Every so often the effects of racism are subtle, other times the effects are profoundly significant and often life changing and life threatening.
Here is an assortment of anti-racism quotes from a variety of people who have either left this world but not before leaving their personal mark with us, or are still here making a difference.
We hope you find a racism quote here that resonates some change within you and your thinking.
Please enjoy these few famous quotes:
“Achievement has no color”
― Abraham Lincoln
“We’ve got to face the fact that some people say you fight fire best with fire, but we say you put fire out best with water. We say you don’t fight racism with racism. We’re gonna fight racism with solidarity.”
― Fred Hampton
“You can’t hate the roots of a tree and not hate the tree.”
― Malcolm X
“Our true nationality is mankind.”
― H.G. Wells
“I have a dream that one day little black boys and girls will be holding hands with little white boys and girls.”
― Martin Luther King Jr., I Have A Dream
“Until the philosophy which hold one race superior and another inferior is finally and permanently discredited and abandoned…
Everything is war. Me say war.
That until there’re no longer 1st class and 2nd class citizens of any nation…
Until the color of a man’s skin is of no more significance than the color of his eyes, me say war. That until the basic human rights are equally guaranteed to all without regard to race me say war!”
― Bob Marley
And so this is Xmas for black and for white, for yellow and red, let’s stop all the fight.
No human race is superior; no religious faith is inferior. All collective judgments are wrong. Only racists make them.
To live anywhere in the world today and be against equality because of race or color is like living in Alaska and being against snow.
We Hope you enjoyed these few famous quotes, if there is any quote you know we have left out that you like, we would love for you to add it under this article in the comment section.