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All the gods are dead except the god of war.
History could pass for a scarlet text, its jot and title graven red in human blood.
The Twist was a guided missile launched from the ghetto into the heart of suburbia. The Twist succeeded, as politics, religion and law could never…
Respect commands itself and can neither be given nor withheld when it is due.
I feel that I am a citizen of the American dream and that the revolutionary struggle of which I am a part is a struggle…
Everybody changes, not just me.
I have taken an oath in my heart to oppose communism until the day I die.
In prison, those things withheld from and denied to the prisoner become precisely what he wants most of all.
What America demands in her black champions is a brilliant, powerful body and a dull, bestial mind.
If a man like Malcolm X could change and repudiate racism, if I myself and other former Muslims can change, if young whites can change,…
I’ve gone beyond civil rights and human rights to creation rights.
The price of hating other human beings is loving oneself less.
You don’t have to teach people how to be human. You have to teach them how to stop being inhuman.
There is no calamity which a great nation can invite which equals that which follows a supine submission to wrong and injustice and the consequent…
Too much agreement kills a chat.
You’re either part of the solution or you’re part of the problem.
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