Black Quotes

โ€œIf you want to know what a man's like...

โ€œIf you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.โ€ โ€” Sirius Black
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 17
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"When the king brands us pirates, he doesn't mean to make us adversaries. He doesn't mean to mak...

"When the king brands us pirates, he doesn't mean to make us adversaries. He doesn't mean to make us criminals. He means to make us monsters. For that's the only way his god-fearing, tax-paying subjects can make sense of men who keep what is theirs and fear no one." - Captain Flint (Black Sails)
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 10
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โ€œIf you destroy a free ...

โ€œIf you destroy a free market you create a black market.โ€ - Winston Churchill
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 02
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"The thing about black history is that t...

"The thing about black history is that the truth is so much more complex than anything you could make up." - Henry Louis Gates
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 01
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' The great thing about getting older is that you become more mellow. Things arenโ€™...

' The great thing about getting older is that you become more mellow. Things arenโ€™t as black and white, and you become much more tolerant. You can see the good in things much more easily rather than getting enraged as you used to do when you were young '
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 19
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"The thing about reality is it's still ...

"The thing about reality is it's still there waiting for you the next morning." ~ Rosa Cisneros Orange Is The New Black s2e9
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 11
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"Black' Colour is sentimenta...

"Black' Colour is sentimentally Bad" But "Every Black Board Makes The Students life Bright"
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 29
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"If you want to know what a manโ€™s like, take a goo...

"If you want to know what a manโ€™s like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals." โ€” Sirius Black, Harry Potter and the goblet of fire
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 20
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๏ฟผ โ€œBeneath the clothes, we fin...

๏ฟผ โ€œBeneath the clothes, we find a man. And beneath the man...we find...his nucleus.โ€ โ€• Jack Black
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 16
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"In a world without gold, we might h...

"In a world without gold, we might have been heroes!" - Edward "Blackbeard" Thatch, Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 19
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"I'm not happy seeing Richard Nixon's ga...

"I'm not happy seeing Richard Nixon's gang being tried by blacks and liberals in the District of Columbia ..." -Alan Dershowitz
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 23
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โ€œAll of us are, will, or have experienced...

โ€œAll of us are, will, or have experienced what it is like to be broken. Even the most black hearted and the most gold blooded.โ€ -Me
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 04
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'Despite making up 13% of the popul...

'Despite making up 13% of the population, black people are responsible for 50% of all violent crimes'-a wise man
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 25
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Life always has been black and white. It's the hum...

Life always has been black and white. It's the human desperation and tendency to make things grey to justify their greedy deeds and ever so expanding needs.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 02
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โ€œHow does anyone ever know anythingโ€”the past is a fog that breathes out...

โ€œHow does anyone ever know anythingโ€”the past is a fog that breathes out ghost after ghost, the present a freeway thunder run at 90 mph, which makes the future the ultimate black hole of futile speculationโ€ - Ben Fountain
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 07
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I'm for human lib, the liberation of...

I'm for human lib, the liberation of all people, not just black people or female people or gay people. Richard Pryor
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 01
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โ€œI wore black because I liked it. I still do, and wearing it still means something to ...

โ€œI wore black because I liked it. I still do, and wearing it still means something to me. It's still my symbol of rebellionโ€”against a stagnant status quo, against our hypocritical houses of God, against people whose minds are closed to others' ideas.โ€ โ€• Johnny Cash
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 23
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I approximated the Black Friday experience at ...

I approximated the Black Friday experience at home by hurling myself into a wall a number of times and then ordering online. .... Kumail Nanjiani
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 29
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"We have deluded ourselves into believing the myth that capitalism grew and prospered out of the ...

"We have deluded ourselves into believing the myth that capitalism grew and prospered out of the ethic of hardwork and sacrifices. Capitalism was built on the exploitation of black slaves and continues to thrive on the exploitation of the poor, both black and white both here and abroad." - MLK Jr
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 27
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"People can have the Mod...

"People can have the Model T in any colour--so long as it's black." โ€” Henry Ford
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 20
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โ€˜ Black Friday Sale. My h...

โ€˜ Black Friday Sale. My house. You and I. All clothes will be 100 % off,โ€ Anonymous
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 29
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And when you find yourself lost in the...

And when you find yourself lost in the darkness and despair, remember itโ€™s only in the black of night you see the stars.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 02
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"I may be blind, b...

"I may be blind, but at least I'm not black."- Stevie Wonder
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 17
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"We dream in color, but see in b...

"We dream in color, but see in black and white." โ€” Joe Taylor, singing "True Contrite" by Knuckle Puck
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 31
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โ€œCome and watch as the cur...

โ€œCome and watch as the curtains rise, and as the world fades into black.โ€ - Aster M.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 04
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"Please don't worry so much because in the end, none of us have very long on this Earth. Life is ...

"Please don't worry so much because in the end, none of us have very long on this Earth. Life is fleeting and if you're ever distressed, cast your eyes to the summer sky, and when a shooting star streaks through the blackness, make a wish and think of me. Make your life spectacular. -Robin Williams
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 05
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โ€œIf your life isnโ€™t just a joke th...

โ€œIf your life isnโ€™t just a joke then why are we laughing?โ€ -Dead by My Chemical Romance (black parade album)
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 23
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Tomorrow I'll be stronger, running colorful. No...

Tomorrow I'll be stronger, running colorful. No longer just in black and white. And I'm quite alright hiding tonight. - Hiding Tonight By Alex Turner
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 09
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โ€œI used to think the world was broken down by tribes,' I said. 'By Black and White. By Indian an...

โ€œI used to think the world was broken down by tribes,' I said. 'By Black and White. By Indian and White. But I know this isn't true. The world is only broken into two tribes: the people who are assholes and the people who are not.โ€ Sherman Alexie, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 11
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"Religion is like a blind man looking in a black r...

"Religion is like a blind man looking in a black room for a black cat that isn't there, and finding it." - Disputed/Unknown (Emerson, Oscar Wilde and others)
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 03
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"If you want to know what a manโ€™s like, take a good lo...

"If you want to know what a manโ€™s like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals"~ Sirius Black ( Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, J.K Rowling)
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 03
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I am philosophically opposed to quota-systems. . . . It is one thing to say th...

I am philosophically opposed to quota-systems. . . . It is one thing to say that you cannot keep a black man from using this bathroom, and something quite different to say that one out of every five people who use this bathroom must be black.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 17
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"Both read the Bible day and...

"Both read the Bible day and night, but thou read black where I read white." -William Blake
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 30
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You know the world is going crazy when the best rapper is a white guy, the best golfer ...

You know the world is going crazy when the best rapper is a white guy, the best golfer is a black guy, the tallest guy in the NBA is Chinese, the Swiss hold the America's Cup, France is accusing the U.S. of arrogance, and Germany doesn't want to go to war. - Chris Rock
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 10
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Small as a peanut, Big as a giant, We're all the same size when we turn off the lights. Rich ...

Small as a peanut, Big as a giant, We're all the same size when we turn off the lights. Rich as a sultan, Poor as a mite, We're all worth the same when we turn off the lights. Red, Black or Orange, Yellow or Green, We're all the same color when we turn off the lights. - Shel Silvertein
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 06
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โ€œBury me in the ocean, with my ancestors that j...

โ€œBury me in the ocean, with my ancestors that jumped from the ships, because they knew death was better than bondage.โ€ - Killmonger in Black Panther
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 07
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โ€œYou [Black and White farmers] are kept apart that you may be separately fleeced of...

โ€œYou [Black and White farmers] are kept apart that you may be separately fleeced of your earnings. You are made to hate each other because upon that hatred is rested the keystone of the arch of financial despotism which enslaves you both." โ€• Thomas E Watson
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 19
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โ€œI don't care if you're black, white, straight, bisexual,...

โ€œI don't care if you're black, white, straight, bisexual, gay, lesbian, short, tall, fat, skinny, rich or poor. If you're nice to me, i'll be nice to you. Simple as that!โ€- Eminem
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 31
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"We donโ€™t think you fight fire with fire best ; we think you fight fire with water best. Weโ€™re goi...

"We donโ€™t think you fight fire with fire best ; we think you fight fire with water best. Weโ€™re going to fight racism not with racism, but weโ€™re going to fight with solidarity. We say weโ€™re not going to fight capitalism with black capitalism, but weโ€™re going to fight it with socialism." -Fred Hampton
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 26
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"If the time of eternity is colored in black an...

"If the time of eternity is colored in black and white, humans shine in all sorts of colours, as if they can be shattered at any time." From tv show
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 13
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"What I like about black and white photo...

"What I like about black and white photographs is that they are more like reading the book than seeing the movie" ~ Walt Whitman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 21
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โ€œThe Movies are Grey. The TV is B...

โ€œThe Movies are Grey. The TV is Black. The Horses are Running. Please Bring me some Food.โ€ -Doofinshmirtez
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 16
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"I marched for civil rights with Dr. King in 1963, long before Hollywood found it accept...

"I marched for civil rights with Dr. King in 1963, long before Hollywood found it acceptable I may say, but when I told an audience last year that white pride is just as valid as black pride or red pride, or anyone else's pride, they called me a racist." - Charlton Heston
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 05
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"Perfection is not just about control. Itโ€™s also about le...

"Perfection is not just about control. Itโ€™s also about letting go. Surprise yourself so you can surprise the audience. Transcendence! Very few have it in them." - Black Swan Film
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 07
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"It doesn't matters how you wear your hair, it's what inside your ...

"It doesn't matters how you wear your hair, it's what inside your head. United Forces stand for all strong and fair, black, white and yellow and red." ~Billy Milano (Stormtroopers of Death - United Forces)
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 09
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Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and it ma...

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and it may be necessary from time to time to give a stupid or misinformed beholder a black eye. ~Miss Piggy
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 16
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"Most people see the world as black and white. They don't notice...

"Most people see the world as black and white. They don't notice that there's nor black nor white in this world. It's all just grey. No good or bad. Everything looks 'black' in someone's perspective."
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 14
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"'Shreds of black cloud loom in overcast skies. The Necromancer keeps watch w...

"'Shreds of black cloud loom in overcast skies. The Necromancer keeps watch with his magic prism eyes. He views all his lands and is already aware of the three helpless invaders trapped in his lair...' ~Neil Peart (Rush - The Necromancer)
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 01
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A custome lothsome to the eye, hatefull to the Nose, harmefull to the braine, dangerous to the L...

A custome lothsome to the eye, hatefull to the Nose, harmefull to the braine, dangerous to the Lungs, and in the blacke stinking fume thereof, neerest resembling the horrible Stigian smoke of the pit that is bottomelesse. โ€“ A Counterblaste to Tobacco โ€“ King James VI of Scotland and I of England.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 23
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"Look into any man's heart you please, and you w...

"Look into any man's heart you please, and you will always find, in every one, at least one black spot which he has to keep concealed." - Henrik Ibsen
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 23
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"Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and it ma...

"Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and it may be necessary from time to time to give a stupid or misinformed beholder a black eye." โ€” Miss Piggy
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 01
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"In times of crises, the wise...

"In times of crises, the wise build bridges while the foolish build barriers." - Black Panther.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 25
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Life is like a piano, the white keys represent happiness a...

Life is like a piano, the white keys represent happiness and the black shows sadness. But as you grow through lifeโ€™s journey, remember that the black keys also makes music. -Unknown
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 30
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"No greater glory, no greater honor, is the lot of man departing than a feeling possessed deep...

"No greater glory, no greater honor, is the lot of man departing than a feeling possessed deep in his heart that the world is a better place for his having lived." - Robert Sengstacke Abbott, founder and editor of The Chicago Defender, the most widely circulated black newspaper in the US
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 13
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Say I feel all sad and self-indulgent, then get stung by a wasp, my misery feels quite abstr...

Say I feel all sad and self-indulgent, then get stung by a wasp, my misery feels quite abstract and I long just to be in spiritual pain once more - 'Damn you tiny assassin, clad in yellow and black, how I crave my former innocence where melancholy was my only trial'. -Russell Brand
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 03
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Death is that harsh reality which is faced by every human who lives. It is the one th...

Death is that harsh reality which is faced by every human who lives. It is the one thing which we will all experience โ€” be we men, women, Muslims, Christians, Blacks, Whites or any other type of person on this earth. It is something which does not discriminate.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 19
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"I could see the white man did not care for each other the way our people did. They would take ev...

"I could see the white man did not care for each other the way our people did. They would take everything from each other if they could. Some had more of everything than they could use, while crowds of people had nothing at all. This could not be better than the old ways of my people." - Black Elk
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 13
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Modern country stars make 'h...

Modern country stars make 'hip hop for people who are afraid of black people. - Steve Earl
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 15
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After observing a long run of red on the roulet...

After observing a long run of red on the roulette wheel, most people erroneously believe that black is now due. -Daniel Kahneman & Amos Tversky
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โ€œYou ainโ€™t no different than a h...

โ€œYou ainโ€™t no different than a homeless person just cuz you gotta houseโ€- some black man on the street.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 11
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Size is no guarantee of quality Baldrick. Most horses ...

Size is no guarantee of quality Baldrick. Most horses are very well endowed but that does not necessarily make them sensitive lovers. โ€”Edmund Blackadder, Black~Adder II
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 10
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"We humans are meant to work and sweat in order to earn a living and those of us who try to get ri...

"We humans are meant to work and sweat in order to earn a living and those of us who try to get rich quick all get divine retribution along the line , that's the lesson , *unfortunately we easily forget the lessons we've learned and then we have to learn them all over again* " -Jet Black from Cowboy
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 05
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"Every normal man must be tempted, at tim...

"Every normal man must be tempted, at times, to spit on his hands, hoist the black flag, and begin slitting throats." H. L. Mencken
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โ€œA painter should begin every canvas with a wash...

โ€œA painter should begin every canvas with a wash of black, because all things in nature are dark except where exposed by the light.โ€ โ€• Leonardo da Vinci
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 08
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