Rosa Parks Quotes

Rosa Parks Quotes:

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I was just trying to let them know how I felt about being treated as a human being.


Our mistreatment was just not right, and I was tired of it.


I knew someone had to take the first step and I made up my mind not to move.

Rosa Parks Quotes about Freedom

“You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.”


I would like to be remembered as a person who wanted to be free… so other people would be also free.


I would like to be known as a person who is concerned about freedom and equality and justice and prosperity for all people.


Whatever my individual desires were to be free, I was not alone. There were many others who felt the same way.

Rosa Parks Quotes on Courage

The only tired I was, was tired of giving in.


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.


I am leaving this legacy to all of you…to bring peace, justice, equality, love and a fulfillment of what our lives should be. Without vision, the people will perish, and without courage and inspiration, dreams will die – the dream of freedom and peace.

Rosa Parks Quotes about Civil Rights

We didn’t have any civil rights. It was just a matter of survival, of existing from one day to the next. I remember going to sleep as a girl hearing the Klan ride at night and hearing a lynching and being afraid the house would burn down.


“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, or no more tired than I usually was at the end of a working day. I was not old, although some people have an image of me as being old then. I was forty-two. No, the only tired I was, was tired of giving in.”


People always say that I didn’t give up my seat because I was tired, but that isn’t true. No, the only tired I was, was tired of giving in

Rosa Parks Dignity Quotes

Racial pride and self-dignity were emphasized in my family and community.


Was that I was a person with dignity and self-respect, and I should not set my sights lower than anybody else just because I was black.

Rosa Parks Quotes on Bus

I thought of Emmett Till, and when the bus driver ordered me to move to the back, I just couldn’t move.


Arrest me for sitting on a bus? You may do that.


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My resisting being mistreated on the bus did not begin with that particular arrest…I did a lot of walking in Montgomery.


I did not get on the bus to get arrested I got on the bus to go home.