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Mary Church Terrell Quotes: It is only through the home that a people can become really good and truly great.
         

It is only through the home that a people can become really good and truly great.


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And so, lifting as we climb, onward and upward we go, struggling and striving, and hoping that the buds and blossoms of our desires will burst into glorious fruition ere long.

And so, lifting as we climb, onward and upward we go, struggling and striving, and hoping that the buds and blossoms of our desires will burst into glorious fruition ere long.



While most girls run away from home to marry, I ran away to teach.

While most girls run away from home to marry, I ran away to teach.



Seeing their children touched and seared and wounded by race prejudice is one of the heaviest crosses which colored women have to bear.

Seeing their children touched and seared and wounded by race prejudice is one of the heaviest crosses which colored women have to bear.



Stop using the word 'Negro.' The word is a misnomer from every point of view. It does not represent a country or anything else ... I am an African-American.

Stop using the word 'Negro.' The word is a misnomer from every point of view. It does not represent a country or anything else ... I am an African-American.



As a colored woman I might enter Washington any night, stranger in a strange land, and walk miles without finding a place to lay my head

As a colored woman I might enter Washington any night, stranger in a strange land, and walk miles without finding a place to lay my head



To the lack of incentive to effort, which is the awful shadow under which we live, may be traced the wreck and ruin of scores of colored youth.

To the lack of incentive to effort, which is the awful shadow under which we live, may be traced the wreck and ruin of scores of colored youth.



Lifting as they climb onward and upward they go struggling and striving and hoping that the buds and blossoms of their desires may burst into glorious fruition ere long.

Lifting as they climb onward and upward they go struggling and striving and hoping that the buds and blossoms of their desires may burst into glorious fruition ere long.



To the lack of incentive to effort which is the awful shadow under which we live may be traced the wreck and ruin of scores of colored youth.

To the lack of incentive to effort which is the awful shadow under which we live may be traced the wreck and ruin of scores of colored youth.





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If you want to say how can we step into childhood and make it better for them, I would start at the activity level. I'd like to say let your kids go out and play.

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