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.
The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.
Before God we are all equally wise-equally foolish.
Every day should be passed as if it were to be our last.
No man is poor who has a Godly mother.
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.