black quotes

Franz Kline, who became known for his black and white paintings, did a whole series of gorgeous landscapes and wonderful portraits that may still hang in Greenwich Village.David Amram

In this movie they took them up in space. They're floating around and doing zero gravity stuff. Well, they had to do it all on wires. All the wires had to be painted black against this black background. If you didn't light it properly you could see the wires. Drove them crazy!John Badham

Measured by any standard, white or black, Washington must be regarded today as one of the great men of this country: and in the future he will be so honored.Ray Stannard Baker

The power of the white world is threatened whenever a black man refuses to accept the white world's definitions.James A. Baldwin

Black women don't have the same body image problems as white women. They are proud of their bodies.Tyra Banks

I think anybody who is racist is an idiot whether they are black or white.Charles Barkley

But when I see a story on welfare on television, they only show black people.Charles Barkley

The black person is the protagonist in most of my paintings. I realized that I didn't see many paintings with black people in them.Jean-Michel Basquiat

For her fifth wedding, the bride wore black and carried a scotch and soda.Phyllis Battelle

If I go into a club now, all the blonde girls leave my corner and all the black girls come into my corner. It's as if I'm racist towards white girls!Boris Becker

We are not inferring design to account for a black box, but to account for an open box.Michael Behe

They used to say, 'If we find a good black player, we'll sign him.' They was lying.Cool Papa Bell

Our world was Northern, black and white, so it was a great thing for my sisters and me to sit down at Christmastime and watch these fabulous MGM musicals. All that color, all those beautiful costumes.Tracie Bennett

A lot of sequins for New Year's! Red, green, white - I fail at all of that because I'm always in black. But for Christmas, I do love wearing cute dresses with tights and a pair of boots.Ashley Benson

I like edgy but classic looks - like Chanel mixed with Alexander McQueen. My personal style is edgier. My closet is just black, gray, and white. I'm more comfortable in darker colors and leather jackets.Ashley Benson

Being biracial is sort of like being in a secret society. Most people I know of that mix have a real ability to be in a room with anyone, black or white.Halle Berry

My first serious attempts at writing were made in 1868, and I took up two very different lines of composition; I wrote some short stories of a very flimsy type, and also a work of a much more ambitious character, 'The Lives of the Black Letter Saints.'Annie Besant

I wanted to do the whole album in black and white, and it really killed me that when you see it in the light it's got green in it. I don't know what the hell that was about.Nuno Bettencourt

In some respects, inside information is a form of financial steroid. It is unfair: it is offensive; it is unlawful; and it puts a black mark on the entire enterprise.Preet Bharara

Then as I got older, I always gravitated towards the hard stuff, Born To Be Wild, then Black Sabbath.Jello Biafra