"There is a higher law than the law of government. That's the law of conscience."
"A wise and frugal Government, which shall restrain men from injuring one another, which shall leave them otherwise free to regulate their own pursuits of industry and improvement, and shall not take from the mouth of labor the bread it has earned. This is the sum of good government, and this is necessary to close the circlue of our felicities."Stokely Carmichael on Thomas Jefferson
"The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter."Stokely Carmichael on Winston Churchill
"I hope we shall crush in its birth the aristocracy of our monied corporations which dare already to challenge our government to a trial by strength, and bid defiance to the laws of our country."Stokely Carmichael on Thomas Jefferson
"Government is not reason it is not eloquent it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and a fearful master."Stokely Carmichael on George Washington
"Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil in its worst state, an intolerable one."Stokely Carmichael on Thomas Paine
"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."
"The knowledge I have now is not the knowledge I had then."