The problem is not that the churches are filled with empty pews, but that the pews are filled with empty people.
We all suffer from the preoccupation that there exists ... in the loved one, perfection.
Being a sex symbol was rather like being a convict.
The way I see things, the way I see life, I see it as a struggle. And there's a great deal of reward I have gained coming to that understanding -- that existence is a struggle.
Sports is the only entertainment where, no matter how many times you go back, you never know the ending
Racism is when you have laws set up, systematically put in a way to keep people from advancing, to stop the advancement of a people. Black people have never had the power to enforce racism, and so this is something that white America is going to have to work out themselves. If they decide they want to stop it, curtail it, or to do the right thing... then it will be done, but not until then.
I am returning this otherwise good typing paper to you because someone has printed gibberish all over it and put your name at the top.
Ohio University An English Professor
If I held you any closer I would be on the other side of you.
The work goes on, the cause endures, the hope still lives and the dreams shall never die.
Never look down on anybody unless you are helping them up.
Find out just what any people will quietly submit to and you have the exact measure of the injustice and wrong which will be imposed on them.