Jesse Jackson Quotes


50 Jesse Jackson quotes:



"The poor and the working poor have been locked out of the nation's consciousness, even by the media and by many ministers. Katrina washed away the debris that was covering the locked out and left behind."
"We were fundamentally the same. They expressed their anger more willingly. We developed the capacity to internalize our anger, using a nonviolent discipline."
Author: Jackson Quotes Category: Anger Quotes
"Hold your head high, stick your chest out. You can make it. It gets dark sometimes, but morning comes. Keep hope alive."
Author: Jackson Quotes Category: Hope Quotes
"The burden of being black is that you have to be superior just to be equal. But the glory of it is that, once you achieve, you have achieved, indeed."
Author: Jackson Quotes Category: Glory Quotes
"Some people's lives are worthy of taking the time to say goodbye to."
Author: Jackson Quotes Category: Goodbye Quotes
"To call her a seamstress is irrelevant, ... She was not arrested for sewing. She was a freedom fighter."
Author: Jackson Quotes Category: Freedom Quotes
"He said I was a communicator, and he gave me a car to travel around selling Jet magazine to stores. Where Mayor Daley saw a toll collector, Mr. Johnson saw a communicator."
Author: Jackson Quotes Category: Travel Quotes
"Leadership has a harder job to do than just choose sides. It must bring sides together."
Author: Jackson Quotes Category: Leadership Quotes
"I think the pain is subsiding. The back is getting better."
Author: Jackson Quotes Category: Pain Quotes
"We want the youth to stand still knowing that their parents and their ministers would cross the line for them."
Author: Jackson Quotes Category: Parents Quotes



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