Celebrating Black History Month: Inspiring People and Quotes

Black History Month

Celebrating the achievements and contributions of African Americans throughout history.

Harriet Tubman

I never ran my train off the track, and I never lost a passenger.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.

Rosa Parks

I have learned over the years that when one's mind is made up, this diminishes fear.

Frederick Douglass

Once you learn to read, you will be forever free.

Nelson Mandela

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.

Maya Angelou

I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.

Remembering Their Legacy

Let's continue to celebrate and honor the legacy of these and other African American leaders who have shaped our history and culture.