"Before a group can enter the open society, it must first close ranks."
"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty."Stokely Carmichael on Mahatma Gandhi
"An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life."Stokely Carmichael on Robert A. Heinlein
"It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society."Stokely Carmichael on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both."Stokely Carmichael on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"There is more to life than increasing its speed."Stokely Carmichael on Mahatma Gandhi
"We had no more courage than Harriet Tubman or Marcus Garvey had in their times. We just had a more vulnerable enemy."
"We were aware of the fact that death walks hand in hand with struggle."
"The secret of life is to have no fear it's the only way to function."
"Now, then, in order to understand white supremacy we must dismiss the fallacious notion that white people can give anybody their freedom."
"There is a higher law than the law of government. That's the law of conscience."