6 Great African American Quotes!

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Good morning and happy Tuesday!  I wanted to take a moment this morning to recognize Black History Month by sharing a few quotes!  Enjoy!

1. “Education is the sole and only hope of the Negro race in America”.  – Booker T. Washington, Educator

2. “A man is free when he sees himself for what he is and not as others define him.”  – James Cone, Thelogian

3. “God is always capable of making something out of nothing.”  – Louis Farrakhan, Nation of Islam leader

4. “I believe we are here on the planet earth to live, grow up and do what we can do to make this world a better place for all people to enjoy freedom.”  – Rosa Parks, Civil rights activist

5. “I never thought that a lot of money or fine clothes- the finer things of life -would make you happy.  My concept of happiness is to be fulfilled in a spiritual sense.”  – Coretta Scott King, Civil rights activist

6. “We must change in order to survive.”  – Pearl Bailey, Entertainer

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