Racism Quotes and Sayings
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
Everyone should be colorblind to see the beauty of people.
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 play the piano you need the black keys and the white keys.
Accomplishments have no color.
– Leontyne Price