Jesse Jackson Quotes

Most popular Jesse Jackson Quotes

Never look down on people unless you are helping them up.
— Jesse Jackson

criticism

A school system without parents at its foundation is just like a bucket with a hole in it.
— Jesse Jackson

education parenting

I am not a perfect servant. I am a public servant doing my best against the odds. As I develop and serve, be patient. God is not finished with me yet.
— Jesse Jackson

potential

America is not like a blanket—one piece of unbroken cloth. America is more like a quilt—many patches, many pieces, many colors, many sizes, all woven together by a common thread.
— Jesse Jackson

America diversity

America is not like a blanket--one piece of unbroken cloth, the same color, the same texture, the same size. America is more like a quilt--many pieces, many colors, many sizes, all woven and held together by a common thread.
— Jesse Jackson

variety

Today's students can put dope in their veins or hope in their brains. If they can conceive it and believe it, they can achieve it. They must know it is not their aptitude but their attitude that will determine their altitude.
— Jesse Jackson

attitude

He was a champion in the ring, but, more than that, a hero beyond the ring. When champions win, people carry them off the field on their shoulders. When heroes win, people ride on their shoulders. We rode on Muhammad Ali's shoulders.
— Jesse Jackson

Muhammad Ali

America is not like a blanket-one piece of unbroken cloth, the same color, the same texture, the same size. America is more like a quilt-many patches, many pieces, many colors, many sizes, all woven and held together by a common thread.
— Jesse Jackson

America