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W. E. B. Du Bois's Profile

Brief about W. E. B. Du Bois: By info that we know W. E. B. Du Bois was born at 1970-01-01. And also W. E. B. Du Bois is American Writer.

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But what of black women?... I most sincerely doubt if any other race of women could have brought its fineness up through so devilish a fire.

Tags: Doubt, Fire, Women

Education is that whole system of human training within and without the school house walls, which molds and develops men.

Tags: Education, Men, School

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.

Tags: Less, Rights, Work

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

Tags: Hard, Hardships, Poor

It is a peculiar sensation, this double-consciousness, this sense of always looking at one's self through the eyes of others, of measuring one's soul by the tape of a world that looks on in amused contempt and pity.

Tags: Eyes, Self, Soul

One ever feels his twoness - an American, a Negro; two souls, two thoughts, two unreconciled strivings; two warring ideals in one dark body, whose dogged strength alone keeps it from being torn asunder.

Tags: Alone, Strength, Thoughts

To stimulate wildly weak and untrained minds is to play with mighty fires.

Tags: Mighty, Minds, Weak

The power of the ballot we need in sheer defense, else what shall save us from a second slavery?

Tags: Else, Power, Second

The cost of liberty is less than the price of repression.

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When you have mastered numbers, you will in fact no longer be reading numbers, any more than you read words when reading books You will be reading meanings.

Tags: Fact, Read, Words

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.

Tags: Anybody, Earth, Often

A classic is a book that doesn't have to be written again.

Tags: Again, Book, Written

The problem of the twentieth century is the problem of the color line.

Tags: Color, Line, Problem

Believe in life! Always human beings will live and progress to greater, broader, and fuller life.

Tags: Human, Life, Progress

An American, a Negro... two souls, two thoughts, two unreconciled strivings; two warring ideals in one dark body, whose dogged strength alone keeps it from being torn asunder.

Tags: Alone, Strength, Thoughts

Freedom of love is freedom to say yes to many lovers.

Tags: Freedom, Love, Lovers

Every time new technology is introduced, especially involving reproduction, you get the 'yuck' effect.

Tags: Effect, Technology, Time

I am not the kind of girl who can trust a theory based on one person.

Tags: Girl, Theory, Trust

I amused myself playing with the journalists.

Tags: Amused, Playing

'I realize they say we are 'wacko' and 'out there, but we are the most rational of all.

Tags: Rational, Realize