Quotes by Jesse Jackson

Your children need your presence more than your presents.

A man must be willing to die for justice. Death is an inescapable reality and men die daily, but good deeds live forever.

America is not a blanket woven from one thread, one color, one cloth.

At the end of the day, we must go forward with hope and not backward by fear and division.

Both tears and sweat are salty, but they render a different result. Tears will get you sympathy; sweat will get you change.

If my mind can conceive it, and my heart can believe it, I know I can achieve it.

In politics, an organized minority is a political majority.

Leadership has a harder job to do than just choose sides. It must bring sides together.

Never look down on anybody unless you're helping them up.

No one should negotiate their dreams. Dreams must be free to fly high. No government, no legislature, has a right to limit your dreams. You should never agree to surrender your dreams.