W E B Du Bois Quotes

If there is anybody in this land who thoroughly believes that the meek shall inherit the earth they have not often let their presence be known. W E B Du Bois

To be a poor man is hard, but to be a poor race in a land of dollars is the very bottom of hardships. W E B Du Bois

Now is the accepted time, not tomorrow, not some more convenient season. It is today that our best work can be done and not some future day or future year. It is today that we fit ourselves for the greater usefulness of tomorrow. Today is the seed time, now are the hours of work, and tomorrow comes the harvest and the playtime. W E B Du Bois

A little less complaint and whining, and a little more dogged work and manly striving, would do us more credit than a thousand civil rights bills. W E B Du Bois

The cost of liberty is less than the price of repression. W E B Du Bois

Believe in life! Always human beings will live and progress to greater, broader and fuller life. W E B Du Bois