quote by Thelonious Monk

When I was a kid, some of the guys would try to get me to hate white people for what they've been doing to Negroes, and for a while I tried real hard. But every time I got to hating them, some white guy would come along and mess the whole thing up.

— Thelonious Monk

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Life is like a piano, the white keys represent happiness and the black shows sadness, but as you go through life's journey, remember that the black keys also makes music.

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Right now, my job is that I'm like an ambulance chaser.

I've got to look for movies with white guys falling out of them.

My enemy is not the average white guy, its not the kid down the block or the kids I see on the streets. My enemy is the white I don't see: the people in The white House, the corporate monoply owners. Fake liberal politicians-those are my enemies.

White guys quote The saddest thing for a girl to do is dumb herself down for a guy.

The saddest thing for a girl to do is dumb herself down for a guy.

In the world of animation, you can be anything you wanna be.

If you're a fat woman, you can play a skinny princess. If you're short wimpy guy, you can play a tall gladiator. If you're a white man, you can play an Arabian prince. And if you're a black man, you can play a donkey or a zebra.

We don't need refs, but I guess white guys need something to do.

We’re not generating enough angry white guys to stay in business for the long term.

White guys quote Only the guy who isn't rowing has time to rock the boat.

Only the guy who isn't rowing has time to rock the boat.

There's no "brothers" when it comes to white people.

We are just complete individuals. We don't care about each other. He's not my brother; my brother lives in Ohio - I don't know that guy.

This president (Barack Obama) I think has exposed himself over and over and over again as a guy who has a deep-seated hatred for white people or the white culture . . . I’m not saying he doesn't like white people, I’m saying he has a problem. This guy is, I believe, a racist.

I mean, it makes me sick when I see a white man sitting there smiling at me being entertaining, man. When I know what he's gonna do after he gets through. You know, when you see that thing on their face - like: "Entertain me." You know what I mean? Even the black guy that's trying to be white - even he can have that crap on his face.

White guys quote All a girl really wants is for one guy to prove to her that they are not all the

All a girl really wants is for one guy to prove to her that they are not all the same.

I was arrested and put in murder's row.

They were trying to get me for some murders I didn't do. They had me in a cell next to Charles Manson; he was going to trial at the time. And it was all a row of black and brown guys and one white guy: Charles Manson.

Firstly, there no such person as Death.

Second, Death's this tall guy with a bone face, like a skeletal monk, with a scythe and an hourglass and a big white horse and a penchant for playing chess with Scandinavians. Third, he doesn't exist either.

I mean, you got the first mainstream African-American who is articulate and bright and clean and a nice-looking guy. I mean, that's a storybook, man.

White guys quote The guy who takes a chance, who walks the line between the known and unknown, wh

The guy who takes a chance, who walks the line between the known and unknown, who is unafraid of failure, will succeed.

Usually, you have two people in a scene, and in the history of cinema the hero is most likely going to be the white guy. And the other guy is his friend who is carrying the bag or whatever, and you're not going to light for that guy.

Everyone's always like, "Why don't you guys wear white ties?" You know why we don't? It's because they're in the wash.

Every year white people add 100 years to how long ago slavery was.

I've heard educated white people say, 'slavery was 400 years ago.' No it very wasn't. It was 140 years ago...that's two 70-year-old ladies living and dying back to back. That's how recently you could buy a guy.

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When a girl is in love, you can see it in her smile. When a guy is in love you see it in his eyes

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The two symbols of the Republican party: an elephant and a big fat white guy who's threatened by change.

I looked it at like this way. To get folks to like you, as a screen player I mean, I figured you had to sort of be their ideal. I don't mean a handsome knight riding a white horse, but a fella who answered the description of a right guy.

Hockey is the only place where a guy can go nowadays and watch two white guys fight.

White guys quote Don't ever let a guy make you feel ugly, because no matter what you're beautiful

Don't ever let a guy make you feel ugly, because no matter what you're beautiful withor without him

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I had been thinking for a while about how bored and tired I was of playing straight-down-the-middle everymanish characters that have what I call white guy problems. And I missed playing characters who lacked dignity and more importantly, lacked social skills.

It was really bizarre. I was learning how to be a black guy from a white guy pretending to be a black man.

Why is it that it's okay to call a white person "mate" yet it's not okay to call a black guy "primate"?

White guys quote We're just trying to find some color in this black and white world

We're just trying to find some color in this black and white world

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When you see a white guy at three in the morning on your beat in an alley, you kind of - "What's this guy doing here?"

There is just one rule about boxing: never bet on the white guy.

When I was a kid, my goodness, corporate America was a bunch of stolid white guys in gray suits trying to be serious, and now it's stolid white guys in gray suits trying to be funny.

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I dont care if you're black, white, short, tall, skinny, rich or poor. If you respect me I'll respect you

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You want to believe in black and white, good and evil, heroes that are truly heroic, villains that are just plain bad, but I've learned in the past year that things are rarely so simple. The good guys can do some truly awful things, and the bad guys can sometimes surprise the heck out of you.

Have you ever noticed how they keep improving your laundry detergent, but they still can't get those blue flakes out? Why do we trust them to get our clothes clean? These guys can't even get the DETERGENT white!

So there was President Obama, giving his bazillionth speech on health care, droning yet again that “now is the hour when we must seize the moment,” the same moment he’s been seizing every day of the week for the past year, only this time his genius photo-op guys thought it would look good to have him surrounded by men in white coats.

White guys quote Black-and-white always looks modern, whatever that word means.

Black-and-white always looks modern, whatever that word means.

There is some who say that perhaps freedom is not universal.

Maybe it's only Western people that can self-govern. Maybe it's only, you know, white-guy Methodists who are capable of self-government. I reject that notion.

You know the world's gone mad when the best rapper is a white guy, the best golfer is a black guy, the Swiss hold the America's Cup, France is accusing the USA of arrogance and the Germans don't want to go to war !

When did an old white guy yelling at me, telling me what to think become news? What gives him the right to tell me what to think? When was the last time he was in Iraq or Afghanistan or Sri Lanka... or anywhere that didn't have a beach?

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If your heart is bigger than the big-gest guy on the team, then you're the biggest guy on the team.

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I think every group of black guys should have at least one white guy in it.

For me the music community was always like a model for what could be.

The way people would play together, just harmony and being - old guys and young guys, black guys and white guys. It was setting an example for what the rest of us could be.

I'm tired of having to consult a group of old white guys about my black girl craft. They don't even know what they're listening for or to.

My father used to always say to me that, you know, if a guy goes out to steal a loaf of bread to feed his family, they'll give him 10 years, but a guy can do white-collar crime and steal the money of thousands and he'll get probation and a slap on the wrist.

Rich white guys. That's the true minority.

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