Racism Quotes and Sayings
Racism is a serious matter & I tend to take it seriously.
But me being a half white & half black child I know what it’s like to be in the middle of racism.
Make love not war.
God made us all different for a reason.
No one has the right to judge anyone but the lord our God.
Racism is the first sign of limited knowledge.
Ask the blind, who is superior the whites or the blacks.
The African race is a rubber ball. The harder you dash it to the ground, the higher it will rise.
– African Proverb
Prejudice is the child of ignorance.
– William Hazlitt
Racism is man’s gravest threat to man – the maximum of hatred for a minimum of reason.
– Abraham J. Heschel
You don’t fight racism with racism, the best way to fight racism is with solidarity.
Judgements prevent us from seeing the good that lies beyond appearances.
– Wayne Dyer
Imagine there is only one race and color on this planet. It’d be boring! I don’t even think of spending my life there. Thank God you create us in different colors. You are the bestest creator!
Racism has been an integral component of American culture since its founding upon the genocide of Native Americans, and the forced slavery of Africans and Afro- Americans.
Some people need to accept that the world is colorful.
To like an individual because he’s black is just as insulting as to dislike him because he isn’t white.
– E. E. Cummings
America is so racist and yet they can vote a black man president. The world’s most powerful man (Obama) is a black man. Why racism?
Racism, what is it? Who cares! How do you see others? Who cares! Ask yourself, how do I see myself? You better care! Like yourself and who you are and racism probably isn’t an issue for you! Racism is part of all cultures and diversity is what makes those cultures stronger! We are just to fixated on the past and not concerned for our future. People dislike change and change dislikes people as it is usually confused anyway! racism, let this issue go and maybe it will go away. It is usually about white vs black never black vs white, why? Who are the racists now? Let it go! Just let it go!
Racism is when you have laws set up, systematically put in a way to keep people from advancing, to stop the advancement of a people.
– Spike Lee
The Christians might say that God was white, but in every movie God is played by Morgan Freeman.
Just because they are black on the outside, doesn’t mean that they are black on the inside.
Racist people are the true black ones. They are black on the inside, though they do not know it.
The Bible, Matthew 22:39
Love your neighbor as yourself.’
The Bible, Leviticus 19
1The LORD … Said to Moses,2 “Say this to the entire community of Israel: You must be holy because I, the LORD your God, am holy.
33 Do not exploit the foreigners who live in your land.
34 They should be treated like everyone else, and you must love them as you love yourself.
The Bible, Colossians 3:11
Here there is no Greek or Jew, circumcised or uncircumcised, barbarian, Scythian, slave or free, but Christ is all, and is in all.
The Bible, Proverbs 14:21
If you want to be happy, be kind to the poor; it is a sin to despise anyone.
1 Samuel 16
7 The LORD said … The LORD doesn’t make decisions the way you do! People judge by outward appearance, but the LORD looks at a person’s thoughts and intentions.
The Bible, Acts 10:34
Now I am certain that God treats all people alike.
So we must be the same as He is, or we’ll be in danger of hellfire.
And the Lord doesn’t favor one by one’s appearance. (How you dress, your color of your skin, etc.) He looks at what”s in your heart.
The beauty of one’s soul is what’s most important to Him. So please be delighted in all His creation! There’s many more verses like these so look them up.
Well, with all the respect to everybody here: The problem IS NOT THE COLOR OF OUR SKIN, the real problem is rather BEHAVIOR, no matter what color we are, God delighted in His creation when He created us, but if OUR BEHAVIORS are acting like ANIMALS rather than HUMANS towards each other, of course there will always be rejection from any side.
I want to be the white man’s brother, not his brother- in- law.
– Martin Luther King Jr.
Has it ever occurred to you that the racist is always an illiterate?
Not liking a person for being annoying and just downright ignorant doesn’t make you a bad person, sometimes. Until everyone finds out the person you don’t like is black, then you just suddenly become a complete bigot for hating them. Why must people do this? No one really knows.
I will always fight against racism. Be it from black people or white people bigotry should have no place in our country and opinion makers I will speak up…Let it go.
I just don’t get it. We all have organs, we eat, sing, and dance, but the color of our skin will affect the way people think. Maybe black people should just go to Europe, because the people in Europe adore black people. The Europeans are more accepting to them than Americans.
I for one have dealt with racism…
Yes I know everyone is racist in some kind of way.
The people who resist it know that their kind of racist, but they’re afraid of showing it. I think racism is stupid and annoying. If you don’t like someone. Okay you don’t like them, then don’t associate with them…