Booker T. Washington
No race can prosper till it learns there is as much dignity in tilling a field as in writing a poem.
In all things that are purely social we [black and white] can be as separate as the fingers, yet one as the hand in all things essential to mutual progress.
You can't hold a man down without staying down with him.
There are two ways of exerting one's strength; one is pushing down, the other is pulling up.
Few things help an individual more than to place responsibility upon him, and to let him know that you trust him.
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