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Age
Engrave this Quote Turning one hundred was the worst birthday of my life. I wouldn't wish it on my worst enemy. Turning 101 was not so bad. Once you're past that century mark, it's just not as shocking.
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-Annie Elizabeth Delany, Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years, 1993
Change
Engrave this Quote I thought I could change the world. It took me a hundred years to figure out I can't change the world. I can only change Bessie. And honey, that ain't easy either.
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-Annie Elizabeth Delany
Racism
Engrave this Quote When Negroes are average, they fail, unless they are very, very lucky. Now, if you're average and white, honey, you can go far. Just look at Dan Quayle. If that boy was colored he'd be washing dishes somewhere.
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-Annie Elizabeth Delany, Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years, 1993

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