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Kelly Miller
(1863-1939) born on
US educator, university dean. He was professor and dean of the College of Arts & Sciences, Howard University; wrote "Race Adjustment," 1909 and numerous articles on education.
Racial and denominational schools impart to the membership of their communities something which the general educational institution is wholly unable to inculcate.

Exaggerated self-importance is deemed an individual fault, but a racial virtue.
Civilization is not a spontaneous generation with any race or nation known to history, but the torch to be handed down from race to race from age to age.
I see that the path of progress has never taken a straight line, but has always been a zigzag course amid the conflicting forces of right and wrong, truth and error, justice and injustice, cruelty and mercy.
All great people glorify their history and look back upon their early attainments with a spiritualized vision.
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In "Famous Black Quotations," ed. Janet Cheatham Bell, 1995.
R: "The American Negro," 1908.
A: "The American Negro," 1908.
N: In "African American Wisdom."
K: "The Artistic Gift of the Negro" in "Voice of the Negro," Apr 1906.

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