Benjamin L. Hooks Quotes
Brief author info: Benjamin L. Hooks (1925- ) American civil rights activist Lawyer, businessman, and minister; formerly executive director of National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.
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We're no longer arguing about riding on the back of the bus, but being the bus driver or the president of the bus company. We're not pushing for the right to buy the hot dog, but selling the hot dog and the right to own the hot dog franchise.
Peace cannot be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.
It always seems impossible until it's done.
If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or things.