John Hope - Quotes

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Dissatisfaction with possession and achievement is one of the requisites to further achievement. ---->>>

One feels the excitement of hearing an untold story. ---->>>

If money, education, and honesty will not bring to me as much privilege, as much equality as they bring to any American citizen, then they are to me a curse, and not a blessing. ---->>>

We have sat on the river bank and caught catfish with pin hooks. The time has come to harpoon a whale. ---->>>

We must get beyond textbooks, go out into the bypaths... and tell the world the glories of our journey. ---->>>

I grew up thinking that you were supposed to read and write all your waking hours. ---->>>


Name: John Hope
Nationality: American
Born: June 2, 1868
Birthplace: Augusta, Georgia, United States
Die: 02-22, 1936
Occupation: Educator

John Hope (June 2, 1868 – February 22, 1936), born in Augusta, Georgia, was an African American educator and political activist, the first African-descended president of both Morehouse College in 1906 and of Atlanta University in 1929, where he worked to develop graduate programs. Both are historically black colleges (wikipedia)