white man Quotes

10 of the best book quotes about white man
  1. #1
    “I am black; I am in total fusion with the world, in sympathetic affinity with the earth, losing my id in the heart of the cosmos -- and the white man, however intelligent he may be, is incapable of understanding Louis Armstrong or songs from the Congo. ”
  2. #2
    “O my body, make of me always a man who questions!”
  3. #3
    ″ I am black, not because of a curse, but because my skin has been able to capture all the cosmic effluvia. I am truly a drop of sun under the earth.”
  4. #4
    “White people cannot, in the generality, be taken as models of how to live.”
  5. #6
    “When I am dead – I say it that way because from the things I know, I do not expect to live long enough to read this book in its finished from – I want you to just watch and see if I’m not right when I say: that the white man, in his press, is going to identify me with ‘hate.‘”
  6. #7
    “The first day in Oakland he and Rocky walked down the street together and a big Chrysler stopped in the street and an old white woman rolled down the window and said, ‘God bless you, God bless you,’ but it was the uniform, not them, she blessed.”
  7. #8
    “It isn’t the American white man who is a racist, but it’s the American political, economic and social atmosphere that automatically nourishes a racist psychology in the white man.”
  8. #9
    “There was scarcely a white man in the South who did not honestly regard Emancipation as a crime, and its practical nullification as a duty.”
  9. #10
    “The only time black folks are safe, is when white folks is disarmed.”