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.
I'm not afraid of death; I just don't want to be there when it happens.
Never put off until tomorrow what you can do the day after tomorrow.
Love is being stupid together.
If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.
Always go to other people's funerals, otherwise they won't come to yours.