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 Best Compilation of Malcolm X Quotes

Malcolm X Quotes

The Top 40 Malcolm X Quotes

1.”For tomorrow belongs to those that prepare for it today.” – Malcolm X

2. “You can’t separate peace from freedom because no one can be at peace unless he has his freedom.” – Malcolm X

3. “Learn to see, listen, and think for yourself.” – Malcolm X

4. “Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs only to the people who prepare for it today.” – Malcolm X

Malcolm X Quote about learning

5. I want to be remembered as someone who was sincere. Even if I made mistakes, they were made in sincerity. If I was wrong, I was wrong in sincerity. – Malcolm X

6. “I believe in the brotherhood of all men, but I don’t believe in wasting brotherhood on anyone who doesn’t want to practice it with me. Brotherhood is a two-way street.” – Malcolm X

7. “They cripple the bird’s wing, and then condemn it for not flying as fast as they.” – Malcolm X

8. “How can you thank a man for giving you what’s already yours? How then can you thank him for giving you only part of what’s already yours?” – Malcolm X

Malcolm X Quote a bout success.

9. “You have to be very careful introducing the truth to the black man, who has never previously heard the truth about himself. The black brother is so brainwashed that he may reject the truth when he first hears it. You have to drop a little bit on him at a time, and wait a while to let that sink in before advancing to the next step.” – Malcolm X

10. “Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.” – Malcolm X

11. “If you have no critics you’ll likely have no success.” – Malcolm X

12. “If you don’t stand for something you will fall for anything.” – Malcolm X

Malcolm X Quotes on Freedom

 

13. “The mental flexibility of the wise man permits him to keep an open mind and enables him to readjust himself whenever it becomes necessary for a change.” – Malcolm X

14. “Only those who have already experienced a revolution within themselves can reach out effectively to help others.” – Malcolm X

15. “There can be no black-white unity until there is first some black unity…. We cannot think of uniting with others, until after we have first united among ourselves. We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.” – Malcolm X

16. “The greatest mistake of the movement has been trying to organize a sleeping people around specific goals. You have to wake the people up first, then you’ll get action.” – Malcolm X

Malcolm X Quote about Africa

17. “I don’t even call it violence when it’s in self defense; I call it intelligence.” – Malcolm X

18.  “Don’t be in such a hurry to condemn a person because he doesn’t do what you do, or think as you think or as fast. There was a time when you didn’t know what you know today.” – Malcolm X

19. “A ballot is like a bullet. You don’t throw your ballots until you see a target, and if that target is not in reach, keep your ballot in your pocket.” – Malcolm X

20. “Read absolutely everything you get your hands on because you’ll never know where you’ll get an idea from.” – Malcolm X

Malcolm X Quote Quotes on wisdom

21. “History is a people’s memory, and without a memory, man is demoted to the lower animals.” – Malcolm X

22. “If you stick a knife in my back nine inches and pull it out six inches, there’s no progress. If you pull it all the way out that’s not progress. Progress is healing the wound that the blow made.” – Malcolm X

23. “The media’s the most powerful entity on earth. They have the power to make the innocent guilty and to make the guilty innocent, and that’s power. Because they control the minds of the masses.” – Malcolm X

24. “Usually when people are sad, they don’t do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.” – Malcolm X

25. “You’re not supposed to be so blind with patriotism that you can’t face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who says it.” – Malcolm X

26. “I’ve had enough of someone else’s propaganda. I’m for truth, no matter who tells it. I’m for justice, no matter who it’s for or against. I’m a human being first and foremost, and as such I am for whoever and whatever benefits humanity as a whole.” – Malcolm X

Malcolm X Quotes On Justice

27.  “I’m for truth, no matter who tells it. I’m for justice, no matter who it’s for or against.” – Malcolm X

Malcolm X Quotes on wisdom

28. “If Africa wasn’t beautiful the white man wouldn’t want it.” – Malcolm X

29. “There is no better than adversity. Every defeat, every heartbreak, every loss, contains its own seed, its own lesson on how to improve your performance the next time.” – Malcolm X

30. “Concerning non-violence: it is criminal to teach a man not to defend himself when he is the constant victim of brutal attacks.” – Malcolm X

31. “If you’re not careful, the newspapers will have you hating the people who are being oppressed, and loving the people who are doing the oppressing.” – Malcolm X

32. “The mother is the first teacher of the child. The message she gives that child, that child gives to the world.” – Malcolm X

33. “We declare our right on this earth to be a human being, to be respected as a human being, to be given the rights of a human being in this society, on this earth, in this day, which we intend to bring into existence by any means necessary.” – Malcolm X

34. “If you’re not careful, the newspapers will have you hating the people who are being oppressed, and loving the people who are doing the oppressing.” – Malcolm X

35. We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves. – Malcolm X

36. “Nobody can give you freedom. Nobody can give you equality or justice or anything. If you’re a man, you take it.” – Malcolm X

37. America’s greatest crime against the black man was not slavery or lynching, but that he was taught to wear a mask of self-hate and self-doubt. – Malcolm X

Malcolm X  Quotes on Freedom 

38. “If you’re not ready to die for it, put the word ‘freedom’ out of your vocabulary.” – Malcolm X

Malcolm X Quote About Freedom

39.“If you form the habit of taking what someone else says about a thing without checking it out for yourself, you’ll find that other people will have you hating your friends and loving your enemies.” – Malcolm X

40. “Only a fool would let his enemy teach his children.” – Malcolm X

Malcolm X, born Malcolm Little and later also known as el-Hajj Malik el-Shabazz, was an African-American Muslim minister and human rights activist. Read More about Malcolm X

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