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Booker T. Washington

"No man, who continues to add something to the material, intellectual and moral well-being of the place in which he lives, is left long without proper reward." Booker T. Washington
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"There are two ways of exerting one's strength: one is pushing down, the other is pulling up." Booker T. Washington
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"If you can't read, it's going to be hard to realize dreams." Booker T. Washington
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"To hold a man down, you have to stay down with him." Booker T. Washington
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"The individual who can do something that the world wants done will, in the end, make his way regardless of his race." Booker T. Washington
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"There are two ways of exerting one's strength; one is pushing down, the other is pulling up." Booker T. Washington
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"No greater injury can be done to any youth than to let him feel that because he belongs to this or that race he will be advanced in life regardless of his own merits or efforts." Booker T. Washington
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"Few things can help an individual more than to place responsibility on him, and to let him know that you trust him." Booker T. Washington
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"We don't just borrow words; on occasion, English has pursued other languages down alleyways to beat them unconscious and rifle their pockets for new vocabulary." Booker T. Washington
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"No race can prosper till it learns that there is as much dignity in tilling a field as in writing a poem." Booker T. Washington
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"Excellence is to do a common thing in an uncommon way." Booker T. Washington
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"I will not permit any man to narrow and degrade my soul by making me hate him." Booker T. Washington
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