"The Washington black community was able to succeed beyond his wildest dreams. I mean, we had our own newspapers, our own restaurants, our own theaters, our own small shops, our own clubs, our own Masonic lodges."
"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams."Ed Smith on Eleanor Roosevelt
"All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them."Ed Smith on Walt Disney
"All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds, wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act on their dreams with open eyes, to make them possible."Ed Smith on T. E. Lawrence
"Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world."Ed Smith on Harriet Tubman
"Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today."Ed Smith on James Dean
"It seems every year, people make the resolution to exercise and lose weight and get in shape."
"So I'm a young boy in the 1940s growing up, seeing Ralph Bunche on a regular basis, seeing Duke Ellington on a regular basis. We know that these people are famous. They're living in the same community as we live in. They go to the same stores and shops."