Up, you mighty race, accomplish what you will.
- Marcus Garvey
The Black skin is not a badge of shame, but rather a glorious symbol of national greatness.
Nothing ever comes to one, that is worth having, except as a result of hard work.
- Booker T. Washington
At the bottom of education, at the bottom of politics, even at the bottom of religion, there must be for our race economic independence.
-Booker T. Washington