George Washington Carver was an African American Scientist
I wanted to know the name of every stone and flower and insect and bird and beast. I wanted to know where it got its color, where it got its life - but there was no one to tell me.
I love to think of nature as an unlimited broadcasting station, through which God speaks to us every hour, if we will only tune in.
Nothing is more beautiful than the loveliness of the woods before sunrise.
Reading about nature is fine, but if a person walks in the woods and listens carefully, he can learn more than what is in books, for they speak with the voice of God.
Ninety-nine percent of the failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses.
Fear of something is at the root of hate for others, and hate within will eventually destroy the hater.
Our creator is the same and never changes despite the names given Him by people here and in all parts of the world. Even if we gave Him no name at all, He would still be there, within us, waiting to give us good on this earth.
Since new developments are the products of a creative mind, we must therefore stimulate and encourage that type of mind in every way possible.
When you do the common things in life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world.
When our thoughts - which bring actions - are filled with hate against anyone, Negro or white, we are in a living hell. That is as real as hell will ever be.
"Anything will give up its secrets if you love it enough."
Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom.