LeRoi Jones Quotes
Brief author info: LeRoi Jones (1934- ) American writer and militant civil rights advocate.
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If you are black the only roads into the mainland of American life are through subservience, cowardice, and loss of manhood. These are the white man's roads.
The torture of being the unseen object, and the constantly observed subject.
A man is either free or he is not. There cannot be any apprenticeship for freedom.
Words have users, but as well, users have words. And it is the users that establish the world's realities.
Eyes fading. Embarrassed at any seriousness in me. Left outside I lose it all. My youth wasted on the bare period of my desires.
You believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself.
The ultimate test of a relationship is to disagree but hold hands.
Before God we are all equally wise-equally foolish.
I'm the one that has to die when it's time for me to die, so let me live my life, the way I want to.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.