We cannot live for ourselves alone. Our lives are connected by a thousand invisible threads, and along these sympathetic fibres, our actions run as causes and return to us as results.
Herman Melville (via itsquoted
We want an immediate end to POLICE BRUTALITY and MURDER of black people.
Point 7 of the Black Panther Party Platform and Ten-Point Program, October 1966
I felt like crying but nothing came out. It was just a sort of sad sickness, sick sad, when you can’t feel any worse. I think you know it. I think everybody knows it now and then, but I think I have known it pretty often, too often.