"I have more respect for a man who lets me know where he stands, even if he's wrong. Than the one who comes up like an angel and is nothing but a devil."
"An individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for the law."Malcolm X on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized."Malcolm X on Albert Einstein
"Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized."Malcolm X on Albert Einstein
"Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery."Malcolm X on Malcolm X
"If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem."Malcolm X on Abraham Lincoln
"Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today."
"Without education, you are not going anywhere in this world."
"You can't legislate good will - that comes through education."
"Nobody can give you freedom. Nobody can give you equality or justice or anything. If you're a man, you take it."
"In all our deeds, the proper value and respect for time determines success or failure."