"Racism is still with us. But it is up to us to prepare our children for what they have to meet, and, hopefully, we shall overcome."
"I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character."Rosa Parks on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Before God we are all equally wise - and equally foolish."Rosa Parks on Albert Einstein
"I have a dream that one day on the red hills of Georgia, the sons of former slaves and the sons of former slave owners will be able to sit together at the table of brotherhood."Rosa Parks on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"The sweltering summer of the Negro's legitimate discontent will not pass until there is an invigorating autumn of freedom and equality."Rosa Parks on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal."Rosa Parks on Abraham Lincoln
"Whatever my individual desires were to be free, I was not alone. There were many others who felt the same way."
"I have learned over the years that when one's mind is made up, this diminishes fear knowing what must be done does away with fear."
"All I was doing was trying to get home from work."
"Each person must live their life as a model for others."