Quotations About / On:
The twilight is long fingers and black hair.
(Allen Tate (1899-1979), U.S. poet, critic. "Long Fingers.")
Prejudice is a two hundred year old black cat sitting in dark under the same tree at midnight on every new moon day.
(Prasanna Mishra, born in 1942, lives in Bhubaneswar, India. A columnist and social activist, he is a former civil servant.)
I guess Whites never got over enslaving Blacks and hence they're still trying to make it up for them by giving them Oscars!
(Danny the Dreamer Boyd, Random Quotes,03/04/2014.)
those black soul less eyes were that of the devil, no conscience remains only evil and silence for it does not talk only kill
i bleed black..no red of hope run in vein....so i pray for death to descend
Elvis' disappearing body is like a flashing event horizon at the edge of the black hole that is America today.
(Arthur Kroker (b. 1945), Canadian sociologist, Marilouise Kroker, and David Cook (b. 1946). "Why Panic?" Panic Encyclopedia (1989).)
Just like those other black holes from outer space, Hollywood is postmodern to this extent: it has no center, only a spreading dead zone of exhaustion, inertia, and brilliant decay.
(Arthur Kroker (b. 1945), Canadian sociologist, Marilouise Kroker, and David Cook (b. 1946). "Panic Hollywood," Panic Encyclopedia (1989).)
Few colors last; with their eternal thirst, time and light suck on them, and they bleach the black doctor's hat until it's grey like a dunce's cap.
(Franz Grillparzer (1791-1872), Austrian author. Poems (1840).)
... white people, like black ones, are victims of a racist society. They are products of their time and place.
(Shirley Chisholm (b. 1924), African American politician and feminist. Unbought and Unbossed, ch. 15 (1970).)
Not being a K.N. [Know-Nothing] I am left as a sort of waif on the political sea with symptoms of a mild sort towards Black Republicanism.
(Rutherford Birchard Hayes (1822-1893), U.S. president. Diary and Letters of Rutherford Birchard Hayes: Nineteenth President of the United States, vol. I, p. 497, ed. Charles Richard Williams, The Ohio State Archaeological and Historical Society, 5 vols. (1922-1926), Hayes to Guy M. Bryan (April 16, 1856).
Bryan, a proslavery Democrat, was an old college chum.)