Black history is American history.
I detest racialism, because I regard it as a barbaric thing, whether it comes from a black man or a white man.
A black cat crossing your path signifies that the animal is going somewhere.
Me only have one ambition, y'know. I only have one thing I really like to see happen. I like to see mankind live together - black, white, Chinese, everyone - that's all.
It's just like when you've got some coffee that's too black, which means it's too strong. What do you do? You integrate it with cream, you make it weak. But if you pour too much cream in it, you won't even know you ever had coffee. It used to be hot, it becomes cool. It used to be strong, it becomes weak. It used to wake you up, now it puts you to sleep.
I go out with white women. This makes a lot of people unhappy, mostly black women.
Black as the Devil, sweet as a stolen kiss.
Actually I don't remember being born, it must have happened during one of my black outs.
Any colour - so long as it's black.
I decided blacks should not have to experience the difficulties I had faced, so I decided to open a flying school and teach other black women to fly.
When a dove begins to associate with crows its feathers remain white but its heart grows black.
I think I must have run over six black cats since I've been at Wolves.
Some white people hate black people, and some white people love black people, some black people hate white people, and some black people love white people. So you see it's not an issue of black and white, it's an issue of Lovers and Haters.
I have no desire to take all black people back to Africa; there are blacks who are no good here and will likewise be no good there.
The Black skin is not a badge of shame, but rather a glorious symbol of national greatness.
The sky seemed filled with diving planes and the black bursts of exploding antiaircraft shells.
Black Tigers are the self-protective armor of our race, ... They are the men of flame who can destroy the enemy's armed strength.
Sharing those inventions [was difficult]. There were a whole different set of strategies and experiences for black inventors [compared to] white inventors.
Black History Month is a time to pay homage to our great ancestors, their lifelong struggles, and influence on the liberties we have obtained.
Tons of women would love to have sex with me. I hate the image of black men as promiscuous and unable to control themselves sexually. I don't like that image.
I used to tell Jackie (Robinson) sometimes when they were throwing at him, 'Jackie, they aren't throwing at you because you are black. They are throwing at you because they don't like you.
Black literature is taught as sociology, as tolerance, not as a serious, rigorous art form.
I just finished Meet Joe Black with Hopkins.
I don't want a Black History Month. Black history is American history.
Even as someone who's labeled a conservative - I'm a Republican I'm black, I'm heading up this organization in the Reagan administration - I can say that conservatives don't exactly break their necks to tell blacks that they're welcome.