In the same vein as these events, National Minority Health Month also serves as a reminder of how much work needs to be done to eliminate health and healthcare inequities.
The people who turn out best are those people who make the best out of the way things turn out.
There is no come back to caves. We are too many.
A people and their religion must be judged by social standards based on social ethics. No other standard would have any meaning if religion is held to be necessary good for the well-being of the people.
Build a man a fire, and he'll be warm for a day. Set a man on fire, and he'll be warm for the rest of his life.
Some people seem to fade away but then when they are truly gone, it's like they didn't fade away at all.
Though I love my country, I do not love my countrymen.
The U.S. Census Bureau acknowledged this fact when it reported that those with a bachelor's degree earn on average $1 million more over their lifetime than those with only a high school diploma.
Human history is in essence a history of ideas.
A narrow mind and a fat head invariably come on the same person.
We may have different religions, different languages, different colored skin, but we all belong to one human race.
A person's a person, no matter how small.
If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart.
Man has the power to act as his own destroyer - and that is the way he has acted through most of his history.
If you can't say something good about someone, sit right here by me.
Challenging the meaning of life is the truest expression of the state of being human.
Who makes us ignorant? We ourselves. We put our hands over our eyes and weep that it is dark.
He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper.
You climb to reach the summit, but once there, discover that all roads lead down.
I just invent, then wait until man comes around to needing what I've invented.
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.