I’m grateful for all the breaks and honors and opportunities I’ve had, but I always believe I won’t have it made until the humblest black kid in the most remote backwoods of America has it made.
More quotes by Jackie Robinson
I’m not concerned with your liking or disliking me. All I ask is that you respect me as a human being.
I think if we go back and check our record, the Negro has proven beyond a doubt that we have been more than patient in seeking our rights as American citizens.
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When you embark for strange places dont leave any of yourself safely at the shore Have the nerve to go into unexplored territory.
If someone thinks that love and peace is a cliche that must have been left behind in the Sixties, that’s his problem. Love and peace are eternal.
I know all those people. I have friendly, social, and criminal relations with the whole lot of them.