quote by Malcolm X

If you stick a knife nine inches into my back and pull it out three inches, that is not progress. Even if you pull it all the way out, that is not progress. Progress is healing the wound, and America hasn't even begun to pull out the knife.

— Malcolm X

Charming Inch quotations

Sometimes it seem like to tell the truth today is to run the risk of being killed. But if I fall, I'll fall five feet four inches forward in the fight for freedom. I'm not backing off.

Push yourself again and again. Don't give an inch until the final buzzer sounds.

This hype word bothers me though It always sounds like an accusation, what does it mean, advertising, column inches in the press? Bands themselves are never really responsible for all of that. That is something that happens to you when you sell millions of records.

My girlfriend has the greatest story as to why she isn't religious anymore.

When she was a kid, like 12 years old, her parents nailed a 25 pound crucifix to the wall right above her bed. About two weeks later, in the middle of the night, the crucifix falls off the wall and leaves a two inch gash in the back of her dad's head.

Jordan has a strange, haunting beauty and a sense of timelessness.

Dotted with the ruins of empires once great, it is the last resort of yesterday in the world of tomorrow. I love every inch of it.

The issue for my character, and the issue of the show is, how dirty do your feet have to get without suffocating yourself in the mud in order to get an inch of what you really want done?

A 41-inch bust and a lot of perseverance will get you more than a cup of coffee - a lot more.

I will be as harsh as truth, and uncompromising as justice.

.. I am in earnest, I will not equivocate, I will not excuse, I will not retreat a single inch, and I will be heard.

To feel like a woman, wear heels, to feel like a goddess, wear five inches.

An inch of time cannot be bought with an inch of gold.

Golf is a game that is played on a five-inch course

The Red Army and Navy and the whole Soviet people must fight for every inch of Soviet soil, fight to the last drop of blood for our towns and villages...onward, to victory!

That's what books are for... to travel without moving an inch.

Man — despite his artistic pretensions, his sophistication, and his many accomplishments — owes his existence to a six inch layer of topsoil and the fact that it rains.

And the world cannot be discovered by a journey of miles, no matter how long, but only by a spiritual journey, a journey of one inch, very arduous and humbling and joyful, by which we arrive at the ground at our own feet, and learn to be at home.

Another ten points from Gryffindor,” said Snape.

“I would expect nothing more sophisticated from you, Ronald Weasley, the boy so solid he cannot Apparate half an inch across a room.

Every inch of you is perfect from the bottom to the top.

My mama, she told me don't worry about your size. She says boys like a little more booty to hold at night. Yeah I won't be no stick figure silicone Barbie doll, so if that's what you're into then go ahead and move along.

A black belt only covers two inches of your ass. You have to cover the rest.

When I was young I used to have this thing where I wanted to see everything I used to think 'How can I die without seeing every inch of this world?'

A Christian who does not pray is like prince in beggars clothes who stands but a few inches from His father's throne and yet does not ask.

Polly Jean, I love you. I love the texture of your skin, the taste of your saliva, the softness of your ears. I love every inch and every part of your entire body. From your toes and the beautifully curved arches of your feet, to the exceptional shade and warmth of your dark hair. I need you in my life, I hope you need me too.

The average pencil is seven inches long, with just a half-inch eraser - in case you thought optimism was dead.

Victory is won not in miles but in inches.

Win a little now, hold your ground, and later, win a little more.

There came to port last Sunday night The queerest little craft, Without an inch of rigging on; I looked and looked--and laughed. It seemed so curious that she Should cross the unknown water, And moor herself within my room-- My daughter! O my daughter!

It was almost as incredible as if you fired a 15-inch shell at a piece of tissue paper and it came back and hit you.

Although the French were very friendly and helpful.

On one location we were to film at the top of the Eiffel Tower but we couldn't, as it was so misty with four inches of snow on the ground. We couldn't see a thing but we finally got it done.

When you play test cricket, you don't give the Englishmen an inch.

Play it tough, all the way. Grind them into the dust.

The single most important component of a camera is the twelve inches behind it!

They that die by famine die by inches.

There is not a square inch in the whole domain of our human existence over which Christ, who is Sovereign over all, does not cry, Mine!

Women today leave the house in animal prints and six inch stilettos, what does that say? I'm going to church? They're saying I want you to hang me by my tits from your ceiling and bite my ass. You know what I mean? That's what it says to me anyway.

There are six chakras or energy vortexes that lie along that tube.

There is a seventh chakra located several inches above the head, but it is not connected.

A helping word to one in trouble is often like a switch on a railroad track-an inch between wreck and smooth-rolling prosperity.

I'd rather have an inch of a dog than miles of pedigree.

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