More From W. E. B. Du Bois
- "A little less complaint and whining, and a little more dogged work and manly striving, would do us more credit than a thousand civil rights bills."
- "Education is that whole system of human training within and without the school house walls, which molds and develops men."
- "An American, a Negro… two souls, two thoughts, two unreconciled strivings; two warring ideals in one dark body, whose dogged strength alone keeps it from being torn asunder."
More In Power
- "Anyone who has the power to make you believe absurdities has the power to make you commit injustices."― Voltaire
- "There are two problems for our species’ survival – nuclear war and environmental catastrophe – and we’re hurtling towards them. Knowingly."― Noam Chomsky
- "The law has no power over heroes."― Charlotte Lennox