"Always be smarter than the people who hire you."
"The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits."Lena Horne on Albert Einstein
"It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer."Lena Horne on Albert Einstein
"Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking."Lena Horne on Albert Einstein
"Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them."Lena Horne on Albert Einstein
"We should take care not to make the intellect our god it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality."Lena Horne on Albert Einstein
"I'm not alone, I'm free. I no longer have to be a credit, I don't have to be a symbol to anybody I don't have to be a first to anybody."
"Don't be afraid to feel as angry or as loving as you can, because when you feel nothing, it's just death."
"I'm still learning, you know. At 80, I feel there is a lot I don't know."
"Malcolm X made me very strong at a time I needed to understand what I was angry about. He had peace in his heart. He exerted a big influence on me."
"Every color I can think of and nationality, we were all touched by Dr. King because he made us like each other and respect each other."