The best time to do a thing is when it can be done.
Living together is an art.
Color had been made the mark of enslavement and was taken to be also the mark of inferiority; for prejudice does not reason, or it would not be prejudice.. If prejudice could reason, it would dispel itself.
If prejudice could reason, it would dispel itself.
A insignificant right becomes important when it is assailed.
Every age thinks it is perfect, especially in religion.
It is not the ought-ness of this problem that we have to consider, but the is-ness!
To cheapen the lives of any group of men, cheapens the lives of all men, even our own. This is a law of human psychology, or human nature. And it will not be repealed by our wishes, nor will it be merciful to our blindness.