Search my Quotes DataBase - Enter one or two keywords and/or author last name.

Hint: keep it simple, like life twain




Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Daily Inspiration - Quotes to Live By
Inspiration  |  Motivational Articles  |  Being Strong  |  Being Positive  |  Links  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Racial Quotes

I hope you find great value in these Quotes about Racial from my large collection of inspirational quotes and motivational sayings.

A racial community provides not only a sense of identity,
that luxury of looking into another's face and seeing yourself reflected back,
but a sense of security and support.
- Wentworth Miller

I say to you quite frankly that
the time for racial discrimination is over.
- Jimmy Carter

When I introduced a black soldier, Lt.
Flap, in 1971, the Stars and Stripes banned the strip.
They were having racial problems and thought it would increase the tensions.
- Mort Walker

Racial discrimination, South Africa's economic power,
its oppression and exploitation of all the black peoples,
are part and parcel of the same thing.
- Oliver Tambo

 

Racial distinctions should not play a role in sport.
- Pierre de Coubertin

Vietnamese must be made to feel that they are racial
inferiors with no right to national identity.
- Wilfred Burchett

Once you begin to explain or excuse all events on racial grounds,
you begin to indulge in the perilous mythology of race.
- James Earl Jones

Please sign-up for my Free Inspirational Daily Email on the form below.

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.


In a multi-racial society, trust, understanding and
tolerance are the cornerstones of peace and order.
- Kamisese Mara

It was clear that the special interest groups in California
really wanted the Chinese to be shut out of the country,
because that was where the racial tension was the greatest.
- Iris Chang

People must realize that a crime motivated by racial
or ethnic prejudice against one group is a crime against all of us.
- Jose Serrano

I think that most minorities have experienced some form of racial abuse.
- Lynn Swann

The argument on the other side of special rights is completely bogus.
It's bogus because you could make exactly the same
claim about racial or ethnic or religious minorities.
- Tom Allen

From whichever angle one looks at it,
the application of racial theories remains a striking
proof of the lowered demands of public opinion upon
the purity of critical judgment.
- Johan Huizinga

People have been killing because of racial differences
since the time of Adam and Eve,
but in this country racism has been primarily aimed at African Americans.
- Bob Cousy

Of course, individuals vary greatly within each racial
group and should be treated as such.
- J. Philippe Rushton

We are all descendants of Adam, and we are all products of racial miscegenation.
- Lester B. Pearson

Shootouts are not gunfights of honor,
they're gang wars and racial riots.
- Jessica Savitch

Martin Luther King, Jr. didn't carry just a piece of
cloth to symbolize his belief in racial equality;
he carried the American flag.
- Adrian Cronauer

Factories are the workplaces of our National Socialist racial comrades.
- Fritz Todt

Exaggerated self-importance is deemed an individual fault,
but a racial virtue.
- Kelly Millar

We have only one task, to stand firm and carry on the
racial struggle without mercy.
- Heinrich Himmler

They were concerned about the racial issue.
They thought it was not a safe issue to go Asian,
unfortunately.
- Lucy Liu

The risk of racial prejudice infecting a capital sentencing
proceeding is especially serious in light of the complete
finality of the death sentence.
- Byron White

It's not the people in the South who create racial problems -
it's the people who are governing.
- Nat King Cole

I still think people do have racial hang-ups,
but I think one of the reasons I can joke about it
is people are shedding those racial hatreds.
- Dave Chappelle

Racial discrimination does not always violate public policy.
- Trent Lott

Racial and denominational schools impart to the membership
of their communities something which the general educational
institution is wholly unable to inculcate.
- Kelly Millar

Reject racial or religious hate.
Embrace moderate Islam.
- Geraldo Rivera

Sexual, racial, gender violence and other forms of
discrimination and violence in a culture cannot be
eliminated without changing culture.
- Charlotte Bunch

If genetic memory or racial memory persists,
is it possible that individual memory also exists from previous lives?
- Taylor Caldwell

In a society in which equality is a fact,
not merely a word, words of racial or sexual assault
and humiliation will be nonsense syllables.
- Catharine MacKinnon

My father is black and my mother is white.
Therefore, I could answer to either,
which kind of makes me a racial Lone Ranger,
caught between two communities.
- Wentworth Miller

By the time I was at college, I became very alert to
the question of racial discrimination,
and I remember one of my first writing attempts had to do with a lynching.
- Albert Maltz

If I were to wait only for roles that clarify my racial makeup,
I'd be waiting for a very, very long time.
- Wentworth Miller

Believing that no one is better than the other.
You know I grew up in the South.
My senior year there was a very big racial tension.
- Herschel Walker

Affirmative action was always racial justice on the cheap.
- Joe Klein

Nowadays, with much more racial and ethnic mixing,
we are seeing serial killers murdering a variety of victims;
whoever comes along will most likely do.
- Pat Brown

As a civil rights leader, Mrs.
King's vision of racial peace and nonviolent social
change was a fortifying staple in advancing the civil rights movement.
- James T. Walsh

As we rise higher in the understanding of ourselves,
the national and racial dissonances will be forgotten
in the universal rhythms of Truth and Love.
- Ruth St.
Denis

There is not racial or ethnic domination of hopelessness.
It's everywhere.
- Sidney Poitier

The story that I wanna tell is pretty much about the way I grew up.
Being bi-racial, growing up in a big city and being an artist.
- Lenny Kravitz

I feel that racial profiling may be a very complicated
and long-standing problem.
It will take a long time even to make tiny progress.
- Wen Ho Lee

Ending racial discrimination in jury selection can
be accomplished only by eliminating peremptory challenges entirely.
- Thurgood Marshall

Though this nation has proudly thought of itself as an ethnic melting pot,
in things racial we have always been and continue to be,
in too many ways, essentially a nation of cowards.
- Eric Holder

Soul has no musical geographical or racial boundaries.
- Roy Ayers

My answer to the racial problem in America is to not deal with it at all.
The founding fathers dealt with it when they made the Constitution.
- James Meredith

Bob Marley stood for universal peace and love.
He tried to break racial barriers.
- Wyclef Jean

We have a history of gender and racial bias on our
court that continues to undermine the system.
Excluding individuals based on race is antagonistic
to the pursuit of justice.
- Anita Hill

We seek to create a united Democratic and non-racial society.
- Oliver Tambo

All men are homosexual, some turn straight.
It must be very odd to be a straight man because your
sexuality is hopelessly defensive.
It's like an ideal of racial purity.
- Derek Jarman

We also thought of ourselves in racial and largely ethnic terms.
- Samuel P. Huntington

The difference with Cleveland is that the racial tension
was not a casual taste of it.
It was outlandish.
- Terrence Howard

It would be difficult, in this day and age,
to fund art that made racial slurs.
- Jane Alexander

They came down on us because we had a grass-roots,
real people's revolution, complete with the programs,
complete with the unity, complete with the working coalitions,
where we crossed racial lines.
- Bobby Seale

It may be shocking to some people in this country to realize that,
without meaning to do so, they hold views in common
with Hitler when they preach discrimination against other religious,
racial or economic groups.
- Henry A. Wallace

What we call soul has been around a long time.
It comes out of a particular culture that is African in origin,
but influenced by 250 years of slavery,
as well as other forms of racial oppression.
- Roy Ayers

Human beings will be happier - not when they cure cancer
or get to Mars or eliminate racial prejudice or flush
Lake Erie but when they find ways to inhabit primitive communities again.
That's my utopia.
- Kurt Vonnegut

The mean pattern of educational and economic achievement
within multi-racial countries such as Canada and the
United States has increasingly been found to prove valid internationally.
- J. Philippe Rushton

Though race-related issues continue to occupy a significant
portion of our political discussion,
and though there remain many unresolved racial issues in this nation,
we, average Americans, simply do not talk enough with
each other about things racial.
- Eric Holder

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is a time to honor the
greatest champion of racial equality who taught a nation -
through compassion and courage -
about democracy,
nonviolence and racial justice.
- Mark Pryor

Racial history is therefore natural history and the
mysticism of the soul at one and the same time;
but the history of the religion of the blood,
conversely, is the great world story of the rise and downfall of peoples,
their heroes and thinkers, their inventors and artists.
- Alfred Rosenberg

There is no racial or ethnic involvement in Thanksgiving,
and people who may be very distant from the Christian
system can see the beauty and the positive spirit that comes from the holiday.
- John Clayton

I want to state upfront, unequivocally and without doubt:
I do not believe that any racial,
ethnic or gender group has an advantage in sound judging.
I do believe that every person has an equal opportunity
to be a good and wise judge,
regardless of their background or life experiences.
- Sonia Sotomayor

Some Republicans gave up on winning the African-American vote,
looking the other way or trying to benefit politically
from racial polarization.
I am here today as the Republican chairman to tell you we were wrong.
- Ken Mehlman

It must not be forgotten in fairness to the National
Government that apartheid is not just a policy of oppression but an attempt -
in my opinion an attempt doomed to failure -
to find an alternative to a policy of racial integration
which is fair to both white and black.
- Harry Oppenheimer

The older I grow the more I see the influence of my family on my life.
I didn't always see it.
It was up to our parents to see that we had our education
in a town that hadn't yet realized what racial prejudice
was but actually knew and practiced it on occasion.
- Katherine Dunham

A social problem is one that concerns the way in which
people live together in one society.
A racial problem is a problem which confronts two different
races who live in two separate societies,
even if those societies are side by side.
- Pauline Hanson

So here we are today with a new conversation.
When University of Georgia plays Georgia Tech,
it's uniform color versus skin color.
We have - we've overcome that level of racial fear.
- Jesse Jackson

In conclusion we may say, in view of the confirmation
that our study has given of the parallelism between
individual and racial thought of the Self,
that in the history of psychology we discern the great
profile which the race has drawn on the pages of time.
- James M. Baldwin

I brought together experts from health care,
business, academic institutions, and the community
to develop a comprehensive blueprint for eliminating
racial and ethnic disparities in health care in the City of Boston.
- Thomas Menino

The whole of that part of Southern Africa which is
controlled by racial minorities is experiencing either
consistent and regular guerilla activity or is faced
with advanced preparation for its commencement.
- Joe Slovo


Quotes and Sayings

---------


Thank you for visiting: Racial Quotes.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

You can also search my large collection of Quotes and Sayings.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

 


Sign-up to receive Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes
free via email

Daily inspirational quotes and motivational messages of self-worth, choice,
positive attitude, happiness, forgiveness, and gratitude.
Inspiring motivational sayings plus Jonathan's insights into life,
relationships, and joyful living.

Enter Your E-Mail Address:
Enter Your Name (what you want to be called):
To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.
Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Or Subscribe to the Feedburner feed for Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes.



All materials & writings are copyright ©. You may read about our disclaimer, our privacy policy, our copyright policy, terms of use, participation in affiliate programs, and the list of all our websites.