Blacks Related Quotes



I think the penny has dropped that the All Blacks aren't automatically just going to be the best team in the world,

Helen Clark

#Automatically #Blacks


Few whites are ready to actively promote civil rights for blacks.

Derrick Bell

#Blacks #Civil #Civil rights #Few #Rights #Whites


Seven out of 10 black faces you see on television are athletes. The black athlete carries the image of the black community. He carries the cross, in a way, until blacks make inroads in other dimensions.

Arthur Ashe

#Athletes #Blacks #Carries


Segregation was a burden for many blacks, because the end of the civil war and the amendments added to the constitution elevated expectations beyond reality in some respects.

Ed Smith

#Blacks #Civil #Elevated #Reality


The shadow of a mighty Negro past flits through the tale of Ethiopia the shadowy and of the Egypt the Sphinx. Throughout history, the powers of single blacks flash here and there like falling stars, and die sometimes before the world has rightly gauged their brightness.

W. E. B. Du Bois

#Blacks #Brightness #Egypt #Mighty


The people who can be helping to make movies that have blacks and Latinos and women and all that - that movie doesn't come to you. Because the idea is that there's no place for black movies.

Whoopi Goldberg

#Blacks


“Jeff doesn't discriminate against anybody. He ignores Latinos, blacks and whites equally.”

Lance Berkman

#Blacks #Discriminate #Equally #Ignores #Whites


Opinion polls consistently show that only about 5 percent of blacks have sensible political opinions, i.e. support the free market, individual liberty and the end of welfare and affirmative action.

Ron Paul

#Affirmative #Blacks


Indeed, in US politics, 'poverty', along with 'welfare', 'unwed mothers' and 'crime', became code words for blacks.

Frances Fox Piven

#Blacks #Crime #Poverty


“Every survey shows that blacks are the group that most wants to be unionized.”

Richard Freeman

#Blacks #Group #Shows #Survey #Wants