And I ask why am I black, they say I was born in sin, and shamed inequity. One of the main songs we used to sing in church makes me sick, 'love wash me and I shall be whiter than snow.
Check all other quotes by Peter Tosh
Want to display this quote image on your website or blog? Simply copy and paste the below code on your website/blog.Embed:
Format of this image is jpg. The width and height of image are 1200 and 630, repectively. This image is available for free to download.
Use the citation below to add this quote to your bibliography:
MLA Style Citation
"Peter Tosh Quotes." Quoteslyfe.com, 2023. Tue. 28 Mar. 2023. <https://www.quoteslyfe.com/quote/And-I-ask-why-am-I-black-954035>.
Other quotes of Peter Tosh
I am good. I live good. I think good. I don't have to feel good to be good, I take my goodness wherever I go.
My philosophy is: if you don't bear a cross, you can't wear a crown so you gotta go through some form of humiliation to reach tribulation.
Everyone's trying to reach the top. Tell me how far is it from the bottom.
It is only the TRUTH that can make a man FREE, it is only the TRUTH that can make a man LIVE.
In the beginning there was the word. The word was Jah. The word is in I, Jah is in I. I make what is good, better, and what is better, best. I follow this in every aspect of life.
Peace is a certificate you get in the grave.
I don't need no peace. I need equal rights and justice.
To have the truth in your possession you can be found guilty, sentenced to death.
I've got to pick myself up Dust myself off And start all over again.
Other quotes you may like
You can become a model of a perfect man or a devoted husband and a father in order to show the role of the a man’s responsibility for the family
When my mother died, my father's early widowhood gave him social cachet he would not have had if they had divorced. He was a bigger catch for the sorrow attached.
There are two modes of establishing our reputation; to be praised by honest men, and to be abused by rogues.
The working class has been turned into a consuming class - a situation has been created where people value their worth by what they can afford.
Be true to yourself, know that your are more than your face and body, and keep God first.
The moral issue here is whether the United States Congress is going to stand in the way of science and preclude scientists from doing lifesaving research.
God without us will not as we without God cannot.