Quotes By Mary Mcleod Bethune

Quotes By Mary Mcleod Bethune

  • “Invest in the human soul. Who knows, it might be a diamond in the rough.”
  • “The whole world opened to me when I learned to read.”
  • “We have a powerful potential in our youth, and we must have the courage to change old ideas and practices so that we may direct their power toward good ends.”
  • “Faith is the first factor in a life devoted to service. Without it, nothing is possible. With it, nothing is impossible.”
  • “I believe that the greatest hope for the development of my race lies in training our women thoroughly and practically.”
  • “Education is the great American adventure, the world’s most colossal democratic experiment.”
  • “To be a Negro in America is to hope against hope.”
  • “Knowledge is the prime need of the hour.”
  • “The drums of Africa still beat in my heart. They will not let me rest while there is a single Negro boy or girl without a chance to prove his worth.”
  • “I never stop to plan. I take things step by step.”
  • “Without faith, nothing is possible. With it, nothing is impossible.”
  • “You lose nothing when fighting for a cause… In my mind the losers are those who don’t have a cause they care about.”
  • “The greatest force in the world is the human soul on fire.”
  • “My life has been one long, happy pilgrimage of personal and racial fulfillment.”
  • “Without faith, nothing is possible. With it, nothing is impossible.”
  • “It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.”
  • “I leave you love. I leave you hope. I leave you the challenge of developing confidence in one another. I leave you a thirst for education. I leave you respect for the use of power.”
  • “We have a powerful potential in our youth, and we must have the courage to change old ideas and practices so that we may direct their power toward good ends.”
  • “The true worth of a race must be measured by the character of its womanhood.”
  • “Love is the key that opens the gates of happiness.”
  • “The world around us really belongs to youth, for youth will take over its future management.”
  • “You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated.”
  • “To be successful, the first thing to do is fall in love with your work.”
  • “I believe that love is the greatest force in the world.”
  • “We have a powerful potential in our youth, and we must have the courage to change old ideas and practices so that we may direct their power toward good ends.”
  • “The destiny of our race is run largely in the home.”
  • “I am my mother’s daughter, and the drums of Africa still beat in my heart.”
  • “It is the greatest luxury to be free.”
  • “We have a powerful potential in our youth, and we must have the courage to change old ideas and practices so that we may direct their power toward good ends.”
  • “I will prepare and someday my chance will come.”
  • “I never waste time looking back.”
  • “We have a powerful potential in our youth, and we must have the courage to change old ideas and practices so that we may direct their power toward good ends.”
  • “Invest in the human soul. Who knows, it might be a diamond in the rough.”
  • “The drums of Africa still beat in my heart. They will not let me rest while there is a single Negro boy or girl without a chance to prove his worth.”
  • “Love is the key that opens the gates of happiness.”

Mary McLeod Bethune’s words continue to inspire and guide individuals in their pursuit of education, empowerment, and equality.

See Also: FUNNY JUNE QUOTES

Similar Posts