I'm tired of being treated like a second-class citizen.
I would like to be remembered as a person who wanted to be free... so other people would be also free.
God has always given me the strength to say what is right.
Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others.
There is just so much hurt, disappointment, and oppression one can take... The line between reason and madness grows thinner.
People always say that I didn't give up my seat because I was tired, but that isn't true. I was not tired physically... No, the only tired I was, was tired of giving in.
Racism is still with us. But it is up to us to prepare our children for what they have to meet, and, hopefully, we shall overcome.
Whatever my individual desires were to be free, I was not alone. There were many others who felt the same way.
My only concern was to get home after a hard day's work.
Each person must live their life as a model for others.
I have learned over the years that when one's mind is made up, this diminishes fear knowing what must be done does away with fear.
All I was doing was trying to get home from work.
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