• “To those of my race who depend on bettering their condition in a foreign land or who underestimate the importance of cultivating friendly relations with the Southern white man, who is their next-door neighbor, I would say: ‘Cast down your bucket where you are’-cast it down in making friends in every manly way of the people of all races by whom we are surrounded…'” ~Booket T. Washington
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  • Character is power. ~Booker T. Washington
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  • If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else. ~Booker T. Washington
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  • Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome. ~Booker T. Washington
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  • “There is another class of colored people who make a business of keeping the troubles, the wrongs, and the hardships of the Negro race before the public. Having learned that they are able to make a living out of their troubles, they have grown into the settled habit of advertising their wrongs — partly because they want sympathy and partly because it pays.” ~Booker T. Washington (1856-1915), former slave, educator, author and orator
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