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'.

First of all, the music that people call Latin or Spanish is really African. So Black people need to get the credit for that. Carlos Santana
[ African Black Call Credit First Get Latin Music Need Really Spanish]
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. Ryan Giggs
[ Area Black Get Knew Lot Played Player Professional Rugby School Taunts Went Would Youngster]
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. Danny Glover
[ African Americans Bad Black Country Death Double-Digit Experienced Good Half Look More Percent Population Prison Prisoners Represent Row Since Than Those Times Unemployment]
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. Spike Lee
[ Action Affirmative Americans Arrived Black Dismantled Done Else Lot Need Needs Nothing Think Where White]
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. Zakk Wylde
[ Another Around Ask Black Bridge Cross Go Gotta Just Label Life Motto Over Questions Think Through Under Whatever Work]
There are not many males, black or white, who wish to get involved with a woman who's committed to her own development. Eleanor Holmes Norton
[ Black Committed Development Get Her Involved Males Many Own White Wish Woman]
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. Maya Lin
[ American Asian Below Black Female Grade Hurt None Ok Opposition Sense Served Think Too Yet Young]
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. Jean-Bertrand Aristide
[ 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]
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. Joan Jett
[ Able Bands Born Exciting Great Later Music Necessity Now Only Other Our Out Own Put Putting Really Think Us Years]
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. Stokely Carmichael
[ Black Build Call Community Country Define Goals Heritage Lead Organizations Own Recognize Sense Their Unite]
Which is probably the reason why I work exclusively in black and white... to highlight that contrast. Leonard Nimoy
[ Black Contrast Exclusively Highlight Probably Reason Which White Why 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. Willie Mays
[ Baseball Basketball Because Black College Could Father Go Just Made Money Only Particular Picked Quarterbacks Think Time]
Although black and white Americans live, work, and learn together now, there is still injustice in America. Kathleen Sebelius
[ Although America Americans Black Injustice Learn Live Now Still Together White Work]
There are no black film composers doing the likes of Star Wars, doing the likes of E.T., doing the likes of Jurassic Park. There are none, nor will there ever be one. That ain't about to happen! J. J. Johnson
[ Black Composers Doing Ever Film Happen Jurassic Likes None Nor Park Star Wars Will]
You know you're getting old when all the names in your black book have M. D. after them. Harrison Ford Age
[ After Black Book Getting Know Names Old Them Your]
I realize that I'm black, but I like to be viewed as a person, and this is everybody's wish. Michael Jordan
[ Black Everybody Person Realize Viewed Wish]
We Negro writers, just by being black, have been on the blacklist all our lives. Censorship for us begins at the color line. Langston Hughes
[ Been Begins Being Black Blacklist Censorship Color Just Line Lives Negro Our Us Writers]
When I hear of an 'equity' in a case like this, I am reminded of a blind man in a dark room - looking for a black hat - which isn't there. Charles Bowen
[ Am Black Blind Case Dark Equity Hat Hear Looking Man Reminded Room Which]
You can muck around with different guitars for certain bits, but you have to have your own sound. That's your benchmark, that's your sound. I also play a Black Beauty. It sounds amazing. Dan Hawkins
[ Also Amazing Around Beauty Benchmark Bits Black Certain Different Guitars Muck Own Play Sound Sounds Your]
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. Henry Miller
[ America Black Curse Disaster Long Mushroom Night Poisoned Roots See Settling Spreading Upon Which Withering World]
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. Kamisese Mara
[ Associated Blackout Caused Contributed Crisis Deterioration Ever First Had Health Heart Later Mental Pressure Psychological Required Suffered Suspect]
We don't live in a world that's black and white. Shannon Elizabeth
[ Black Live White World]
I think black Americans expect too much from individual black Americans in terms of changing the status quo. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
[ Americans Black Changing Expect Individual Much Quo Status Terms Think Too]
I don't totally believe that all of the politicians see a problem with the gap between the scores of black children and other groups. I believe that many politicians think this has been the way it has always been, so what's the problem? Barry Williams
[ Always Been Believe Between Black Children Gap Groups Many Other Politicians Problem Scores See Think Totally Way]
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. Emma Goldman
[ Black Blood Body Cause Dared Her His History Instance Man Men Progress Right Soul Unpopular Woman Women Written]
It was night and I could see a large and calm lake, reflecting the moon. Black mountains rose around it. I arrived from between two of these mountains, I looked at the lake and the moon, and that was it, nothing else happened. Georges Simenon
[ Around Arrived Between Black Calm Could Else Happened Lake Large Looked Moon Mountains Night Nothing Reflecting Rose See These Two]
I'm for human lib, the liberation of all people, not just black people or female people or gay people. Richard Pryor
[ Black Female Gay Human Just Lib Liberation]
It must not be forgotten in fairness to the National Government that apartheid is not just a policy of oppression but an attempt - in my opinion an attempt doomed to failure - to find an alternative to a policy of racial integration which is fair to both white and black. Harry Oppenheimer
[ Alternative Apartheid Attempt Black Both Doomed Failure Fair Fairness Find Forgotten Government Integration Just Must National Opinion Oppression Policy Racial Which White]
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. Octavia Butler
[ Anything Being Black Did Difficult Experience Family Feeling Gave Members Personal Place Really Research Some Talked Time Very Where Writing]
My administration will tackle these issues in consultation with the black communities of London. Kenneth Robert Livingstone
[ Administration Black Communities Consultation Issues London Tackle These Will]
I think everybody has the ability to fall in love with a man or with a woman or a white person or a black person or a Jewish person or a Protestant person or whatever. Ally Sheedy
[ Ability Black Everybody Fall Jewish Love Man Person Protestant Think Whatever White Woman]
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. Stephen Fry
[ Ahead Awful Blackness Complete Despair Direction Feel Future Get Going Impossible Just Looks Place Purpose Seems Sense Somehow Thing Very Void Which Word]
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. Camille Claudel
[ 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]
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. Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar
[ Black Concepts Construction Elements Holes Macroscopic Most Nature Objects Only Our Perfect Space Their Time Universe]
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. Pauline Hanson
[ Africa Black Desperate Experts Forced Geneva Health Hospitals Lot Market Medical Medication Organisation Patients Seek Sitting While World]
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. Sally Quinn
[ Administration Also Around Black Clinton Course Down End Everybody Everyone First Happened Hole Jolly Meeting Reagan Running Second Term Very Went Which]
This is our culture, and I don't care who the musician is, if he avoids black people, then he is scared of something. He doesn't have confidence in himself or else he doesn't believe in what he's doing. Betty Carter
[ Avoids Believe Black Care Confidence Culture Doing Else Himself Musician Our Scared Something Then]
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. Christopher Darden
[ Black Fact Forgot Got Into Little Moved Protagonist Reviewers Said Some Story Things Were Whole Woman]
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. Krzysztof Kieslowski
[ Bad Black Good Ideas Industry Prefers Reporting See Simple Television White World]
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. Toni Morrison
[ Black Ever Everything Find Found Happens Minute Moment Out Profound Revelation Something Talks Were White]
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. Charles Evers
[ Along Blacks Democratic Else Everyone Included Make Party Reason Republican Same Sure]
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. Taylor Dayne
[ Also Black Did Grew How Influences Marketing Sounded These Think Tool Totally Up Well]
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. Joseph C. Wilson
[ Black Democrats Describing Good Gray Repeatedly Republicans Said Shades Things Very White]
And I ask why am I black, they say I was born in sin, and shamed inequity. One of the main songs we used to sing in church makes me sick, 'love wash me and I shall be whiter than snow. Peter Tosh
[ Am Ask Black Born Church Inequity Love Main Makes Say Shall Shamed Sick Sin Sing Snow Songs Than Used Wash Why]
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. Herb Ritts
[ 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]
When I was a kid, no one would believe anything positive that you could say about black people. That's a terrible burden. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
[ Anything Believe Black Burden Could Kid Positive Say Terrible Would]
There's a very big gulf between the black civil rights leadership in America and the black middle class in America. The black middle class are conservative. Many of those minorities can be persuaded to be members of the Republican Party. Pete du Pont
[ America Between Big Black Civil Class Conservative Gulf Leadership Many Members Middle Minorities Party Persuaded Republican Rights Those Very]
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. Neil Schon
[ Always Any Around Been Believe Biggest Black Choose Cloud Door Fault Following Had Here More Open Steve]
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. Marcus Garvey
[ Africa Back Black Blacks Desire Good Here Likewise Take Will]
The Blackberry is really essential for keeping up on my emails when I'm out of the office, which is a lot. David Neeleman
[ Blackberry Emails Essential Keeping Lot Office Out Really Up Which]
Terrorism is not new to black people. Vernon Jordan
[ Black New Terrorism]
Kids today don't watch a black and white movie. Robert Englund
[ Black Kids Movie Today Watch White]
Besides black art, there is only automation and mechanization. Federico Garcia Lorca
[ Art Automation Besides Black Only]
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. Matt Robinson
[ Almost Also Ambiguity Because Black Code Doing Here Interesting Just Know Living Morals Never Really Reluctance Slight Their White Yeah]
I go out with white women. This makes a lot of people unhappy, mostly black women. Dennis Rodman
[ Black Go Lot Makes Mostly Out Unhappy White Women]
There's nothing worse, I guess, than being black in an all-white church or being southern and being a liberal. Lee Hazlewood
[ Being Black Church Guess Liberal Nothing Southern Than Worse]
I liked the fact that there were so many different representations of black women and black men in the movie. It wasn't like we all had the same agenda. Sanaa Lathan
[ Agenda Black Different Fact Had Liked Many Men Movie Representations Same Were Women]
We're trying to have the band create something beautiful that hopefully one day, 20 years from now, can be picked up by a kid and hopefully have the same effect that Neil Young had on me, or Led Zeppelin or Black Sabbath. Ville Valo
[ Band Beautiful Black Create Day Effect Had Hopefully Kid Led Neil Now Picked Sabbath Same Something Trying Up Years Young Zeppelin]
My dad loved black singers. So listening to New Orleans music, eventually I wanted to play an instrument. Bill Kreutzmann
[ Black Dad Eventually Instrument Listening Loved Music New Orleans Play Singers Wanted]
A lie which is half a truth is ever the blackest of lies. Alfred Lord Tennyson
[ Blackest Ever Half Lie Lies Truth Which]
It wouldn't have mattered to my mother if I married a black, was gay, lived in a commune or wore a dress. George Weinberg
[ Black Commune Dress Gay Lived Married Mattered Mother Wore]
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. Greg Ginn
[ Anyone Basically Black Doing Else Felt First Flag Formed Get Out Put Record Very Wanted Worthwhile]
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. James Brown
[ Black Called Crazy Loud Names Proud Say Son Those]
You are a black goddess when you come out the salon. Jenifer Lewis
[ Black Come Goddess Out Salon]
No one can compare us to the apartheid regime. It's not like in South Africa between the blacks and the whites who belong to the same nation, or in Berlin where you find parents living on the eastern side and their children in the western side. Silvan Shalom
[ Africa Apartheid Belong Berlin Between Blacks Children Compare Eastern Find Living Nation Parents Regime Same Side South Their Us Western Where Whites]
It's hard being black. You ever been black? I was black once - when I was poor. Larry Holmes
[ Been Being Black Ever Hard Once Poor]
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. Clarence Thomas
[ Among Bit Blacks Bottom Crime Educate Look Lot Minorities Neighborhoods Our Particularly Problems Real School Society Systems Where Whole]
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! Van Jones
[ Always Believe Black Child Done Happened Here Kids Never Only Say Seen Suburban Them These White]
You know why we're stuck with the myth that only black people have soul? Because white people don't let themselves feel things. Janis Joplin
[ Because Black Feel Know Myth Only Soul Stuck Themselves Things White Why]
I'm black, and black don't crack. It does droop. Aisha Tyler
[ Black Crack Does Droop]
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. Muhammad Ali
[ Black Free Got Hell Know Long Made Masses While]
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. Janet Suzman
[ Along Back Black Constitution Each Feeding Fits Go Great Harmoniously Least Living Now Other Possibility Probably Society Starts Think Up White Will]
So for Bullitt, I just put my black hat back on. Robert Vaughn
[ Back Black Hat Just Put]
The last state to admit a black student to the college level was South Carolina. Constance Baker Motley
[ Admit Black Carolina College Last Level South State Student]
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. Barbara Ehrenreich
[ Black Blacks Clear Compared Evidence Fact Intellectual Only Percent Reagan Retire Ronald Superiority Voted Whites]
I don't want to have people brought in simply because they are black or Asian. Trevor Phillips
[ Asian Because Black Brought Simply Want]
Working with Benny was important for me and for black musicians in general. Lionel Hampton
[ Benny Black General Important Musicians Working]
If I could find anything blacker than black, I'd use it. J. M. W. Turner
[ Anything Black Could Find Than Use]
Faith is the black person's federal reserve system. Hattie McDaniel
[ Black Faith Federal Person Reserve System]
In fact, this is a blackmail of the terrorists at the expense of the suffering of the hostages. Alberto Fujimori
[ Blackmail Expense Fact Hostages Suffering Terrorists]
White shall not neutralize the black, nor good compensate bad in man, absolve him so: life's business being just the terrible choice. Robert Browning
[ Absolve Bad Being Black Business Choice Compensate Good Him Just Life Man Neutralize Nor Shall Terrible White]
My father kept his distance from working-class American blacks. Constance Baker Motley
[ American Blacks Distance Father His Kept Working-Class Working-Class]
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. Michael Behe
[ Accepted Again Being Biology Black Boxes Darwin Due Forth Model Now Opened Our Progressed Put Shaken Tremendously View World]
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. Jerome Lawrence
[ Aftermath Appalled Control Inherit Inspired Many Our Plays Reason Thought Us War Were Whole Wind Write Writing]
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. Quincy Jones
[ Also America Biggest Black Block Chicago Depression During Every Gangster Ghetto Ground Heart Practically Probably Too Were White]
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. Nikki Sixx
[ Black Coming Crue Guns Motley New Old Ramones Roses Sabbath Street Years]
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. Pee Wee Reese
[ Because Black Him Jackie Robinson Sometimes Tell Throwing Used Were]
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. Mario Batali Food
[ Blackberry Day During Fabric Food Load Onion Onions Our Part Pick Season Spring Station Supreme Up Us Wagon Would Yellow]
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. John Albion Andrew
[ Any Awaits Because Black Despise Enough Know Man Mean Never Other Record Sin World]
I was told all my life I was part Cherokee. Then it was Crow. The latest is Blackfoot. Kathie Lee Gifford
[ Cherokee Crow Latest Life Part Then Told]
Celluloid will be the next decade's black and white. Danny Boyle
[ Black Celluloid Decade Next White Will]
Yeah I think Pitch Black was edgy, I think that's what worked for our film. Radha Mitchell
[ Black Edgy Film Our Pitch Think Worked Yeah]
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. Marian Anderson
[ Black Colorless Face See Sing Soul Them Want White]
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. Salma Hayek
[ Badly Black Does Doing Fatale Femme Her Him Love Loves Manipulate Men Out She Someone Stay Think Wants Widow]
Both read the Bible day and night, but thou read black where I read white. William Blake
[ Bible Black Both Day Night Read Thou Where White]
This nation is being divided into black and white, and the present system encourages this. Pauline Hanson
[ Being Black Divided Encourages Into Nation Present System White]
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. Edith Sitwell
[ Black Blind Cross Dark Falls Forty Hundred Loss Man Nails Nineteen Our Rain Still Upon 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! Jody Watley
[ Always Beauty Black Celebrated Change Culture Help Live More Other Say Sensuality Subject Thing Touchy Types Want Where]
If we should ever get to Heaven, we shall find nobody to reproach us for being black, or for being slaves. Jupiter Hammon
[ Being Black Ever Find Get Heaven Nobody Reproach Shall Should Slaves Us]
It was 100 percent music. There was no ego involved, no attitudes, no black and white, it was pure music. Lee Konitz
[ Attitudes Black Ego Involved Music Percent Pure White]
In terms of the revolution, I believe that the revolution will be a revolution of dispossessed people in this country: that's the Mexican American, the Puerto Rican American, the American Indian, and black people. H. Rap Brown
[ American Believe Black Country Dispossessed Indian Mexican Puerto Revolution Rican Terms Will]
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. Ray Manzarek
[ Africa Beat Black Created Jazz Man Rhythms Rock Roll Would]
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. Henry Hampton
[ Black Boston Chicago Class Community Full Live Middle Our Park Piece Scattered Washington Where]
There are but two places where all go after death, white and black, rich and poor; those places are Heaven and Hell. Heaven is a place made for those, who are born again, and who love God, and it is a place where they will be happy for ever. Jupiter Hammon
[ After Again Black Born Death Ever Go God Happy Heaven Hell Love Made Place Places Poor Rich Those Two Where White Will]
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. Joe Slovo
[ Among Barrier Blacks Currently Important Irreversible Just Opinion Overcoming Place Population Process Psychological Taking Too White Whites]
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. Allen West
[ Black Blacks Caucus Congressional Cycle Election General Had House Made Movement Needs New Ran Representatives Republican Them Think Ticket Two Us Voice]
Actually I don't remember being born, it must have happened during one of my black outs. Jim Morrison
[ Actually Being Black Born During Happened Must Outs Remember]
Does a black person make them an African American? No. There are Hispanics that are very, very dark skinned so the word has lost its meaning, it's not a very concise or proper word to use even today and it wasn't then. Pam Grier
[ African American Black Concise Dark Does Even Hispanics Lost Make Meaning Person Proper Skinned Them Then Today Use Very Word]
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. Paul Gillmor
[ 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]
No one who's white thinks he's innocent. No one who's black thinks he's guilty. Andrew Young
[ Black Guilty Innocent Thinks 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. Dizzy Gillespie
[ Because Been Blacks Doing History Idea Music Now Our Ourselves Tell Think Time Us Whites Write]
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. Quincy Jones
[ Because Black Dignified Dignity Hurt Idea Just Loved Men Much Older Ones Proud Right Saw Seeing Slaps Stand Ten Them These Times Wounded Your]
What America demands in her black champions is a brilliant, powerful body and a dull, bestial mind. Eldridge Cleaver
[ America Bestial Black Body Brilliant Champions Demands Dull Her Mind Powerful]
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. William Butler Yeats
[ Am Behind Black Broken Feet God Great Oxen Passing Their Them Tread World Years]
As a lifelong Oregonian, I prefer our forests green, not black. Greg Walden
[ Black Forests Green Lifelong Our Prefer]
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. Audre Lorde
[ Any Black Circles Condemned Destructive Imposed Literary Outside Pale Quality Racism Silences Step Supposed Total Whatever Write Writers]
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! H. Rap Brown
[ Beat Beats Because Black Cadillac Does Ford Got Head Man Your]
Within, stood a tall old man, clean shaven save for a long white moustache, and clad in black from head to foot, without a single speck of colour about him anywhere. Bram Stoker
[ Anywhere Black Clad Clean Colour Foot Head Him Long Man Moustache Old Save Single Speck Stood Tall White Within Without]
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. Larry Doby
[ Along Baseball Black Future Get Given Hope How Idea Kids Live Our Some Them Together Whether White]
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. Nicholas D. Kristof
[ Africa Aid Americans Among Black Brought Even Fixed Hole Matter Murder Mutilation Never Seems Sense Well-Meaning]
And I'd be lying if I told you that as a black man in baseball I hadn't gone through worse times than my teammates. Curt Flood
[ Baseball Black Gone Hadn Lying Man Teammates Than Through Times Told Worse]
I wasn't always black... there was this freckle, and it got bigger and bigger. Bill Cosby
[ Always Bigger Black Got]
Most of today's black convicts have come to understand that they are the most abused victims of an unrighteous order. George Jackson
[ Abused Black Come Most Order Today Understand Victims]
My first film goes into production in October. It's called White Boy Shuffle and it's based on a novel about a young black kid and it's sort of reminiscent of Catcher in the Rye. Ryan Phillippe
[ Based Black Boy Called Catcher Film First Goes Into Kid Novel October Production Reminiscent Rye Shuffle Sort White Young]
To most white people, jazz means black and jazz means dirt, and that's not what I play. I play black classical music. Nina Simone
[ Black Classical Dirt Jazz Means Most Music Play White]
The other two things are... well, I had a huge appetite for old black and white movies on BBC 2. At the weekends they used to run matinees, and the more romantic the better. Ewan McGregor
[ Appetite Bbc Better Black Had Huge Matinees More Movies Old Other Romantic Run Things Two Used Weekends Well White]
Do not call for black power or green power. Call for brain power. Barbara Jordan Equality
[ Black Brain Call Green Power]
My daughter teases me once in a while saying, Remember when you used to be my mother and you had black hair? Loni Anderson
[ Black Daughter Had Hair Mother Once Remember Saying Teases Used While]
I'm hoping someday that some kid, black or white, will hit more home runs than myself. Whoever it is, I'd be pulling for him. Hank Aaron
[ Black Him Hit Home Hoping Kid More Myself Pulling Runs Some Someday Than White Whoever Will]
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. John H. Johnson
[ Ad Always Am Because Black Go Help Minority Never Now Occasional Say See Sell Talk Them]
Color can do anything that black-and-white can. Vincente Minnelli
[ Anything Black-And-White Color]
Bald is the new black! Gail Porter
[ Bald Black New]
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. Nobuo Uematsu
[ Able Album Already Basic Been Black Completed Concert Currently Future Hopefully Process Recording Second Sometime Tracks Will]
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. John Mahoney
[ Black Changes Glorious Just Movie Oz Sister States Sudden Then Visit Went White Wizard]
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. Florida Scott-Maxwell
[ Alone Black Boil Kettle Kitchen Live Old Pleasure Shiny Wait Waltz While]
It will take very sophisticated marketing to achieve our aim of bringing more black people into the theater. Alvin Ailey
[ Achieve Aim Black Bringing Into Marketing More Our Sophisticated Take Theater Very Will]
When I drive through a field, I want to see green grass sometimes, and I don't want to see black and white. Sam Mendes
[ Black Drive Field Grass Green See Sometimes Through Want White]
I feel there should be blacks in every Party. Charles Evers
[ Blacks Every Feel Party Should]
I like a very dark house, just black. I sit there and just think. Once I'm still and quiet inside, I'll begin. It's very personal; it has to be. One song may be Bach, the next blues, a song from TV, or a nursery rhyme or jazz piece. Bobby McFerrin
[ Bach Begin Black Blues Dark House Inside Jazz Just May Next Nursery Once Personal Piece Quiet Rhyme Sit Song Still Think Tv Very]
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. Montel Williams
[ Asian Blackness Country Definition Every Hispanic How Jewish Person Single Tells White Whiteness]
My mother is Irish, my father is black and Venezuelan, and me - I'm tan, I guess. Mariah Carey
[ Black Father Guess Irish Mother Tan Venezuelan]
After 27 years, I walked out of my first one a few months ago. Black Sheep with Chris Farley. Gene Siskel
[ After Ago Black Chris Farley Few First Months Out Sheep Walked Years]
I'm satisfied it's very black, meaning 'in the black'. Robert Conrad
[ Black Meaning Satisfied Very]
It's pure Black Label. It's about violence and booze. That's all it is. There is no plan. Zakk Wylde
[ Black Booze Label Plan Pure Violence]
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. Larry Bird
[ Because Black Care Disrespect Far Game Guarded Guarding Guy Just Playing Red Want White Yellow]
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. Gloria Steinem
[ Audrey Black-And-White Child Gritty Hepburn Natalie Neal Played Romantic Scenes Some Wood]
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. Michael Richards
[ Anger Audience Blacks Brunt Busted Came Everyone Hate Hispanics How Over Rage Really Sorry Those Through Took Up Very Whites]
But, on the other hand, I get bored with racism too and recognize that there are still many things to be said about a Black person and a White person loving each other in a racist society. Audre Lorde
[ Black Bored Each Get Hand Loving Many Other Person Racism Recognize Said Society Still Things Too White]
My most recent purchase was a black lace corset. Lexa Doig
[ Black Corset Lace Most Purchase Recent]
I love blackjack. But I'm not addicted to gambling. I'm addicted to sitting in a semi circle. Mitch Hedberg
[ Addicted Blackjack Circle Gambling Love Semi Sitting]
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. Sarah Sutton
[ Always Because Been Black Charleston Dancing Different Enjoyed Especially Favorite Keen Others Stories]
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. Solomon Burke
[ Accountants Against Attorneys Black Entertainers Financial Going Grain Managers Right Structure Supposed Were]
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. Chuck Norris
[ Ability Arts Belt Black Completely Enamored Exposed First Got High Just Korea Making Martial Out Physical School Time Until Went]
Showtime has given new, young filmmakers - black, white, across the board - an opportunity to make films, as well as actors who want to cross over into directing. Morris Chestnut
[ Across Actors Black Board Cross Directing Filmmakers Films Given Into Make New Opportunity Over Showtime Want Well White Young]
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. Buddy Rich
[ Bands Basie Black Count Course Drummers Early Everybody Forties Had Influence Just Late Players Real Think Thirties Well]
For sleep, one needs endless depths of blackness to sink into; daylight is too shallow, it will not cover one. Anne Morrow Lindbergh
[ Blackness Cover Daylight Depths Endless Into Needs Shallow Sink Sleep Too Will]
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. Barbra Streisand
[ Arrogance Blacks Elderly Employing Exercise Family Fraud Intimidation Jews Minorities Operatives Other Presidency President Republican Stole Tactics Thousands Through Ties Voter]
I love to unwind and watch movies, especially those from the classic black-and-white era. Fred Savage
[ Black-And-White Classic Era Especially Love Movies Those Unwind Watch]
Perchance the chemist is already damned and the guardian the blackest. Lewis Gilbert
[ Already Blackest Chemist Damned Guardian Perchance]
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. C. L. R. James
[ Black Formed Had Hundred Movement Speak Speaking Then Trotskyist Walk Where Would Yards]
Invention flags, his brain goes muddy, and black despair succeeds brown study. William Congreve
[ Black Brain Brown Despair Flags Goes His Invention Muddy Study Succeeds]
Black women have always been these vixens, these animalistic erotic women. Why can't we just be the sexy American girl next door? Tyra Banks
[ Always American Been Black Door Girl Just Next Sexy These Why Women]
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. Eden Ahbez
[ Black Hate Haters Issue Love Lovers See Some White]
Black people dominate sports in the United States. 20% of the population and 90% of the final four. Chris Rock
[ Black Dominate Final Four Population Sports States United]
The brave men who died in Vietnam, more than 100% of which were black, were the ultimate sacrifice. Marion Berry
[ Black Brave Died Men More Sacrifice Than Ultimate Vietnam Were Which]
Color television! Bah, I won't believe it until I see it in black and white. Samuel Goldwyn
[ Bah Believe Black Color See Television Until White Won]
I have asked the village blacksmith to forge golden chains to tie our ankles together. I have gathered all the gay ribbons in the world to wind around and around and around and around and around and around again around our two waists. Harry Crosby
[ Again Ankles Around Asked Chains Forge Gathered Gay Golden Our Ribbons Tie Together Two Village Waists Wind World]
I am a black man inside and outside and you are white men on the outside, but inside, you are Africans like me. Olusegun Obasanjo
[ Africans Am Black Inside Man Men Outside White]
The Bee Gees were always heavily influenced by black music. As a songwriter, it's never been difficult to pick up on the changing styles of music out there, and soul has always been my favourite genre. Robin Gibb
[ Always Bee Been Black Changing Difficult Favourite Gees Genre Heavily Influenced Music Never Out Pick Songwriter Soul Styles Up Were]
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. Emanuel Celler
[ Alive Been Before Black Color Definition Government Had Manner March Mores Revolution Sprang White Witnessed]
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. Michael N. Castle
[ After Attracted Black College Colleges Delaware Environment Going High Historical Natural Next Raised School State Step Students Typically Universities Were Where]
There are very few really stark black and white stories. Jim Lehrer
[ Black Few Really Stark Stories Very White]
If they were starting their careers today, Rockwell and Picasso would probably both be painting on black velvet. Brad Holland
[ Black Both Careers Painting Picasso Probably Rockwell Starting Their Today Velvet Were Would]
We can't allow the world's worst leaders to blackmail, threaten, hold freedom-loving nations hostage with the world's worst weapons. George W. Bush
[ Allow Blackmail Freedom-Loving Hold Hostage Leaders Nations Threaten Weapons World Worst]
The Black skin is not a badge of shame, but rather a glorious symbol of national greatness. Marcus Garvey
[ Badge Black Glorious Greatness National Rather Shame Skin Symbol]
One of the prices that we pay for integration was the disintegration of the black community. Ed Smith
[ Black Community Disintegration Integration Pay Prices]
Monofilament is what you use to go fishing. The line on your fishing rod is probably going to be black. You get to the end of the line and you tie on this clear plastic, thin thread called monofilament. John Badham
[ Black Called Clear End Fishing Get Go Going Line Plastic Probably Rod Thin Thread Tie Use Your]
Of my two handicaps, being female put many more obstacles in my path than being black. Shirley Chisholm
[ Being Black Female Handicaps Many More Obstacles Path Put Than Two]
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. John Krasinski
[ Actually Addicted Around Been Embarrassing Expression Friends Fully Fun Going Had Know Machinery Make Now Piece Really Understand Used]
After Jackie Robinson the most important black in baseball history is Reggie Jackson, I really mean that. Reggie Jackson
[ After Baseball Black History Important Jackie Jackson Mean Most Really Robinson]
Theology is never any help; it is searching in a dark cellar at midnight for a black cat that isn't there. Theologians can persuade themselves of anything. Robert A. Heinlein Religion
[ Any Anything Black Cat Cellar Dark Help Midnight Never Persuade Searching Themselves Theologians Theology]
So now I feel I'm lucky in the respect that I can sort of pick a little more carefully, which is tricky because as a black actress, there aren't that many roles to pick from. Rachel True
[ Actress Because Black Carefully Feel Little Lucky Many More Now Pick Respect Roles Sort Tricky Which]
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. Maya Angelou
[ Adored Black Books Desired Except Far Knew Lonely Men Never Them Were White Women Worked]
It was 100 feet of 16 mm black-and-white film of a car coming to a stop sign, and driving off. I had to decide how to frame and light it. It was magic. There was a sense of mystery. Conrad Hall
[ Black-And-White Car Coming Decide Driving Feet Film Frame Had How Light Magic Mm Mystery Off Sense Sign Stop]
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. Barack Obama
[ America Asian Black Conservative Latino Liberal States United White]
I just finished Meet Joe Black with Hopkins. Claire Forlani
[ Black Finished Hopkins Joe Just Meet]
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. Dustin Hoffman
[ Black Declared Early Family Good Sheep Somehow Student Think Very]
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. Tim Reid
[ Black Create Decisions Doing Historical History Make Movie Need Perspective Sound Understand Why Would]
Racial discrimination, South Africa's economic power, its oppression and exploitation of all the black peoples, are part and parcel of the same thing. Oliver Tambo
[ Africa Black Discrimination Economic Exploitation Oppression Parcel Part Peoples Power Racial Same South Thing]
Every white will have its black, And every sweet its sour. Thomas Percy
[ Black Every Sour Sweet White Will]
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. Aisha Tyler
[ Black Celery Clothes Cool Giant Kid None Parents Sandwich School Show Sticks Up Vegetarians Were]
I marched back then - I was in a civil-rights musical, Fly Blackbird, and we met Martin Luther King. George Takei
[ Back Fly King Luther Marched Martin Met Musical Then]
I think the rich are too rich and the poor are too poor. I don't think the black people are going to rise at all; I think most of them are going to die. Nina Simone
[ Black Die Going Most Poor Rich Rise Them Think Too]
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. Harold Nicholas
[ Began Black Change Entertained Experienced Horrible Hotels Las Mostly Noticed Prejudice Real South Stay Thing Through Us Vegas Went Were Where]
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. Robert Hass
[ Afternoons Blackberry Body Continuing Days Evenings Flesh Good Moments Saying Such Tenderness Those Words]
We're not willing to give black leaders second chances because, in most cases, we're not willing to give them first chances. Al Sharpton
[ Because Black Cases Chances First Give Leaders Most Second Them Willing]
I feel kind of like the black sheep in Congress, but here I am. Sonny Bono
[ Am Black Congress Feel Here Kind Sheep]
The process of delving into the black abyss is to me the keenest form of fascination. H. P. Lovecraft
[ Abyss Black Delving Fascination Form Into Keenest Process]
Americans are inclined to see the world and foreign affairs in black and white. Richard Kerry
[ Affairs Americans Black Foreign Inclined See White World]
I wanted to learn how to paint rather than just doing black-and-white work. Bill Sienkiewicz
[ 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. Kevin Eubanks
[ Because Black Defend Defense Hard Himself Indefensible Just Man Much Nothing Something Spend Time]
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. Alan Ladd
[ Anything Black Close Good Gray Know Play Villain White]
I've been writing about my boyhood, when I was a little kid back on my grandfather's farm where we didn't know about black widow spiders or all that stuff. But writing about that is so easy. Kary Mullis
[ Back Been Black Boyhood Easy Farm Grandfather Kid Know Little Spiders Stuff Where Widow Writing]
What doctor does not need platform heels and dark black eyeliner to treat their patients? Sarah Chalke
[ Black Dark Doctor Does Heels Need Patients Platform Their Treat]
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. Blair Underwood
[ Been Black Call Development Fall Immortal Keep Love Man Right Shooting Six Soul Story Ultimate Woman Year]
George Bush doesn't care about black people. Kanye West
[ Black Bush Care George]
It's about you. If you win, it's you; if you lose, it's you. Black and white. Nowhere to hide. Greg Rusedski
[ Black Hide Lose Nowhere White Win]
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. Gwendolyn Brooks
[ Blacks Could Expression Fighting Halls Housing Into Manner Now Poems Project Relevant Street Take Tavern Work]
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. Brittany Snow Teen
[ Bit Black Edgy Good Just Life Little Mean More Nail Normal Person Play Polish Pretty Real Seem Sometimes Surprised Teenager Television Than Wear]
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. John T. Flynn
[ Baltic Belt Black Eleven End Hands Held Her Land Million Nations North Population Running Russia Sea South Vast]
The black groups that boycott certain films would do better to get the money together to make the films they want to see, or stay in church and leave us to our work. Richard Pryor
[ Better Black Boycott Certain Church Films Get Groups Leave Make Money Our See Stay Together Us Want Work Would]
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. Timothy Thomas Fortune
[ Better Blacks Bloom Corn Cotton Had Into Just Long Make Men Minds Remain South Their Up White Whiteness Will]
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. Angela Davis
[ Black Bring First Increase Less Paying Place Profits Racism Their Used Wealthy Weapon Work Workers]
Arthur Ashe had been the first black athlete to play Johannesburg at the time of apartheid. Yannick Noah
[ Apartheid Arthur Ashe Athlete Been Black First Had Johannesburg Play Time]
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. Robert Rauschenberg
[ Aspects Black Could Excited Give Just Mean Much Painting Permission Physical Picture These Things Time Very Whether White]
Black people are victims of an enormous amount of violence. None of those things can take place without the complicity of the people who run the schools and the city. Toni Morrison
[ Amount Black City Complicity Enormous None Place Run Schools Take Things Those Victims Violence Without]
Black people have always been used as a buffer in this country between powers to prevent class war. Toni Morrison
[ Always Been Between Black Buffer Class Country Powers Prevent Used War]
Black reporters are as capable of racism as anyone else. Julian Bond
[ Anyone Black Capable Else Racism Reporters]
It makes no difference who or what you are, old or young, black or white, pagan, Jew, or Christian, I want to love you all and be loved by you all, and I mean to have your love. Victoria Woodhull
[ Black Christian Difference Jew Love Loved Makes Mean Old Pagan Want White Young Your]
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." Charles Moore
[ 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]
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. H. Rap Brown
[ Argument Around Black Confined Country Did Down Fall Go Keep Law Laws Legally Make Morally Neither Nor Same Talking Them Those Up Us]
Blacks have traditionally had to operate in a situation where whites have set themselves up as the custodians of the black experience. August Wilson
[ Black Blacks Custodians Experience Had Operate Set Situation Themselves Traditionally Up Where Whites]
Of course, it's fun to play with Blacks. Boris Vian
[ Blacks Course Fun Play]
Black or white good parts are hard to come by. A good actor with a good opportunity has a shot; without the opportunity it doesn't matter how good you are. Denzel Washington
[ Actor Black Come Good Hard How Matter Opportunity Parts Shot White Without]
I am proud of my black roots and of the black blood that runs in my veins. Ryan Giggs
[ Am Black Blood Proud Roots Runs Veins]
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. Julie Harris
[ Black Darling Film Last Look Luck Oscar Oscars Time White]
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. Newt Gingrich
[ Agree America American Asian Black Blind Color Either Latino Native Now Point Room Think Which White]
All has been looted, betrayed, sold; black death's wing flashed ahead. Anna Akhmatova
[ Ahead Been Betrayed Black Death Flashed Sold Wing]
On the plains of hesitation lie the blackened bones of countless millions who at the dawn of victory lay down to rest, and in resting died. Adlai E. Stevenson
[ Bones Countless Dawn Died Down Hesitation Lay Lie Millions Plains Rest Resting Victory]
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. Freddie Mercury
[ Black Bold Days Dear Early Grew Introduced Just Onstage Simply Then Variety Very White Wore]
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. Michael N. Castle
[ African Americans Backward Black Colleges Days During Grew Higher Historical Learning Many Network Place Policy Schools Segregation Simply Traditional Universities Welcome Were]
If you ain't got your black hat, there ain't no use in filling out an application. Greg Moore
[ Application Black Filling Got Hat Out Use Your]
When we don't have information, we go to the simplest outlook, to black and white. But then we have to lie to ourselves. Black is never as black as you're painting it and white is never as white. Patricia Sun
[ Black Go Information Lie Never Ourselves Outlook Painting Simplest Then White]
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. Ahmet Zappa
[ Bad Bags Black Cheesy Dad Favorite Garbage Godzilla Heads How Laughing Loved Memories Miss Monster Movie Movies Outfits Some Those Were]
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. Burl Ives
[ Before Birds Black Blew Center Cool Down Dullness Face Felt Gray Had Lay Line Long Mark Myself Once Shed Singing Spring Were Wind]
Prisons are like the concentration camps of our time. So many go in and never come out, and primarily they're black and Latino. Lisa Bonet
[ Black Camps Come Concentration Go Latino Many Never Our Out Primarily Prisons Time]
If black people mistrust white people, they are mistrusting racism, and that is appropriate. Jasmine Guy
[ Appropriate Black Mistrust Racism White]
I've always been very image prone, along the lines of bands like Black Sabbath and even Devo. Peter Steele
[ Along Always Bands Been Black Even Image Lines Prone Sabbath Very]
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. David O. McKay
[ Banish Bigotry Blackness Cannot Darkness Dispel Hatred Hearts Humanity Malice Night Rising Selfishness Sun]
South Africa belongs to all who live in it, black and white. Thabo Mbeki
[ Africa Belongs Black Live South White]
Let's be very honest about what this is about. It's not about bashing Democrats, it's not about taxes, they have no idea what the Boston tea party was about, they don't know their history at all. This is about hating a black man in the White House. This is racism straight up. Janeane Garofalo
[ Black Boston Democrats Hating History Honest House Idea Know Man Party Racism Straight Taxes Tea Their Up Very White]
Any colour - so long as it's black. Henry Ford
[ Any Black Colour Long]
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. Alice Walker
[ Black Bloom Cherish Cherished Clear Every Everyone Flower Get Older Soul These Think Women]
My clothes are predominately black and my home is predominantly white. Fran Drescher
[ Black Clothes Home Predominantly Predominately White]
Eyes is the attempt to tell the story of the Civil Rights movement and to create an emotional, intellectual constituency. But what do you do after that? The black community doesn't have institutions that pick up such moments and preserve them. Henry Hampton
[ After Attempt Black Civil Community Constituency Create Emotional Eyes Institutions Intellectual Moments Movement Pick Preserve Rights Story Such Tell Them Up]
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. Mo Udall
[ Black Blacks Hell Other Out Puts Robes Scare While White]
Whatever it takes to get the image to reach that level is what that photographer needs to do. And for me, I just have such a love of the tactile and sensuous quality of a black and white silver gelatin print. John Sexton
[ Black Get Image Just Level Love Needs Photographer Print Quality Reach Sensuous Silver Such Tactile Takes Whatever White]
Black women as a group have never been fools. We couldn't afford to be. Barbara Smith
[ Afford Been Black Fools Group Never Women]
School shootings were invented by blacks... and stolen by the white man. Chris Rock
[ Blacks Invented Man School Shootings Stolen Were White]
Hip-Hop isn't just music, it is also a spiritual movement of the blacks! You can't just call Hip-Hop a trend! Lauryn Hill
[ Also Blacks Call Hip-Hop Just Movement Music Spiritual Trend]
A lot of people don't know that my father is black. Ryan Giggs
[ Black Father Know Lot]
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. Jay Cooke
[ Able Bass Been Black Decide Length Life May Years Yet]
Merely by describing yourself as black you have started on a road towards emancipation, you have committed yourself to fight against all forces that seek to use your blackness as a stamp that marks you out as a subservient being. Steven Biko
[ Against Being Black Blackness Committed Describing Emancipation Fight Forces Marks Merely Out Road Seek Stamp Started Subservient Towards Use Your Yourself]
The Geezer album, Black Science, had a lot of keyboards and it did not work. Geezer Butler
[ Album Black Did Had Keyboards Lot Science Work]
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. Sharon Stone
[ Astaire Black Class Especially Everything Fred Ginger Knew Loved Movies Music Musicals Old Real Rogers Romance Songs Spectacle Them Wanted Were White World]
Blue, green, grey, white, or black; smooth, ruffled, or mountainous; that ocean is not silent. H. P. Lovecraft
[ Black Blue Green Grey Ocean Silent Smooth White]
Progress for black Americans depends on good schools because education is the last great equalizer. Alphonso Jackson
[ Americans Because Black Depends Education Equalizer Good Great Last Progress Schools]
Baby, black promoters oppressed me before white promoters ever got hold of me. Don't talk skin to me. Mahalia Jackson
[ Baby Before Black Ever Got Hold Oppressed Promoters Skin Talk White]
The Earth reminded us of a Christmas tree ornament hanging in the blackness of space. As we got farther and farther away it diminished in size. Finally it shrank to the size of a marble, the most beautiful marble you can imagine. James Irwin
[ Away Beautiful Blackness Christmas Diminished Earth Farther Finally Got Hanging Imagine Marble Most Ornament Reminded Size Space Tree Us]
Long for me as I for you, forgetting, what will be inevitable, the long black aftermath of pain. Malcolm Lowry
[ Aftermath Black Forgetting Inevitable Long Pain Will]
Many later commented on the fact that large numbers of those engaged in the most senseless acts of destruction were left well alone by cops, indeed people dressed as Black Block members were seen freely making their way across police lines and talking to cops. John Blair
[ Across Acts Alone Black Block Commented Cops Destruction Dressed Engaged Fact Freely Indeed Large Later Left Lines Making Many Members Most Numbers Police Seen Senseless Talking Their Those Way Well Were]
We are the only class in history that has been left to fight its battles alone, unaided by the ruling powers. White labor and the freed black men had their champions, but where are ours? Elizabeth Cady Stanton
[ Alone Battles Been Black Champions Class Fight Freed Had History Labor Left Men Only Ours Powers Ruling Their Unaided Where White]
A black man singing about a blond girl was potential trouble. Charley Pride
[ Black Blond Girl Man Potential Singing Trouble]
During the decades after Brown v. Board of Education there was terrific progress. Tens of thousands of public schools were integrated racially. During that time the gap between black and white achievement narrowed. Jonathan Kozol
[ Achievement After Between Black Board Brown Decades During Education Gap Integrated Narrowed Progress Public Racially Schools Tens Terrific Thousands Time Were 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. Harrison Ford
[ Because Character Eminem Kids Know Listen Make Meant Much Nothing Rap Some Very]
I'm the blackest villain of all time. Ian McDiarmid
[ Blackest Time Villain]
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. Marcy Kaptur
[ Authoritarianism Been Blackwell Curb Efforts Heavily Kenneth Lists Made Minority Ohio Our Particular Precincts Purged Secretary State Strong Voters Where]
If everything isn't black and white, I say, 'Why the hell not?' John Wayne
[ Black Everything Hell Say White Why]
We believe that when you make Black America better - you make all of America better. Tavis Smiley
[ America Believe Better Black Make]
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. Carl Sandburg
[ Black Drooping Ends Had Known Long Painters Pictures Poets Sculptors Seen Style Tie Took Wearing]
Go down to the Republican headquarters. They ain't got a single black working there. Not one. Charles Evers
[ Black Down Go Got Headquarters Republican Single Working]
Black and white players hadn't appeared together in public before Teddy Wilson and I began working with B.G. Lionel Hampton
[ Appeared Before Began Black Hadn Players Public Teddy Together White Wilson Working]
It is a struggle; for though the black man fights passively, he nevertheless fights; and his passive resistance is more effective at present than active resistance could possibly be. He bears the fury of the storm as does the willow tree. James Weldon Johnson
[ Active Bears Black Could Does Effective Fights Fury His Man More Nevertheless Passive Passively Possibly Present Resistance Storm Struggle Than Though Tree Willow]
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. Michael Richards
[ Black Comics Country Deal Disturbance Feel Great Happened How Katrina Know Las Many Money New Orleans Performers Raise Trying Vegas]
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. Wentworth Miller
[ Answer Between Black Caught Communities Could Either Father Kind Lone Makes Mother Racial Ranger Therefore Two Which White]
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. Gary Becker
[ Began Blacks Both Calculate Capital Different Education Effort Groups Human Investments Levels Men Other Private Rates Return Social Women Work]
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. Johnny Rivers
[ Around Blackwell Bobby Darin Elvis Guys Hanging Just Music Otis Songs Talking Time Were Writing]
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. Jesse Brown
[ Black Blue Brown Flag God Nation Our Precious Rainbow Red Sight White Yellow]
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? Tina Brown
[ Black Chill Cloud Descended Future How Investigations Monday Much Other Past Pursuit Risky Rock Will]
What I did not yet know so intensely was the hatred of the white American for the black, a hatred so deep that I wonder if every white man in this country, when he plants a tree, doesn't see Negroes hanging from its branches. Jean Genet
[ American Black Branches Country Deep Did Every Hanging Hatred Intensely Know Man Negroes Plants See Tree White Wonder Yet]
Emotion resulting from a work of art is only of value when it is not obtained by sentimental blackmail. Jean Cocteau
[ Art Blackmail Emotion Obtained Only Resulting Sentimental Value Work]
That's how we do it in the black community; we give back to the people who made us who we are. We never forget that. Snoop Dogg
[ Back Black Community Forget Give How Made Never Us]
A major problem for Black women, and all people of color, when we are challenged to oppose anti-Semitism, is our profound scepticism that white people can actually be oppressed. Barbara Smith
[ Actually Anti-Semitism Black Challenged Color Major Oppose Oppressed Our Problem Profound Scepticism White Women]
I grew up around hip-hop so I didn't think it was about being cool or being black or being white or whatever. Chad Hugo
[ Around Being Black Cool Grew Hip-Hop Think Up Whatever White]
There is nothing of any consequence in education, in the economy, in city planning, in social policy that does not concern black people. Toni Morrison
[ Any Black City Concern Consequence Does Economy Education Nothing Planning Policy Social]
It takes ground activity to stimulate that Black vote. Eddie Bernice Johnson
[ Activity Black Ground Stimulate Takes Vote]
Period recreation is very difficult unless you make a black-and-white movie. Alan Parker
[ Black-And-White Difficult Make Movie Period Recreation Unless Very]
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. Suzanne Farrell
[ Across Black Eyes Faces Front Get Just Know Life Lights Message Out See Stage Void Yet Your]
How long must the American community afford special treatment to blacks? Constance Baker Motley
[ Afford American Blacks Community How Long Must Special Treatment]
Black and white are the colors of photography. To me they symbolize the alternatives of hope and despair to which mankind is forever subjected. Robert Frank
[ Alternatives Black Colors Despair Forever Hope Mankind Photography Subjected Symbolize Which White]
I was a black singer with a white voice, a perfect pop voice. Brenda Holloway
[ Black Perfect Pop Singer Voice White]
The day of the wedding went like these things generally do, full of anxious moments interspersed with black comedy. Janet Street-Porter
[ Anxious Black Comedy Day Full Generally Moments These Things Wedding Went]
I like doing business in a black city. Yaphet Kotto
[ Black Business City Doing]
It's nice to come into a town and be referred to as the manager of the Cleveland Indians instead of as the first black manager. Frank Robinson
[ Black Cleveland Come First Indians Instead Into Manager Nice Referred Town]
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. Mort Walker
[ Banned Black Flap Having Increase Introduced Lt Problems Racial Soldier Stars Strip Stripes Tensions Thought Were Would]
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. Annette Funicello
[ After Black-And-White Days Experience Found Images Listening Radio Same Television Those Today Watching Years]
They used to say, 'If we find a good black player, we'll sign him.' They was lying. Cool Papa Bell
[ Black Find Good Him Lying Player Say Sign Used]
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. Tavis Smiley
[ America Believe Better Black Community Deep Dialogue Make Our Should Thought]
Black history is American history. Morgan Freeman
[ American Black History]
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. Stephen Hawking
[ Before Black Case Else Forward Furious Get Getting Good Holes Information Keep Loss Problem See Something Sometimes Stuck Thinking Way Work Years]
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. Louis Stokes
[ Absolutely Assassination Been Black Even Ever Hint Involved Kind Movie Nowhere Person President Thing Whisper]
In writing biography, fact and fiction shouldn't be mixed. And if they are, the fictional points should be printed in red ink, the facts printed in black ink. Catherine Drinker Bowen
[ Biography Black Fact Facts Fiction Fictional Ink Mixed Points Printed Red Should Writing]
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. Lisa Bonet
[ Apart Back Black Brave Come Decided Family Fell Had Her Lost Man Marriage Marry Mother She Whole Woman]
Illinois has less than a 12 percent black population and I won with 55 percent of the vote. Carol Moseley Braun
[ Black Illinois Less Percent Population Than Vote Won]
It's not impossible for a woman - a Black woman - to become President. Carol Moseley Braun
[ Become Black Impossible President Woman]
In 1965, Gibson made the red one I use now, and a black one, which was the first black 335 they ever made. Johnny Rivers
[ Black Ever First Gibson Made Now Red Use Which]
Slavery exists. It is black in the South, and white in the North. Andrew Johnson
[ Black Exists North Slavery South White]
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. David Duke
[ Advancement American Black Clear Freeing Goal Government Include Interests Jewish Media Must Our Race Races Separation Subservient White]
There is no glory in war, yet from the blackness of its history, there emerge vivid colours of human character and courage. Those who risked their lives to help their friends. Silvia Cartwright
[ Blackness Character Colours Courage Emerge Friends Glory Help History Human Lives Risked Their Those Vivid War Yet]
There is no such thing as a black middle class. H. Rap Brown
[ Black Class Middle Such Thing]
In terms of the black female audience, usually if you're true to that character but more so in your body of work if you've proven that you love your sisters and you proven you will come back home like in 42.4% they'll give you a pass when you jump ship. I hear it all the time. Blair Underwood
[ Audience Back Black Body Character Come Female Give Hear Home Jump Love More Pass Proven Ship Sisters Terms Time True Usually Will Work Your]
Better have a black face than be worried about black deeds. Robert N. Lee
[ Better Black Deeds Face Than Worried]
The dream was not to put one black family in the White house, the dream was to make everything equal in everybody's house. Al Sharpton
[ Black Dream Equal Everybody Everything Family House Make Put White]
Rap's conscious response to the poverty and oppression of U.S. blacks is like some hideous parody of sixties black pride. David Foster Wallace
[ Black Blacks Conscious Hideous Oppression Parody Poverty Pride Rap Response Sixties Some]
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. Samuel P. Huntington
[ Also America Americans Best Blacks Country Course Most Only Role Segregated Subordinate Thought Time Very White]
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. Cab Calloway
[ Because Black Did Difference Good Green Job Make Man Think White Wrote]
Friendship is mutual blackmail elevated to the level of love. Robin Morgan
[ Blackmail Elevated Friendship Level Love Mutual]
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. Barbara Smith
[ Black Consideration Enough Entity Experience Important Particular Recognized Scholarly Seldom Serious Thought Unique Whose Women]
Blacks are about seven times more likely to live in neighborhoods of concentrated poverty than whites. John Powell
[ Blacks Concentrated Likely Live More Neighborhoods Poverty Seven Than Times Whites]
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. Danny Sugerman
[ Addicts Black Crime Criminals Inflated Market Most Only Pay Prices Prohibition Resorting Users Virtue]
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. Afrika Bambaataa
[ Between Black Color Common East Family Friction Going Got Keeping Latino Our Thing West Which Your]
I like making black and white films in natural surroundings, but I much prefer shooting a color film inside a studio where the colors are easier to control. Claude Chabrol
[ Black Color Colors Control Easier Film Films Inside Making Much Natural Prefer Shooting Studio Surroundings Where White]
Jazz is a white term to define black people. My music is black classical music. Nina Simone
[ Black Classical Define Jazz Music Term White]
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. Spencer Bachus
[ 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]
I had this stereotypical view that black people apart from me probably threw stones and lived in huts. Trisha Goddard
[ Apart Black Had Huts Lived Probably Stereotypical Stones Threw View]
The realities are that, you know, as a black man, you know, Barack can get shot going to the gas station, you know. Michelle Obama
[ Barack Black Gas Get Going Know Man Realities Shot Station]
I really wanted Michael Jackson to be in the first Men in Black, but he didn't want to be considered as an alien! Barry Sonnenfeld
[ Alien Black Considered First Jackson Men Michael Really Want Wanted]
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. Sharon Gless
[ Air Any Better Black Comedy Even Fabulous Forge Ground Know Little Love New Now Ones Really Sort Than Three Where Yeah]
The Negro revolution is controlled by foxy white liberals, by the Government itself. But the Black Revolution is controlled only by God. Malcolm X
[ Black Controlled God Government Itself Liberals Negro Only Revolution White]
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. Barry Sonnenfeld
[ Behind Black Comedy Explain First Had Him Ii Jackson Men Michael Paris Sat Seen Stayed Told Wanted Wept]
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. Robin Morgan
[ Been Best Black Brown Led Legitimate Made Men Most Must Oppressed Red Relating Revolution Those White Yellow]
I am going to stop calling you a white man and I'm going to ask you to stop calling me a black man. Morgan Freeman
[ Am Ask Black Calling Going Man Stop White]
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. Bell Hooks
[ Behave Black Blacks Disturbed Identify Only Read Students Though White Women Writer]
Last year, when we were in Mobile, Al., covering Hurricane Ivan, we heard the stories of poor people, many of them black stranded downtown because they had no way out. Al Roker
[ Al Because Black Covering Downtown Had Heard Hurricane Ivan Last Many Mobile Out Poor Stories Stranded Them Way Were Year]
There's a black man inside of me just trying to make bail. Brad Garrett
[ Bail Black Inside Just Make Man Trying]
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. Linda Chavez
[ Acts Allowed Basic Blacks Cruelty Denied Encouraged Engage Human Look Most Other Prejudice Rights Southerners Their Them Unspeakable Violence Way Were White Worst]
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. Jim Bakker
[ Back Car Chained Chains Even Legs Literally Missing Out Pieces Put Squad Waist Whole]
I am for violence if non-violence means we continue postponing a solution to the American black man's problem just to avoid violence. Malcolm X
[ Am American Avoid Black Continue Just Man Means Non-Violence Postponing Problem Solution Violence]
Black as the devil, hot as hell, pure as an angel, sweet as love. Charles Maurice de Talleyrand
[ Angel Black Devil Hell Hot Love Pure Sweet]
Well of course there's been a great deal of progress over the last 40 years. We don't have laws that segregate black people within the society any longer. Angela Davis
[ Any Been Black Course Deal Great Last Laws Longer Over Progress Society Well Within Years]
We should always be disposed to believe that that which appears white is really black, if the hierarchy of the Church so decides. Saint Ignatius
[ Always Appears Believe Black Church Decides Disposed Hierarchy Really Should Which White]
When you don't work for a while, immediately you get a little black mark next to your name. Lori Loughlin
[ Black Get Immediately Little Mark Name Next While Work Your]
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. Richard Land
[ Abortion Black Country Crucial Determine Five Issues Liberties Marriage Only Our Religious Robes Same-Sex Such Takes]
Not a single person I named hadn't already been named at least a half-dozen times and wasn't already on he blacklist. Edward Dmytryk
[ Already Been Blacklist Hadn Least Named Person Single Times]
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. Jack Schwartz
[ Addressing Being Black Brought Christians Closer Concerned Could Delegates Enslaved Enthusiasm Fate Home Muslim Palestine Rights Slaughtered Sudan Their]
Colombian humor is very black, very sarcastic. Barbet Schroeder
[ Black Humor Sarcastic Very]
As we celebrate Black History Month we should be grateful for the achievements they made and inspired by their legacies to continue their work. Marty Meehan
[ Achievements Black Celebrate Continue Grateful History Inspired Legacies Made Month Should Their Work]
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. Ray Stannard Baker
[ Aspirations Black Book Deeper Folk Gives His Inner Insight Into Life Negro Souls Struggles Than]
In my third novel there is an actual black hole that swallows everything you love. Jonathan Lethem
[ Actual Black Everything Hole Love Novel Swallows Third]
And the blood of brave men was shed like unto the shedding of rain from a black cloud. Ferdowsi
[ Black Blood Brave Cloud Men Rain Shed Shedding Unto]
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. Ralph Abernathy
[ 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]
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. Blair Underwood
[ Because Black Career Concepts Done Father Film Given Haven Kids Lot Partnership Pretty Son Superhero Things Type Watch Young]
Two people will never be President in my lifetime. A woman and a black. Charles Evers
[ Black Lifetime Never President Two Will Woman]
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. Greg Ginn
[ Album Also Band Bands Best Black Bludgeoning Blues Deep Feel First Kind Metal Out Purple Sabbath Started Still Think]
For as long as the power of America's diversity is diminished by acts of discrimination and violence against people just because they are black, Hispanic, Asian, Jewish, Muslim or gay, we still must overcome. Ron Kind
[ Acts Against America Asian Because Black Diminished Discrimination Diversity Gay Hispanic Jewish Just Long Muslim Must Overcome Power Still Violence]
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. Jonathan Bennett
[ Back Because Behind Black Care Each Eye Guy Guys Just Know Other Plan Say Screw Take Time]
Black Power is giving power to people who have not had power to determine their destiny. Huey Newton
[ Black Destiny Determine Giving Had Power Their]
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. David Bromstad
[ Accentuate Any Black Ceiling Color Dark Darkness Dramatic Just Lamps Make Paint Put Rules Small Something Space Think Windows]
The ending is one of my blackest, utterly without hope of any sort. Donna Leon
[ Any Blackest Ending Hope Sort Utterly Without]
This marched was planned to be non violent and non confrontational, and gladly it stayed that way. What really impressed me was the self discipline of the Black Block. John Blair
[ Black Block Confrontational Discipline Gladly Impressed Marched Non Planned Really Self Stayed Violent Way]
Black is not a color. Edouard Manet
[ Black Color]
Poverty is everyone's problem. It cuts across any line you can name: age, race, social, geographic or religious. Whether you are black or white; rich, middle-class or poor, we are ALL touched by poverty. Kathleen Blanco
[ Across Age Any Black Cuts Everyone Geographic Line Middle-Class Name Poor Poverty Problem Race Religious Rich Social Touched Whether White]
It's almost like a lot of black people in America, a lot of young black men, are born with this cloud over their heads. It's their penitentiary cloud, this philosophy we all have, that it's harder for us. Erykah Badu
[ Almost America Black Born Cloud Harder Heads Lot Men Over Penitentiary Philosophy Their Us Young]
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. Antoine Fuqua
[ Ask Because Black Colour Director Dumb First Into Just Later Look Question Thing Things]
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. Halle Berry
[ Black Easier Even Knowing Life Made Mother See Think Though White Woman]
In all my novels, I deal with the many problems and prejudices which exist for Black people in Britain today. Buchi Emecheta
[ Black Britain Deal Exist Many Novels Prejudices Problems Today Which]
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. Thomas Sowell
[ Accepts Blacks Bottom Class Institute Massachusetts Mit Percent Puts Students Technology Ten Them Top]
At one time if you were a black writer you had to be one of the best writers in the world to be published. You had to be great. Now you can be good. Mediocre. And that's good. Walter Mosley
[ Best Black Good Great Had Mediocre Now Published Time Were World Writer Writers]
The power of the white world is threatened whenever a black man refuses to accept the white world's definitions. James A. Baldwin
[ Accept Black Definitions Man Power Refuses Threatened Whenever White World]
I wouldn't have thought that a wrong theory should lead us to understand better the ordinary quantum field theories or to have new insights about the quantum states of black holes. Edward Witten
[ Better Black Field Holes Insights Lead New Ordinary Quantum Should States Theories Theory Thought Understand Us Wrong]
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. Charles Evers
[ Always Black Cleaned Educate Folks Get Job Make Need Neighborhoods Our Responsibility Safe Say Take Them Up Why]
The draft is white people sending black people to fight yellow people to protect the country they stole from red people. James Rado
[ Black Country Draft Fight Protect Red Sending Stole White Yellow]
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. Spike Lee
[ Been Black Brought Comes Define Down Here Identities Our Quest Since Stripped Then Were]
I remember how being young and black and gay and lonely felt. A lot of it was fine, feeling I had the truth and the light and the key, but a lot of it was purely hell. Audre Lorde
[ Being Black Feeling Felt Fine Gay Had Hell How Key Light Lonely Lot Purely Remember Truth Young]
And for far too long, the Democrats have had a monopoly on black votes in this country. Alphonso Jackson
[ Black Country Democrats Far Had Long Monopoly Too Votes]
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. Michael Jackson
[ Am American Black Dignity Lot Pride Proud Race]
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. Jennifer Granholm
[ Blackout Fixed Got History Know Largest Needs Part Perspective Problem Reality Signal Sure True]
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. Ed Smith
[ Able Beyond Black Clubs Community Dreams Had His Lodges Masonic Mean Newspapers Our Own Restaurants Shops Small Succeed Theaters Washington Wildest]
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. Ed Smith
[ Black Community Could Dark Embrace Entire Hue Light Man Means Pass Possibly Race Regardless Say Somebody Someone Very Whether White]
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. Vladimir Kramnik
[ Actually Back Berlin Black Defence Defensive Fall First Had Match Other Pocket Sharper Some Strategy Stuff Suited Try Wanted Well Worked]
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. James Weldon Johnson
[ Begin Begun Black Gifted Just Must Our Quest Tell Waiting World Young Yours]
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. Solomon Burke
[ Black Buy Chickens Community Could Fried Gonna Great Invest Kentucky Mcdonald Move Our Own Properties Then These]
Cynic, n: a blackguard whose faulty vision sees things as they are, not as they ought to be. Ambrose Bierce
[ Cynic Faulty Ought Sees Things Vision Whose]
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. Frantz Fanon
[ Accept Am Black Conclusion Destiny However Man May Obliged Only Painful State White]
We could play them through the week, and then the weekend we could play the black joints. I learned to be very versatile and learned to love it. So it stays with me even up to now. Little Milton
[ Black Could Even Joints Learned Love Now Play Stays Them Then Through Up Versatile Very Week Weekend]
I don't have an objective overview of Black Sunday. Barbara Steele
[ Black Objective Overview Sunday]
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. Tyrese Gibson
[ Actors Against Approached Black Box Easy Films Get Just Kind Limitations Lot Nothing Stuck Times Up Urban]
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. Paul Kane
[ Around Back Best Black Come Down Hear Little Mate Notebook Phrase Plot Sometimes Then Word Work Write Writer]
The Almighty has fixed the distinction of the races; the Almighty has made the black man inferior, and sir, by no legislation, by no partisan success, by no revolution, by no military power, can you wipe out this distinction. Fernando Wood
[ Almighty Black Distinction Fixed Inferior Legislation Made Man Military Out Partisan Power Races Revolution Sir Success Wipe]
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. Bridget Hall
[ Am Black Comb Forward Going Great Looking Snowboarding Someday Soon Supposed Understand Whistler]
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. Ed Smith
[ Added Amendments Because Beyond Blacks Burden Civil Constitution Elevated End Expectations Many Reality Respects Segregation Some War]
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. Audre Lorde
[ Always Asking Because Black Dismiss Dyke Else Etc Everything Key Mother Need Piece Someone Teacher Want Whether Woman Yourself]
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. Norman McLaren
[ Actual Because Black Color Exactly Film Films Know Life Probably Removed Unlike Which White Why]
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. Clarence Thomas
[ Americans Black Democratic Just Kinds Know Leftist Opinions Out Party Policies Reflective Their Vote]
There was a chance for me to write one song for the section where Elvis sat in his black leather outfit and sang the old hits. At eight oclock the next morning I had written Memories. Mac Davis
[ Black Chance Eight Elvis Had His Hits Leather Memories Morning Next Old Outfit Sang Sat Section Song Where Write Written]
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. Willie Mays
[ Act Always Ball Black Comfortable Enjoyed Felt Grew How Issue Kids Made Matter Never Other Played Playing Telling Understood Up Whether White Why]
When I look into the crowd, I see young and old, black and white - it's amazing that I'm able to connect with so many different kinds of people. Patti LaBelle
[ Able Amazing Black Connect Crowd Different Into Kinds Look Many Old See White Young]
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. Cicely Tyson
[ Black Blanket California Did Fact Had Journalist Kind Love Made Men Nathan Relationship She Sounder Statement Think Women]
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. Charles Evers
[ Anybody Black Comes Country Democrats Folks Going Helping Out Poor President Runs Strong Were Win]
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? Studs Terkel
[ Ask Black Books First Having Her Ii Job Kid Life Other Time War White Woman Work World Young]
I made my way on to a grey list, a black list even. That's something I'm very proud of, actually. Elmer Bernstein
[ Actually Black Even Grey List Made Proud Something Very Way]
I loved the atmosphere of the dance studios - the wooden floors, the big mirrors, everyone dressed in pink or black tights, the musicians accompanying us - and the feeling of ritual the classes had. Suzanne Vega
[ Accompanying Atmosphere Big Black Classes Dance Dressed Everyone Feeling Floors Had Loved Mirrors Musicians Pink Ritual Studios Tights Us Wooden]
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. Stokely Carmichael
[ Also Am Any Being Black Every Go Human Into Know Place Public Right Stopped Therefore Time Tried While 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. Vince Lombardi
[ Black Board Coaches Dime Dozen Get Inside Motivate Ones Outline Player Plays Their Win]
With the black and white films, one was concerned with tone. Julie Harris
[ Black Concerned Films Tone White]
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. Ray Charles
[ Being Black Blind Did Doing Myself Poor Society]
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. Alice Walker
[ Almost Black Despair Enough Entirely Essential Future Hatred Her Make More Mother Our See She Turned Us Woman]
Good communication is as stimulating as black coffee, and just as hard. Anne Spencer
[ Black Coffee Communication Good Hard Just Stimulating]
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. Al Smith
[ America American Blackberry Business Corporate Cost Could Data Dollars Down E-Mail Handheld Millions More Off Office Plug Powers Pulling Shut Than]
When I black out, it's the happiest time of my life. Artie Lange
[ Black Happiest Life Out Time]
The reason people think it's important to be white is that they think it's important not to be black. James Baldwin
[ Black Important Reason Think White]
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. Joe Morton
[ Amount Black Channel Fact Talents Talks Think Those Through Tremendous Which World]
The black situation has changed. They finally realized they're Americans. Leslie Fiedler
[ Americans Black Changed Finally Realized Situation]
I played with the Birmingham Black Barons. I was making 500 at 14. That was a lot of money in those days. Willie Mays
[ Birmingham Black Days Lot Making Money Played Those]
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. Mike Epps
[ Baby Black Bought Cause Ed Episodes Itself Man Mother Much Norton Playing Remember Respect Show Sitcom Them Version Watched Watching Went]
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? Benjamin Harrison
[ Ballot Been Black Civil Conditions Fact Free Full His Law Long Man Rights Those Under Which]
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. Suzanne Fields
[ Academy Anyway Awards Best Black Ceremony Chris Designed Filmed Had Heard Interviews Irony Men Movies Never Nominated Picture Rock Supplied Without Women]
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. Jonathan Lethem
[ Artists Battle Blacks Changed Civil Class Hippies Jews Materially Middle Much Poor Rights Still Were White Won]
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. Greg Ginn
[ Afraid Band Black Existence Flag Gigs Go Had Labels Major Most Our Probably Reasons Scared Something Sure Threatening Throughout Treated Were]
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. Bob Marley
[ Black God Man Side Stand White]
Then, as the day progresses, depending on how the product is coming in - for instance, the fish man will fax us and say black bass is great - throughout the day, we'll also make judgment calls and adapt to what's available. Thomas Keller
[ Adapt Also Available Bass Black Calls Coming Day Depending Fax Fish Great How Instance Judgment Make Man Product Progresses Say Then Throughout Us Will]
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. Andre Braugher
[ Association Black Busy Crowd Flyers Handing Labor Listening Love March National Observing Out Really Social Standing Workers]
A black cat crossing your path signifies that the animal is going somewhere. Groucho Marx
[ Animal Black Cat Crossing Going Path Signifies Somewhere Your]
I was discriminated against because I was Jewish, Italian, black and Puerto Rican. But maybe the worst prejudice I experienced was against the poor. I grew up on welfare and often had to move in the middle of the night because we couldn't pay the rent. Philip Zimbardo
[ Against Because Black Discriminated Experienced Grew Had Italian Jewish Maybe Middle Move Night Often Pay Poor Prejudice Puerto Rent Rican Up Welfare Worst]
Every normal man must be tempted, at times, to spit on his hands, hoist the black flag, and begin slitting throats. H. L. Mencken
[ Begin Black Every Flag Hands His Hoist Man Must Normal Spit Tempted Throats Times]
I love... anything in black and white. Just put it on the TV, I'll watch. Anna Chlumsky
[ Anything Black Just Love Put Tv Watch White]
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. Anna Julia Cooper
[ Black Brown Cause Even Hear Her Ignorant Intelligent Man Nay Needs Nor Red Speaking Strongest Tis Vindication Voice White Woman World]
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. Larry Doby
[ Accepted Being Blacks Bring Going Hard Involved Knew Opportunities Other Situation]
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. Augustus Hare
[ Before Black Bright Bursts Cloud Coming Dart Day Forth Good Heralds Him His Lightning May Nothing Once Out Prepare Sends World]
Integration is a man's ability to want to move in there by himself. If someone wants to live in a white neighborhood and he is black, that is his choice. It should be his rights. It is not because white people will not allow him. Stokely Carmichael
[ Ability Allow Because Black Choice Him Himself His Integration Live Man Move Neighborhood Rights Should Someone Want Wants White Will]
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. Ernst Thalmann
[ Activities Against Arrested Been Blackmail Both Comrades Conceivable Confessions Costs Cruel Every Force Had Method Obtain Political Statements Used]
You can't be what you don't see. I didn't think about being a doctor. I didn't even think about being a clerk in a store, I'd never seen a black clerk in a clothing store. Joycelyn Elders
[ Being Black Clerk Clothing Doctor Even Never See Seen Store Think]
If you want to make beautiful music, you must play the black and the white notes together. Richard M. Nixon Music
[ Beautiful Black Make Music Must Notes Play Together Want White]
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. Robert Boyle
[ Add Awake Black Confidence Distracted Fiends Might Object Oftentimes Persons Places See Sight Them Think Where Which Without]
The Black Mountain poet I like most is the early Creeley. Those early poems seem very lyrical and very traditional, with a lot of voice and character. Robert Morgan
[ Black Character Early Lot Lyrical Most Mountain Poems Poet Seem Those Traditional Very Voice]
The natural response of the old-timers is to build a strong moral wall against the outside. This is where the world starts to be painted in black and white, saints inside, and sinners outside the wall. Mary Douglas
[ Against Black Build Inside Moral Natural Outside Painted Response Saints Sinners Starts Strong Wall Where White World]
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. Jeremiah Wright
[ 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]
I'm comfortable being old... being black... being Jewish. Billy Crystal
[ Being Black Comfortable Jewish Old]
So, I've never been politically correct, even before that term was available to us, and I have really identified with other people who don't want to be read as just a black poet, or just a woman poet, or just someone who represents a cause, an anti-Vietnam war poet. Diane Wakoski
[ Available Been Before Black Cause Correct Even Identified Just Never Other Poet Politically Read Really Represents Someone Term Us Want War Woman]
The myths that are created about the South, about the way we grew up, about black people, are wrong. Clarence Thomas
[ Black Created Grew Myths South Up Way Wrong]
I find, in being black, a thing of beauty: a joy; a strength; a secret cup of gladness. Ossie Davis
[ Beauty Being Black Cup Find Gladness Joy Secret Strength Thing]
The unemployment rate is still twice as high for blacks as for whites. William Weld
[ Blacks High Rate Still Twice Unemployment Whites]
What we're doing with Band of Brothers is trying to put it into human terms, so it is not just a flickering, black and white myth on a screen, it is a resonant story. I want the audience to recognize themselves in these men. They're not just mythic heroes. Tom Hanks
[ Audience Band Black Brothers Doing Flickering Heroes Human Into Just Men Myth Mythic Put Recognize Resonant Screen Story Terms Themselves These Trying Want White]
For a long time I was convinced that the conflict between Jewish people and black people in this country was a media event. Toni Morrison
[ Between Black Conflict Convinced Country Event Jewish Long Media Time]
So, rap has that quality, for youth anyway; it's a kind of blues element. It's physical, almost gymnastic. It speaks to you organically. Rap grows out of what young people really are today, not only black youth, but white - everybody. Archie Shepp
[ Almost Anyway Black Blues Element Everybody Grows Kind Only Organically Out Physical Quality Rap Really Speaks Today White Young Youth]
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. Lisa Marie Presley
[ Back Because Black-And-White Bring Films Jailhouse Love Memories More Music Rock Shows Stuff Tend Tender Those Toward]
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. Richard Burr
[ Come Current Flip Granted Grid Leave Light Lights Often Our Reality Reliability Standards State Switch Take Transmission Us Vulnerable Will]
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. Louis Farrakhan
[ Anything Apartments Back Because Black Built Community Considered Homes Jews Many Offer Our Owned Their Them Took]
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. Richard Masur
[ Act Actor Actors Any Being Believe Black Character Could Else Myself Play Qualified Realize Role Script Showed Someone Tell Woman Would]
I haven't done a great deal of it but this was a chance to do more and bring it to that part of the business and even more so, but the fact that it was a black superhero was really the catalyst to me. Blair Underwood
[ Black Bring Business Catalyst Chance Deal Done Even Fact Great Haven More Part Really Superhero]
In 1975 I was among a group of blacks who formed the Black Americans in Support of Israel Committee. David Dinkins
[ Americans Among Black Blacks Committee Formed Group Israel Support]
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. Boris Vian
[ Always Black Easily Elements Following Increasing Music Often Pleasant Problem Replaced Superfluous White]
After the accident Black Sheep was pretty much at an end. Lou Gramm
[ Accident After Black End Much Pretty Sheep]
The black population now consists of two distinct classes-the middle class and the poor. Constance Baker Motley
[ Black Class Consists Distinct Middle Now Poor Population Two]
I do remember doing shows strictly in black and white, too, so you're right. Jim Henson
[ Black Doing Remember Right Shows Strictly Too White]
Elvis' disappearing body is like a flashing event horizon at the edge of the black hole that is America today. Arthur Kroker
[ America Black Body Disappearing Edge Elvis Event Flashing Hole Horizon Today]
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. Peter Shaffer
[ Any Anybody Black Chinese Comedy Convention Dark Exactly Farce Full Given Know Light Lights Moment Play Played Reversing Where]
Black Books adheres to a more old fashioned, traditional sitcom format, which I think works, because in its own way, it's quite theatrical. Dylan Moran
[ Because Black Books Fashioned Format More Old Own Quite Sitcom Theatrical Think Traditional Way Which Works]
Green and black go well together, don't they? Tiger Woods
[ Black Go Green Together Well]
Why don't they make the whole plane out of that black box stuff. Steven Wright
[ Black Box Make Out Plane Stuff Whole Why]
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. J. D. Hayworth
[ Black Character Chavez Compete Day Entire Every Eye Fool Front Giving Himself Losers Made Put Real Unstable Up Venezuelan While World]
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. Dexter Gordon
[ African Black Call Drums Know Music Some Something Unless Untrue Were Would]
There is no black-and-white situation. It's all part of life. Highs, lows, middles. Van Morrison
[ Black-And-White Highs Life Lows Part Situation]
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. A. Whitney Brown
[ Africans Because Black Group Him Killed Lawyer Recently Should South White Wrong]
For the black man there is only one destiny. And it is white. Frantz Fanon
[ Black Destiny Man Only White]
We are not inferring design to account for a black box, but to account for an open box. Michael Behe
[ Account Black Box Design Open]
There is a class system in acting just like in anything else. Black females fall in a category below black male actors. Debra Wilson
[ Acting Actors Anything Below Black Category Class Else Fall Females Just Male System]
The people who couldn't get out of New Orleans to escape the storm were predominantly Black. Charles Rangel
[ Black Escape Get New Orleans Out Predominantly Storm Were]
I replaced Walsh, I replaced Blackmore, now I just gotta be me. Tommy Bolin
[ Gotta Just Now Replaced Walsh]
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. Danny Glover
[ Am Black Blacks Day Every Fact Get Given How Idea Life Matter Most Our Point Success Successful Tempered Walk Way]
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. June Jordan
[ Am Black Depends Fact Feminist Life Love Meaning Means Much Must Myself Respect Same Self-Love Self-Respect Though Undertake Upon Very]
Remember the words of Chairman Mao: 'It's always darkest before it's totally black.'. John McCain
[ Always Before Black Chairman Darkest Mao Remember Totally Words]
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! Edward Abbey Nature
[ Among Black Bricks Flowers Free Hold Long Myself Plant Preferences Spontaneous Thumb Wild]
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. Ferguson Jenkins
[ Baseball Black Effort Every First-Hand Get Go How League Leagues Love Major Make Many Museum Negro Players Possible See Started Today View Would]
The empowerment of black women constitutes the empowerment of our entire community. Kimberly Crenshaw
[ Black Community Constitutes Empowerment Entire Our Women]
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. Blair Underwood
[ Also Because Bigger Black Body Get Give Heard Know Look Married Pass Picture Sister Those Woman Work]
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. Thurgood Marshall
[ Anyone Baby Black Born Challenge Child Exactly Goal Mississippi Mother Person Rights Same Say State States True United Wealthiest White Working Worth]
I would return to the Blackadder character if the opportunity came up. I have no qualms about that at all. Rowan Atkinson
[ Came Character Opportunity Qualms Return Up Would]
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. Eleanor Holmes Norton
[ American Around Better Blacks Detour Equality Example Family Forgoing Organization Place Road Than Treatment Values Women]
Black people don't have an accurate idea of their history, which has been either suppressed or distorted. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
[ Accurate Been Black Distorted Either History Idea Suppressed Their Which]
It would be ridiculous for me to say anything negative regarding blacks having an equal opportunity on TV. Flip Wilson
[ Anything Blacks Equal Having Negative Opportunity Regarding Ridiculous Say Tv Would]
Audiences in London called me the girl with the black cherry eyes. Maureen O'Hara
[ Audiences Black Called Cherry Eyes Girl London]
I'm playing dark history. It's beyond black. I'm dealing with the dark things of the cosmos. Sun Ra
[ Beyond Black Cosmos Dark Dealing History Playing Things]
Speaking as a black person, welfare is the worst thing that's ever happened to us. Charles Evers
[ Black Ever Happened Person Speaking Thing Us Welfare Worst]
I am not a black artist, I am an artist. Jean-Michel Basquiat
[ Am Artist Black]
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. John Hull
[ Another Area Black Bond Caps European Floors Interest Known Long Model Options Rate Same Swap Time Traders Used Version Yet]
It doesn't matter if a cat is black or white, so long as it catches mice. Deng Xiaoping
[ Black Cat Catches Long Matter Mice White]
Many of the master chefs in the South, both the upper South as well as the deep South, were blacks and many of those people came here to Washington, D.C., and opened up establishments. Very, very few of them have survived. But they certainly were very prominent. Ed Smith
[ Blacks Both Came Certainly Chefs Deep Establishments Few Here Many Master Opened Prominent South Survived Them Those Up Upper Very Washington Well Were]
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. Shemar Moore
[ Black Brown Card Guy Know Lot Man Mother Play Proud Race Raise Sees She Skin White World]
I think every group of black guys should have at least one white guy in it. Dave Chappelle
[ Black Every Group Guy Guys Least Should Think White]
As the blackness of the night recedes so does the nadir of yesterday. The child I am forgets so quickly. Sylvia Ashton-Warner
[ Am Blackness Child Does Forgets Nadir Night Quickly Recedes Yesterday]
Doing away with separate black colleges meets resistance from alumni and other blacks. Constance Baker Motley
[ Alumni Away Black Blacks Colleges Doing Meets Other Resistance Separate]
When Kubrick decided to go the black comedy route with his movie, he thought of me to give it that flavor. Terry Southern
[ Black Comedy Decided Flavor Give Go His Kubrick Movie Route 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. Andrea Mitchell
[ Add Apply Blacks Came Civil Elements Fire Growing Had Imagination Journalist Movement Need Novice Over Plenty Political Power Rights Stew Tensions Vietnam War]
Every day of my life I walk with the idea I am black no matter how successful I am. Danny Glover
[ Am Black Day Every How Idea Life Matter Successful Walk]
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. Archie Shepp
[ Accessible Available Bar Become Beer Black Cent Commercial Commodity Corner Fifteen Go Hear Live Music Performances Possible Previously Use Were]
The only thing that white people have that black people need, or should want, is power-and no one holds power forever. James A. Baldwin
[ Black Forever Holds Need Only Power Should Thing Want White]
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. Bobby Short
[ Already Appreciated Black Did Even Living Mainly Performers Qualities Their Though Time Very Vocal White World Young]
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. James Earl Jones
[ Actors Army Beginning Black Came Certain Civil Created Energy Got Impetus Instance Just Movement New Out Rights Rumble World York]
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? Cher
[ Any Black Could Country Minority Possess Possibly Republican Vote Woman]
It was to carry the American democratic journey beyond these failings that Black citizens and civil rights workers risked unemployment, violence and death. Elijah Cummings
[ American Beyond Black Carry Citizens Civil Death Democratic Failings Journey Rights Risked These Unemployment Violence Workers]
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. Eminem
[ 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]
There was absolutely no work for Latinos and blacks. Victor Argo
[ Absolutely Blacks Latinos Work]
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. Kip Winger
[ Black Frequency Fun Great Guitars Hand Heavy Into Limiting Listen Lot More Musically Other Really Sabbath Very Without]
Any effects created before 1975 were done with either tape or echo chambers or some kind of acoustic treatment. No magic black boxes! Alan Parsons
[ Acoustic Any Before Black Boxes Chambers Created Done Echo Effects Either Kind Magic Some Tape Treatment Were]
I have been black and blue in some spot, somewhere, almost all my life from too intimate contacts with my own furniture. Frank Lloyd Wright
[ Almost Been Black Blue Contacts Furniture Intimate Life Own Some Somewhere Spot Too]
I'd like to state that Spike Lee is not saying that African American culture is just for black people alone to enjoy and cherish. Culture is for everybody. Spike Lee
[ African Alone American Black Cherish Culture Enjoy Everybody Just Lee Saying Spike State]
Light is meaningful only in relation to darkness, and truth presupposes error. It is these mingled opposites which people our life, which make it pungent, intoxicating. We only exist in terms of this conflict, in the zone where black and white clash. Louis Aragon
[ Black Clash Conflict Darkness Error Exist Intoxicating Life Light Make Meaningful Mingled Only Opposites Our Presupposes Pungent Relation Terms These Truth Where Which White Zone]
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. Mike Epps
[ Acting Black Come Dying Every Feel Friends Get Jewish Kid Likes Movie Nice Now Really Reason Stream Struggle Them Then Tip Us Why Would]
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. Audre Lorde
[ Around Black Charge Discussions Easily Faculty Firing Frequently Heard Hired Hiring Men More Than Universities Women]
Well who's black and what is a black person? Pam Grier
[ Black Person Well]
Watching television is like taking black spray paint to your third eye. Bill Hicks
[ Black Eye Paint Spray Taking Television Third Watching Your]
We have to consciously study how to be tender with each other until it becomes a habit because what was native has been stolen from us, the love of Black women for each other. Audre Lorde
[ Because Becomes Been Black Consciously Each Habit How Love Native Other Stolen Study Tender Until Us Women]
It appears that there is a genocidal plan against Black people. Louis Farrakhan
[ Against Appears Black Genocidal Plan]
It didn't matter as much because I'm a singer, not an actress, but my face is more acceptable in a way now than when I first came on the scene, because I'm part black. Carly Simon
[ Acceptable Actress Because Black Came Face First Matter More Much Now Part Scene Singer Than Way]
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. Stokely Carmichael
[ 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. Graham Greene
[ Black Grey More White World]
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. Vicente Fox
[ Blacks Capacity Dignity Doing Doubt Even Full Men Mexican States United Want Willpower Women Work]
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. Ed Smith
[ Black Bond Class Community Divided Divides Issues Itself Larger Longer Many Now Once Over Pay Prices Progress Race Way Ways White]
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. Ike Turner
[ Black Contracts Days Either Man Marriages Much Recognize South Those]
But it is strange how many rational beings believe the ultimate truths of the universe to be reducible to patterns on a blackboard. Frederick Pollock
[ Beings Believe How Many Patterns Rational Reducible Strange Truths Ultimate Universe]
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. Sarah Silverman
[ Accepting Between Black Fears Feelings Greatly Improved More Our Relations Vocal Were White Would]
The deals that were made for Black artists at that time were not the deals that were made for white artists. Solomon Burke
[ Artists Black Deals Made Time Were White]
One of the tragedies of the struggle against racism is that up to now there has been no national organization which could speak to the growing militancy of young black people in the urban ghetto. Stokely Carmichael
[ Against Been Black Could Ghetto Growing Militancy National Now Organization Racism Speak Struggle Tragedies Up Urban Which Young]
Black jurors sit on juries every day and convict black people every day. Johnnie Cochran
[ Black Convict Day Every Juries Jurors Sit]
To shipbrokers, coal was black gold. Roald Dahl
[ Black Coal Gold]
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. Peter Matthiessen
[ 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'm good in the kitchen. I can cook seafood, collard greens, black-eyed peas. Monique Coleman
[ Cook Good Greens Kitchen Peas Seafood]
In the beginning it was all black and white. Maureen O'Hara
[ Beginning Black White]
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. Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Absence Affirmative Almost Black Colour Colours Definite Fierce God Had Many Mere Never Paints Red Said Shining Thing White]
The art of publicity is a black art; but it has come to stay, and every year adds to its potency. Learned Hand
[ Adds Art Black Come Every Potency Publicity Stay Year]
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. Dick Gregory
[ Am Backside Bigots Black Enjoying Jr Just King Licking Luther Man Martin New Really Stamp Think Those White]
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. Joshua A. Norton
[ Andrew Authority Behead Black Boots Commanded Court Emperor Found Guilty Here Hereby Him Imperial Johnson Our Prerogatives Send States Supreme Try United Usurpation]
Black boys became criminalized. I was in constant dread for their lives, because they were targets everywhere. They still are. Toni Morrison
[ Became Because Black Boys Constant Dread Everywhere Lives Still Targets Their Were]
The only politics in this country that's relevant to black people today is the politics of revolution... none other. H. Rap Brown
[ Black Country None Only Other Politics Relevant Revolution Today]
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. Claudia Schiffer
[ Amount Black Certain Change Covers Fair Girls Magazines Naomi Only Policy Right Show Some Their True Wish Would]
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. Boris Kodjoe
[ Arrived Because Black Carry Experience Faith First Here Impressive Much Pride Realized Religious Say Their Very Whole]
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. Curt Flood
[ Also Area Black Change Every Injustice Life Made More Recent Say Sensitive Think Years Yes]
In Darwin's time all of biology was a black box: not only the cell, or the eye, or digestion, or immunity, but every biological structure and function because, ultimately, no one could explain how biological processes occurred. Michael Behe
[ Because Biological Biology Black Box Cell Could Darwin Digestion Every Explain Eye Function How Immunity Occurred Only Processes Structure Time Ultimately]
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. Eminem
[ Became Black Color Crossed Fact Friends Issue Kid Little Mind Never Rap See Started Teenager Trying Until Were]
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. Steven Biko
[ Also Blacks Human Inferior Made Must Only Prelude Realise Same Superior Whites]
I read The Old Curiosity Shop before I began Blackwood Farm. I was amazed at the utter madness in that book. Anne Rice
[ Amazed Before Began Book Curiosity Farm Madness Old Read Shop Utter]
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. Pat Oliphant
[ Always Art Australia Been Black Cartoonists Contingent Given Large Population Quite Size Strong Tradition White]
In the domain of cops and robbers, an interdiction serves to structure a black market and a shadow economy. William Irwin Thompson
[ Black Cops Domain Economy Market Robbers Serves Shadow Structure]
I value my garden more for being full of blackbirds than of cherries, and very frankly give them fruit for their songs. Joseph Addison
[ Being Cherries Frankly Fruit Full Garden Give More Songs Than Their Them Value Very]
From the beginning, it has been a no-no for a black man to touch a white woman. Nina Simone
[ Been Beginning Black Man Touch White Woman]
The first black president will be a politician who is black. Doug Wilder
[ Black First Politician President Will]
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. Jean Baudrillard
[ Absorb Around Black Circle Dead Drag Every Future Him His Into Isolate Light Love Murderous Other Out Shadow Someone Star Trace Wipe World]
Ethnic life in the United States has become a sort of contest like baseball in which the blacks are always the Chicago Cubs. Ishmael Reed
[ Always Baseball Become Blacks Chicago Contest Cubs Ethnic Life Sort States United Which]
Freedom would be not to choose between black and white but to abjure such prescribed choices. Theodor Adorno
[ Between Black Choices Choose Freedom Prescribed Such White Would]
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. Kim Hunter
[ Because Black Colour Come Distracting Emotional Emotions Eye Heart Much Necessarily Pleases Reach Story Stronger Think Through Way White]
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. Bill Russell
[ Black Editor First Going Important Manager More New Sports Than Times York]
I don't look as handsome in Men in Black 2 as I did in the first one. Tony Shalhoub
[ Black Did First Handsome Look Men]
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? Eriq La Salle
[ Any Asian Black Film Films Good Group Happen Insomnia Just Latino Minority Other Sense Sixth Them White Why]
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. John Keegan
[ Africa Anything Become Black Extremely Feel Maelstrom Need Needing Outside Terrifying Think Tribes Warring Without World]
To like an individual because he's black is just as insulting as to dislike him because he isn't white. e. e. cummings
[ Because Black Dislike Him Individual Insulting Just White]
It isn't a matter of black is beautiful as much as it is white is not all that's beautiful. Bill Cosby
[ Beautiful Black Matter Much White]
A lot of black people believe that Jews in this country have become white. They behave like white people rather than Jewish people. Toni Morrison
[ Become Behave Believe Black Country Jewish Jews Lot Rather Than White]
Because as a youngster I longed to see the Black man free and I longed to see anyone stand up for us. Louis Farrakhan
[ Anyone Because Black Free Longed Man See Stand Up Us Youngster]
There are ogres and black beasts out there; you have to be constantly on guard. Ted Knight
[ Beasts Black Constantly Guard Out]
There are no black conservatives. Oh, there are neoconservatives with black skin, but they lack any claim to blackness other than the biological. They have forgotten their roots. Stephen Carter
[ Any Biological Black Blackness Claim Conservatives Forgotten Lack Neoconservatives Oh Other Roots Skin Than Their]
We knew then what we know now; only exemplary blacks are acceptable. Constance Baker Motley
[ Acceptable Blacks Exemplary Knew Know Now Only Then]
Black man, you are on your own. Steven Biko
[ Black Man Own Your]
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. Thurgood Marshall
[ Amendments Because Blacks Cherish Constitution Corrective Decency Document Fairness Freedom Only Other Realistic Sense Several Speak Those Today]
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. Saul Alinsky
[ Black Chronological Community Entrance Exit Family First Integrated Last Racially Term Timed White]
Boxing is a lot of white men watching two black men beat each other up. Muhammad Ali
[ Beat Black Boxing Each Lot Men Other Two Up Watching White]
Without black, no color has any depth. But if you mix black with everything, suddenly there's shadow - no, not just shadow, but fullness. You've got to be willing to mix black into your palette if you want to create something that's real. Amy Grant
[ Any Black Color Create Depth Everything Fullness Got Into Just Mix Palette Real Shadow Something Suddenly Want Willing Without Your]
Black History Month must be more than just a month of remembrance; it should be a tribute to our history and reminder of the work that lies in the months and years ahead. Marty Meehan
[ Ahead Black History Just Lies Month Months More Must Our Remembrance Reminder Should Than Tribute Work Years]
My identity is very clear to me now, I am a black woman. Lena Horne
[ Am Black Clear Identity Now Very Woman]
The party of Lincoln should be reaching out to blacks, Hispanics gays and so forth and so on. Michael Huffington
[ Blacks Forth Gays Hispanics Lincoln Out Party Reaching Should]
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. Guy Johnson
[ Actors Angelou Around Artists Being Black Dancers Fortune Good Great Greatest Grow Had Maya Musicians Our Singers Some Son Thing Time Up]
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. Sela Ward
[ Binds Black Common Country Food Memories Part Particular Sense Sort South Things Think Tie Us Very 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. William Wells Brown
[ Black Chance Demand Efforts Heels Him His Man Neck Off Own Rise Shall Take Their White]
It's a struggle for every young Black man. You know how it is, only God can judge us. Tupac Shakur
[ Black Every God How Judge Know Man Only Struggle Us Young]
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. Warren Jeffs
[ Beats Black Down Emphasize Enjoy Enjoying Even Maybe Music Orchestra Race Rock Spirit Students Toned]
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. John Sexton
[ Array Black Camera Cameras Comfortable Feel Front Light Most Once Passion Reach Situation Soft Sort Still Today View White Working Would]
I did have fun, for example, in The Black Hole which was very popular among youngsters. Maximilian Schell
[ Among Black Did Example Fun Hole Popular Very Which Youngsters]
Because with Black Label and all the fans it's just one big family. Zakk Wylde
[ Because Big Black Family Fans Just Label]
The sky seemed filled with diving planes and the black bursts of exploding antiaircraft shells. Dorie Miller
[ Black Bursts Diving Exploding Filled Planes Seemed Shells Sky]
Could I pass a week in the insane ward at Blackwell's Island? I said I could and I would. And I did. Nellie Bly
[ Blackwell Could Did Insane Island Pass Said Ward Week Would]
I was the only Black person on the set. It was unusual for me to be in a circumstance in which every move I made was tantamount to representation of 18 million people. Sidney Poitier
[ Black Circumstance Every Made Million Move Only Person Representation Set Tantamount Unusual Which]
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. Jeremiah Wright
[ 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]
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. Chuck D.
[ Accepted Aim Always Black Even Everyone Folks Insecurities Look Looking Lot Love Much Places Please Rap Somebody Through Times Too Transmitted Trying Wrong]
I grew up in the 1950s and '60s, when it was almost a holiday when a black act would go on Ed Sullivan. Al Sharpton
[ Act Almost Black Ed Go Grew Holiday Sullivan Up Would]
It's always hard when you're playing someone for a lot of people out there who are going to see the movie after reading the books. There's a communion between a reader and the writer, so people will have an idea who Sirius Black is and I might not be everyone's idea of that. Gary Oldman
[ After Always Between Black Books Communion Everyone Going Hard Idea Lot Might Movie Out Playing Reader Reading See Someone Will Writer]
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. Angela Davis
[ Alternative Being Black Color Contemporary Economies Facing Increasing Into Involves Numbers Other Problem Status Think Thrown True Work]
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. Helen Dunmore
[ 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]
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. Kyle MacLachlan
[ Benign Black Come Evil Interesting Look More Othello Out See Shakespeare Soul Would]
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. Alice Walker
[ Any Believe Black Devastation Joy Moral Physical Possess Secret Spiritual Sustain Them Those Through Will]
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. Spike Lee
[ Always Beginning Black Bob College Example Give Lenny Marley Only Played Radio Stations Today Turn White]
Sometimes I wonder if I got lulled into not wanting things because I grew up black in this country. Kevin Eubanks
[ Because Black Country Got Grew Into Lulled Sometimes Things Up Wanting Wonder]
I don't think anybody cares about unwed mothers unless they're black or poor. The question is not morality, the question is money. That's what we're upset about. Toni Morrison
[ Anybody Black Cares Money Morality Mothers Poor Question Think Unless Upset]
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. Ishmael Reed
[ Black Country Day Did Every Go Happens Kind Lectured Lecturer Outside Prison Receive Sentence Thing Think Weekends Which]
Liberals believe they own the franchise on minorities and can't stand any Hispanic or black who breaks rank. Linda Chavez
[ Any Believe Black Breaks Franchise Hispanic Liberals Minorities Own Rank Stand]
Too many people, because they were white and poor, black and rich, or just plain busy with something other than politics, have felt they had no voice in our government. Mark Sanford
[ Because Black Busy Felt Government Had Just Many Other Our Plain Politics Poor Rich Something Than Too Voice Were White]
Black people don't even question things any more, they simply follow the lead. Tim Reid
[ Any Black Even Follow Lead More Question Simply Things]
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. Diana Ross
[ Black Color Find Gay Hard Identify Jewish Judge Orientation Person Really Saying Sexual Skin Someone Their]
Being black is not a matter of pigmentation - being black is a reflection of a mental attitude. Steven Biko
[ Attitude Being Black Matter Mental Pigmentation Reflection]
I'm here because I stand on many, many shoulders, and that's true of every black person I know who has achieved. Vernon Jordan
[ Achieved Because Black Every Here Know Many Person Shoulders Stand True]
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. Stuart Pearce
[ Am Black Brought Football Guided Influences Life Managers Means Parents Some Through Up Various Way Ways White]
Males do not represent two discrete populations, heterosexual and homosexual. The world is not to be divided into sheeps and goats. Not all things are black nor all things white. Alfred Kinsey
[ Black Discrete Divided Goats Heterosexual Homosexual Into Males Nor Populations Represent Things Two White World]
Black beauty - he's a dark horse. Tim Vine
[ Beauty Black Dark Horse]
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. Mohandas Gandhi
[ Act Among Arms Blackest British Depriving History India Look Many Misdeeds Nation Rule Upon Whole Will]
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. Toni Morrison
[ Always Annoyed Bear Black Brunt Contempt Demons Else Everybody Smiling Suddenly Totally Understanding Why]
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. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
[ Also Americans Because Been Being Black Burden Challenge Islam Many Muslim Race Think Understand]
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. Mike Epps
[ Black Call Come Comedy Dealers Down Get Hardest Jokes Just Laugh Listen Local Make Night Only Sit Tell Them Thugs Watch Where Your]
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. Alex Haley
[ Back Black Brown Digging Feel Feet Fondest Hope Make Man May Own Red Roots Start Tall Their White Would Yellow]
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. Nina Simone
[ Any Become Black Choices Classic Classical Concert Had Heard Intuitive Known Music Pianist Pianists Studying Technique Were Weren]
Sorrows are like thunderclouds, in the distance they look black, over our heads scarcely gray. Jean Paul
[ Black Distance Gray Heads Look Our Over Scarcely Sorrows]
I don't display my plaques and honors. They are hidden behind a black curtain in my work room at home. John Cameron
[ Behind Black Curtain Display Hidden Home Honors Room Work]
Being black, I'm involved in the reparations movement. It's focused toward the African-American audience. We could begin to heal. Cassandra Wilson
[ African-American Audience Begin Being Black Could Focused Heal Involved Movement Reparations Toward]
We must have black troops, and a limitless number of them too - paid and treated like their white brothers. Benjamin Lincoln
[ Black Brothers Limitless Must Number Paid Their Them Too Treated Troops White]
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. Salmon P. Chase
[ Any Because Black Connected Fees Help Liked Neither Never Nonetheless Nor Office Person Refused Salary 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. Tammy Bruce
[ Action Affirmative Been Blacks Culture Doing Measures Other Own Patronizing Quite Succumbed Their Victim Well Will Without]
Being the only non-Black was a unique experience. After a few weeks, you're not aware of skin color differences. You see the color; you're not blind, but it doesn't matter. You see the human being first. Ricardo Montalban
[ After Aware Being Blind Color Differences Experience Few First Human Matter Only See Skin Unique Weeks]
I'm the 1st black platinum artist in Detroit, solo artist in Detroit. Obie Trice
[ Artist Black Detroit Platinum Solo]
I have visited some places where the differences between black and white are not as profound as they used to be, but I think there is a new form of racism growing in Europe and that is focused on people who are Middle Eastern. I see it. Montel Williams
[ Between Black Differences Eastern Europe Focused Form Growing Middle New Places Profound Racism See Some Think Used Visited Where White]
Blacks in the Caribbean, Britain, Canada and sub-Saharan Africa as well as in the United States have low IQ scores relative to whites. J. Philippe Rushton
[ Africa Blacks Britain Canada Caribbean Iq Low Relative Scores States Sub-Saharan United Well Whites]
The country blacksmith who employs no journeyman is never conscious of any conflict between the capital invested in his anvil, hammer and bellows, and the labor he performs with them, because in fact, there is none. Leland Stanford
[ Anvil Any Because Bellows Between Capital Conflict Conscious Country Employs Fact Hammer His Invested Journeyman Labor Never None Performs Them]
I'm fighting the label of "Black" actress simply because it's very limiting in people's eyes, especially people who are making movies. Whoopi Goldberg
[ Actress Because Black Especially Eyes Fighting Label Limiting Making Movies Simply Very]
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. Terrence Howard
[ Been Black Communities Community Did Ethnic Lot Obama Obama Out President Reaching Reagan Realize Revolutionary Think]
But between sets I'd sneak over to the black places to hear blues musicians. It got to the point where I was making my living at white clubs and having my fun at the other places. Stevie Ray Vaughan
[ Between Black Blues Clubs Fun Got Having Hear Living Making Musicians Other Over Places Point Sets Sneak Where White]
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. Waylon Jennings
[ Basically Because Black Boys Country Down Everything Here Old Stealing Thing Treated Us Were Whole]
Unless young blacks are brought into the mainstream of economic life, they will continue to be on the curbstone. Walter Annenberg
[ Blacks Brought Continue Economic Into Life Mainstream Unless Will Young]
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. Bessie Coleman
[ Black Blacks Decided Difficulties Experience Faced Fly Flying Had Open Other School Should Teach Women]
It was necessary, as a black historian, to have a personal agenda. John Hope Franklin
[ Agenda Black Historian Necessary Personal]
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. Boris Kodjoe
[ Because Black Carry Else Embrace Everything Fact Faith First Had Impression Love Our Really Share Talk Touched Us Why]
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. Norman Lear
[ Article Being Black Came Did Episode Father Good Had Higher Incidence Increasing James Males Newspaper Out Show Than Times Which Whites]
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. Robert G. Menzies
[ Become Blackmail Blow British Character Deadly Greatest History Law Noble Products Respectable Rule Suffered Tradition]
I like music that's more offensive. I like it to sound like nails on a blackboard, get me wild. Iggy Pop
[ Get More Music Nails Offensive Sound Wild]
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. Ishmael Reed
[ Back Black Could Difficulty Economic Fact Go Graph Increased Killings Last Lynched Make Males Man Matter Showing Sure Times Year]
I'm a little bit more unusual so I consider myself as the black sheep. Ann Wilson
[ Bit Black Consider Little More Myself Sheep Unusual]
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. Dennis Miller
[ Amongst Appeal Away Blacks Far Kerry Lives Man New Obvious Poll Senator Shows South Southern Strongest Support White]
Sometimes I worked with just a background of a rock or a tree or black velvet, and just had to imagine the whole thing. Fay Wray
[ Background Black Had Imagine Just Rock Sometimes Thing Tree Velvet Whole Worked]
They allow us to disrespect our Black woman. A lot of these things would be considered criminal if it were to be carried out in the streets. That's like when they tell you after you buy your VHS and you rent movies they tell you not to copy the movies. Afrika Bambaataa
[ After Allow Black Buy Carried Considered Copy Criminal Disrespect Lot Movies Our Out Rent Streets Tell These Things Us Were Woman Would Your]
Dallas was a Black and White society at that time; it didn't have the diversity it has now. Eddie Bernice Johnson
[ Black Dallas Diversity Now Society Time White]
I was black growing up in an all-white neighborhood so I felt like I just didn't fit in. Like I wasn't as good as everybody else or as smart, or whatever. Halle Berry
[ Black Else Everybody Felt Fit Good Growing Just Neighborhood Smart Up Whatever]
Dr. Martin Luther King is not a black hero. He is an American hero. Morgan Freeman
[ American Black Dr Hero King Luther Martin]
I do not expect the white media to create positive black male images. Huey Newton
[ Black Create Expect Images Male Media Positive 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. Tiger Woods Sports
[ Basketball Black Dressed Golf Hockey Men Pimps Sport White]
Everybody in the '80s, well, we hate rap. Now, the biggest rapper in the world... Eminem. Rap's a black thing. Chubby Checker
[ Biggest Black Eminem Everybody Hate Now Rap Rapper Thing Well World]
Disco does work better with black artists or players. They just feel it more. Giorgio Moroder
[ Artists Better Black Disco Does Feel Just More Players Work]
People hear the soul, black influence in my voice. I grew up listening to CKLW and all the black stations like WLBS. Madonna Ciccone
[ Black Grew Hear Influence Listening Soul Stations Up Voice]
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. Daniel Johns
[ Anything Band Black Considered Fun Good Into Just Music Never Ourselves Play Playing Sabbath Sounded Soundgarden Thought Time Wanted Were]
It would be a tragic mistake for us out here to imagine that Bush represents the hearts and the minds of the majority of your countrymen. Many of your black and other compatriots must be just as anguished as we are. Breyten Breytenbach
[ Anguished Black Bush Compatriots Countrymen Hearts Here Imagine Just Majority Many Minds Mistake Must Other Out Represents Tragic Us Would Your]
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. Bernice Johnson Reagon
[ Anybody Black Bring Day How Learned Song Them Think Together Understand Without]
Black women don't have the same body image problems as white women. They are proud of their bodies. Black men love big butts. Tyra Banks
[ Big Black Bodies Body Butts Image Love Men Problems Proud Same Their White Women]
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. Lorraine Hansberry
[ Black Children Did Dreams Fit Give God Make Man Nothing See Seem Seems Them Us Worthwhile]
It's really easy to get colors right. It's really hard to get black - and neutrals - right. Black is certainly a color but it's also an illusion. Donna Karan
[ Also Black Certainly Color Colors Easy Get Hard Illusion Neutrals Really Right]
Certainly I feel like I'm the tip of the arrow at times because certainly the national media wants to talk about the fact that I'm a black Republican and some people think of that as zany that a black person would be a conservative but to me what is zany is any person black, white, red, brown or yellow not being a conservative. Tim Scott
[ Any Arrow Because Being Black Brown Certainly Conservative Fact Feel Media National Person Red Republican Some Talk Think Times Tip Wants White Would Yellow]
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. Katherine Dunham
[ Alienation Backgrounds Black Certainly Lose Museum Other Recognition Relationships Should Some Stood Their Themselves Thus Town World]
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. Richard Grimes
[ Because Black Come Get Groups Happens Instantly Just Lobby Lung Nothing See Session Six Sometimes Stuff Today Took Upset Whole Work Years]
I also wanted to do something that I hadn't really seen in almost any black novels, which was a complex love story in which both people were extremely intelligent and talented and understood a lot of things and were still at odds getting it together. Stanley Crouch
[ Almost Also Any Black Both Complex Extremely Getting Hadn Intelligent Lot Love Novels Odds Really Seen Something Still Story Talented Things Together Understood Wanted Were Which]
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. Phillip Noyce
[ 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 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. Milton Friedman
[ Around Black Controls Enabling Free Getting Government Market Opening Up Way Work]
I detest racialism, because I regard it as a barbaric thing, whether it comes from a black man or a white man. Nelson Mandela
[ Barbaric Because Black Comes Detest Man Regard Thing Whether White]
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. Bobby Seale
[ Black Community Destiny Determine Dissertation Done First Give Had Long Our Own Point Power Program Straightforward Want Wanted Write]
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. Louis Farrakhan
[ Advancing Black Cause Character Claim Far Greater Leadership Liberation More Our Principles Recognize Speech Than Thus]
When I was writing pretty poor poetry, this girl with midnight black hair told me to go on. Carl Sandburg
[ Black Girl Go Hair Midnight Poetry Poor Pretty Told Writing]
I merged those two words, black and feminist, because I was surrounded by black women who were very tough and and who always assumed they had to work and rear children and manage homes. Toni Morrison
[ Always Assumed Because Black Children Feminist Had Homes Manage Merged Rear Surrounded Those Tough Two Very Were Women Words Work]
Measured by any standard, white or black, Washington must be regarded today as one of the great men of this country: and in the future he will be so honored. Ray Stannard Baker
[ Any Black Country Future Great Honored Measured Men Must Regarded Standard Today Washington White Will]
Never drink black coffee at lunch; it will keep you awake all afternoon. Jilly Cooper
[ Afternoon Awake Black Coffee Drink Keep Lunch Never Will]
Some kids are always getting into trouble or doing stuff, and I stay away from those types. I know I am no better than anyone else in this world. I'm just an actor, that's nothing special. But I'm not into anything bad. Just blackjack. Frankie Muniz
[ Actor Always Am Anyone Anything Away Bad Better Blackjack Doing Else Getting Into Just Kids Know Nothing Some Special Stay Stuff Than Those Trouble Types World]
So black people all across this country are uniting. They must unite, and they must organize themselves. H. Rap Brown
[ Across Black Country Must Organize Themselves Unite Uniting]
There's always some kind of blacklist throughout history. But the difference is, in America they usually let you live. Rip Torn
[ Always America Blacklist Difference History Kind Live Some Throughout Usually]
Because, also the world of showbiz is not just black and white, good and bad. Klaus Schulze
[ Also Bad Because Black Good Just Showbiz White World]
Many of my friends were blacklisted. America should be ashamed of it forever. Richard Widmark
[ America Ashamed Blacklisted Forever Friends Many Should Were]
I love Daredevil. I thought it was enjoyable. Okay? There were critical issues with it, and that's why I wear black, some people wear red - we are entitled to our opinions. Avi Arad
[ Black Critical Daredevil Enjoyable Entitled Issues Love Okay Opinions Our Red Some Thought Wear Were Why]
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. Sam Mendes
[ Anymore Black-And-White Day Go Great Large Love Make Movie Movies Numbers Perceived Shame Which Wisdom]
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. Roger Wilkins
[ Around Black Blacks Certain Community Could Days Identify Leaders Limited Look Neighborhoods Segregation Were]
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. Stephen Greenblatt
[ Art Black Create Doing Fancy Had Life Living Only Real Shakespeare Tedious Use White]
I know how hard it is to be a woman, especially a black woman. Mike Tyson
[ Black Especially Hard How Know Woman]
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? Robert Kennedy
[ Black Go God Heaven Inferior Lives Look Negro Our Response Suppose Then Treated Up 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. Mercedes McCambridge
[ Black Blue Bump Buy Chairs Full House Into Life Reached State Them Until Where Whole]
Too many whites still see blacks as a group apart. Constance Baker Motley
[ Apart Blacks Group Many See Still Too Whites]
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. Jonathan Lethem
[ Accept Actor Black Film Ford Giant Good His John Learn Looks More Poet Politics Watch Wayne White]
I think it's time to do clean-up for a generation. I believe this is one of the movies that hits home for all colors and all races. Everybody I talk to, black or white, suburban, rich or poor, can relate to rejection, can relate to not having a father or a mother. Derek Luke
[ Believe Black Colors Everybody Father Generation Having Hits Home Mother Movies Poor Races Rejection Relate Rich Suburban Talk Think Time White]
What is black empowerment when it seems to benefit not the vast majority but an elite that tends to be recycled? Desmond Tutu
[ Benefit Black Elite Empowerment Majority Recycled Seems Tends Vast]
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? Geri Halliwell
[ Anything Been Black Boa Feather Ginger Hopes Knows Might Naked Now Reaction Thing Tomorrow Wearing Which]
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. Aaron Sorkin
[ Believe Black Complicated Issues Know Least Led Nearly Presenting Terribly These Things Way White World]
Black magic operates most effectively in preconscious, marginal areas. Casual curses are the most effective. William S. Burroughs
[ Areas Black Casual Curses Effective Effectively Magic Marginal Most Operates]
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. Stokely Carmichael
[ Afford Allow Black Cannot Children Come Concerned Country Going Into Live Maintain Now Percent Schools Still Those White]
It's better to be black than gay because when you're black you don't have to tell your mother. Charles Pierce
[ Because Better Black Gay Mother Tell Than Your]
Education is indoctrination if you're white - subjugation if you're black. James A. Baldwin
[ Black Education Indoctrination Subjugation White]
Naturally we need black men to give this movie serious credibility. Walter Hill
[ Black Credibility Give Men Movie Naturally Need Serious]
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. Benjamin F. Wade
[ Always Appears Believed Black Born Declaration Doctrines Equal Free Heretofore Independence Know Late Men Might Regret Slaves Some Them 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. Ornette Coleman
[ Am Black Created Decided Everything Find Going Least Out Poor Thing Try]
Could it be that my circle is largely black and that it is why I am influential in black circles but not in white circles? Louis Farrakhan
[ Am Black Circle Circles Could Influential Largely White Why]
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. Bernice Johnson Reagon
[ Black Educated Found Happened Integration More Much South Teachers Than Things 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. Diane Wakoski
[ Black Books Bookshelves Claim Every Exist Go Guess Keep Libraries Long Numbers Place Press Print Publisher Respectable Sell Sparrow True Very Will Wonderful]
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. Christian H F Riley Politics
[ liberty freedom good cause]
Sure, I look like a white man. But my heart is as black as anyone's here. George C. Wallace
[ Anyone Black Heart Here Look Man Sure White]
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? Lenny Kravitz
[ Black Different Doing Dress Funny Half In-Between Jewish Look Music Play Record Styles These]
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. Eartha Kitt
[ Because Black Catholic Color Entertain Entertainers Gay Green Pink Protestant Straight Terms Thought White]
Einstein got most of the things right about black holes. I'm not an expert, I must admit. Brian May
[ Admit Black Einstein Expert Got Holes Most Must Right Things]
If you see a black family, it's looting, but if it's a white family they are looking for food. Kanye West
[ Black Family Food Looking Looting See White]
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. David Amram
[ Became Black Did Gorgeous Greenwich Hang His Known Landscapes May Paintings Portraits Series Still Village White Whole Wonderful]
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. Spike Lee
[ Any Been Black Change Cinema Days Film Going Portrayed Since Way Women]
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. Mary Daly
[ Asking Black Church Comparable Demanding Equality Explained Had Klan Klux Ku Person Woman Would]
America is the civilization of people engaged in transforming themselves. In the past, the stars of the performance were the pioneer