Racism Quotes and Sayings
The white man’s happiness cannot be purchased by the black man’s misery.
– Frederick Douglass
As you grow older, you’ll see white men cheat black men every day of your life, but let me tell you something and don’t you forget it – whenever a white man does that to a black man, no matter who he is, how rich he is, or how fine a family he comes from, he is trash.
– Harper Lee
Racism springs from the lie that certain human beings are less than fully human. It’s a self-centered falsehood that corrupts our minds into believing we are right to treat others as we would not want to be treated.
– Alveda King
Do not judge others by race but their achievements and contributions in life.
From Black Soldiers during the war in Vietnam:
Here lies the YELLOW man, killed by a BLACK man, fighting for the WHITE man who killed all the RED men.
Racial superiority is a mere pigment of the imagination.
Hating people because of their color is wrong. And it doesn’t matter which color does the hating. It’s just plain wrong.
– Muhammad Ali
To live anywhere in the world today and be against equality because of race or color is like living in Alaska and being against snow.
– William Faulkner
To all those people who hate immigrants, please remember, “We are all from somewhere else.”
If a white man falls off a chair drunk, it’s just a drunk. If a Negro does, it’s the whole damn. Negro race.
– Bill Cosby