Huey Newton Quotes

The first lesson a revolutionary must learn is that he is a doomed man... view

By: Huey Newton

The policemen or soldiers are only a gun in the establishments hand. They make the racist secure in his racism... view

By: Huey Newton

The revolution has always been in the hands of the young. The young always inherit the revolution... view

By: Huey Newton

Any unarmed people are slaves, or are subject to slavery at any given moment... view

By: Huey Newton

Sometimes if you want to get rid of the gun, you have to pick the gun up... view

By: Huey Newton

My fear was not of death itself, but a death without meaning... view

By: Huey Newton

If you stop struggling, then you stop life... view

By: Huey Newton

I think what motivates people is not great hate, but great love for other people... view

By: Huey Newton

I have the people behind me and the people are my strength... view

By: Huey Newton

I expected to die. At no time before the trial did I expect to escape with my life. Yet being executed in the gas chamber did not necessarily mean defeat. It could be one more step to bring the community to a higher level of consciousness... view

By: Huey Newton

I do not expect the white media to create positive black male images... view

By: Huey Newton

Black Power is giving power to people who have not had power to determine their destiny... view

By: Huey Newton

There's no reason for the establishment to fear me. But it has every right to fear the people collectively - I am one with the people... view

By: Huey Newton

We have two evils to fight, capitalism and racism. We must destroy both racism and capitalism... view

By: Huey Newton

The walls, the bars, the guns and the guards can never encircle or hold down the idea of the people... view

By: Huey Newton

You can jail a Revolutionary, but you can't jail the Revolution... view

By: Huey Newton

There will be no prison which can hold our movement down... view

By: Huey Newton