"The Negro people of America... have cut our forests, tilled our fields, built our railroads, fought our battles, and in all of their trials they have manifested a simple faith, a grateful heart, a cheerful spirit, and an undivided loyalty ."
"Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies."Mordecai Wyatt Johnson on Mother Teresa
"Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase."Mordecai Wyatt Johnson on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step."Mordecai Wyatt Johnson on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"All who call on God in true faith, earnestly from the heart, will certainly be heard, and will receive what they have asked and desired."Mordecai Wyatt Johnson on Martin Luther
"Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts but by his intentions. For God alone reads our hearts."Mordecai Wyatt Johnson on Mahatma Gandhi
"Now they have come to the place where their faith can no longer feed on the bread of repression and violence. They ask for the bread of liberty, of public equality, and public responsibility. It must not be denied them."