Carl Rowan Quotes

Most popular Carl Rowan Quotes

Learning has liberated more people than all the wars in history.

learning

There aren't any embarrassing questions—just embarrassing answers.

asking questions

There aren't any embarrassing questions, only embarrassing answers.
— Carl Rowan

asking questions

The library is the temple of learning, and learning has liberated more people than all the wars in history.

learning reading libraries

It is often easier to become outraged by injustice half a world away than by oppression and discrimination half a block from home.
— Carl Rowan

injustice

A minority group has "arrived" only when it has the right to produce some fools and scoundrels without the entire group paying for it.
— Carl Rowan

race society