Our Should Thought]
I have no desire to take all black people back to Africa; there are blacks who are no good here and will likewise be no good there.
[ Africa Back Black Blacks Desire Good Here Likewise Take Will]
You know it's going to hell when the best rapper out there is white and the best golfer is black. Sports
[ Best Black Going Golfer Hell Know Out Rapper White]
Maybe black and white is the best medium for landscapes, I don't know.
[ Best Black Know Landscapes Maybe Medium White]
Dr. Martin Luther King is not a black hero. He is an American hero.
[ American Black Dr Hero King Luther Martin]
No, I don't think my presence will cause an increase in black attendance at Cleveland.
[ Attendance Black Cause Cleveland Increase Presence Think Will]
When and under what conditions is the black man to have a free ballot? When is he in fact to have those full civil rights which have so long been his in law?
[ Ballot Been Black Civil Conditions Fact Free Full His Law Long Man Rights Those Under Which]
The black population now consists of two distinct classes-the middle class and the poor.
[ Black Class Consists Distinct Middle Now Poor Population Two]
And all of this, all these physical aspects of painting at that time excited me very much. You could do a picture in just black and white. I mean all the things, whether you're soliciting permission or not, do give you permission.
[ Aspects Black Could Excited Give Just Mean Much Painting Permission Physical Picture These Things Time Very Whether White]
My first college roommate greeted me with a shocked silence followed by, 'So... you're black.'
[ Black College First Followed Greeted Shocked Silence]
The World Health Organisation has a lot of its medical experts sitting in Geneva while hospitals in Africa have no drugs and desperate patients are forced to seek medication on the black market.
[ Africa Black Desperate Experts Forced Geneva Health Hospitals Lot Market Medical Medication Organisation Patients Seek Sitting While World]
Washington is the only city in the world where you can go to a black-tie dinner and there at the foot of the table is a television set up to catch a press conference.
[ Catch City Conference Dinner Foot Go Only Press Set Table Television Up Washington Where World]
Quite frankly, I've always listened to the black side of the radio dial. Where I grew up, there was a lot of it and there was a lot of live music around.
[ Always Around Black Dial Frankly Grew Listened Live Lot Music Quite Radio Side Up Where]
I like to play blackjack. I'm not addicted to gambling. I'm addicted to sitting in a semi-circle.
[ Addicted Blackjack Gambling Play Sitting]
My daughter teases me once in a while saying, Remember when you used to be my mother and you had black hair?
[ Black Daughter Had Hair Mother Once Remember Saying Teases Used While]
I like doing business in a black city.
[ Black Business City Doing]
When I sing, I don't want them to see that my face is black. I don't want them to see that my face is white. I want them to see my soul. And that is colorless.
[ Black Colorless Face See Sing Soul Them Want White]
Black people are inferior to Caucasians. Blacks constitute a totally distinct group; they overshadow the country with the germ... of evil.
[ Black Blacks Constitute Country Distinct Evil Germ Group Inferior Totally]
The Minutemen were seen as more of an art thing than Black Flag, although I didn't see them that way. It confused people when we put out Saccharine Trust, too.
[ Although Art Black Confused Flag More Out Put See Seen Than Them Thing Too Trust Way Were]
Nothing good bursts forth all at once. The lightning may dart out of a black cloud; but the day sends his bright heralds before him, to prepare the world for his coming.
[ Before Black Bright Bursts Cloud Coming Dart Day Forth Good Heralds Him His Lightning May Nothing Once Out Prepare Sends World]
The cool wind blew in my face and all at once I felt as if I had shed dullness from myself. Before me lay a long gray line with a black mark down the center. The birds were singing. It was spring.
[ Before Birds Black Blew Center Cool Down Dullness Face Felt Gray Had Lay Line Long Mark Myself Once Shed Singing Spring Were Wind]
What I think is different today is the lack of political connection between the black middle class and the increasing numbers of black people who are more impoverished than ever before.
[ Before Between Black Class Connection Different Ever Impoverished Increasing Lack Middle More Numbers Political Than Think Today]
I value my garden more for being full of blackbirds than of cherries, and very frankly give them fruit for their songs.
[ Being Cherries Frankly Fruit Full Garden Give More Songs Than Their Them Value Very]
I fully recognize and appreciate the many substantial contributions of black Americans and other minorities to the creation and preservation and development of our great nation.
[ Americans Appreciate Black Contributions Creation Development Fully Great Many Minorities Nation Other Our Preservation Recognize Substantial]
Rap actually comes out of punk rock, not black music.
[ Actually Black Comes Music Out Punk Rap Rock]
Then as I got older, I always gravitated towards the hard stuff, Born To Be Wild, then Black Sabbath.
[ Always Black Born Got Gravitated Hard Older Sabbath Stuff Then Towards Wild]
I had this stereotypical view that black people apart from me probably threw stones and lived in huts.
[ Apart Black Had Huts Lived Probably Stereotypical Stones Threw View]
I'd like to do more Shakespeare. I'd like to do Iago in Othello. I look so benign. It would be interesting to see that black evil come out of my soul.
[ Benign Black Come Evil Interesting Look More Othello Out See Shakespeare Soul Would]
The animals of the world exist for their own reasons. They were not made for humans any more than black people were made for white, or women created for men.
[ Animals Any Black Created Exist Humans Made Men More Own Reasons Than Their Were White Women World]
I was a black singer with a white voice, a perfect pop voice.
[ Black Perfect Pop Singer Voice White]
Many of the Jews who owned the homes, the apartments in the black community, we considered them bloodsuckers because they took from our community and built their community but didn't offer anything back to our community.
[ Anything Apartments Back Because Black Built Community Considered Homes Jews Many Offer Our Owned Their Them Took]
Actually I don't remember being born, it must have happened during one of my black outs.
[ Actually Being Black Born During Happened Must Outs Remember]
After 27 years, I walked out of my first one a few months ago. Black Sheep with Chris Farley.
[ After Ago Black Chris Farley Few First Months Out Sheep Walked Years]
A group of white South Africans recently killed a black lawyer because he was black. That was wrong. They should have killed him because he was a lawyer.
[ Africans Because Black Group Him Killed Lawyer Recently Should South White Wrong]
I think things like food, the food of the south is sort of the common tie that binds us all, Black and White, the sense memories. It's a very particular part of the country.
[ Binds Black Common Country Food Memories Part Particular Sense Sort South Things Think Tie Us Very White]
He will bring us all, rich and poor, white and black, to his judgment seat.
[ Black Bring His Judgment Poor Rich Seat Us White Will]
It's so clear that you have to cherish everyone. I think that's what I get from these older black women, that every soul is to be cherished, that every flower Is to bloom.
[ Black Bloom Cherish Cherished Clear Every Everyone Flower Get Older Soul These Think Women]
It took about six years to get the Black Lung stuff. It didn't come just instantly. Sometimes, I see lobby groups, today, upset because they work the whole session and nothing happens.
[ Because Black Come Get Groups Happens Instantly Just Lobby Lung Nothing See Session Six Sometimes Stuff Today Took Upset Whole Work Years]
Black and white players hadn't appeared together in public before Teddy Wilson and I began working with B.G.
[ Appeared Before Began Black Hadn Players Public Teddy Together White Wilson Working]