It is the last day of Black History Month (Happy Leap Day). I wanted to end it on a positive note, and I hope that I am able to do more next year for the month (when I am not busy with school). However, today I want to share some of my favorite quotes by people of color.
There is in this world no such force as the force of a person determined to rise. The human soul cannot be permanently chained. W.E.B. Dubois
We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty. Maya Angelou
One of the lessons that I grew up with was to always stay true to yourself and never let what somebody else says distract you from your goals. Michelle Obama
If each person in this world will simply take a small piece of this huge thing, this amazing quilt, and work it regardless of the color of the yarn, we will have harmony on this planet. Cicely Tyson
It always seems impossible until it's done. Nelson Mandela
What are some of your favorite quotes by black men and women?