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Letter "D" » Dick Gregory Quotes
«I never learned hate at home, or shame. I had to go to school for that.»
«If they took all the drugs, nicotine, alcohol and caffeine off the market for six days, they'd have to bring out the tanks to control you»
«We used to root for the Indians against the cavalry, because we didn't think it was fair in the history books that when the cavalry won it was a great victory, and when the Indians won it was a massacre.»
«I never believed in Santa Claus because I knew no white dude would come into my neighborhood after dark.»
«I am really enjoying the new Martin Luther King Jr stamp - just think about all those white bigots, licking the backside of a black man»
Author: Dick Gregory
, Martin Luther
, Martin Luther King
, Martin Luther King Jr.
«When you have a good mother and no father, God kind of sits in. It's not enough, but it helps.»
«Civil Rights: What black folks are given in the U.S. on the installment plan, as in civil-rights bills. Not to be confused with human rights, which are the dignity, stature, humanity, respect, and freedom belonging to all people by right of their birth.»
Author: Dick Gregory
, Bill of Rights
, black people
, civil right
, civil rights
, Human rights
, installment plan
, the US
«In most places in the country, voting is looked upon as a right and a duty, but in Chicago it's a sport.»
«Hell hath no fury like a liberal scorned»
«America will tolerate the taking of a human life without giving it a second thought. But don't misuse a household pet.»