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The only social peril is darkness. Humanity is identity. All men are made of the same clay.
Translation by Isabel F. Hapgood in 1887
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“We're all human beings here, one like the other.”
“We are all brothers under the skin-and I, for one, would be willing to skin humanity to prove it.”
“The Dutch fetiches, who have converted me, declare every Sunday that we are all of us children of Adam—blacks as well as whites. I am not a genealogist, but if these preachers tell truth, we are all second cousins.”
“I believe in recognizing every human being as a human being—neither white, black, brown, or red; and when you are dealing with humanity as a family there's no question of integration or intermarriage. It's just one human being marrying another...”
“The Autobiography of Malcolm X”
"The only social peril is darkness. Humanity is identity. All men are made of the same clay." Victor Hugo, Les Misérables (1862).
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