America is not a blanket woven from one thread, one color, one cloth.
- "Hold your head high, stick your chest out. You… "Hold your head high, stick your chest out. You can make it. It gets dark sometimes, but morning comes. Keep hope alive." - Jesse Jackson
- "He has stood for the inclusion of all segments… "He has stood for the inclusion of all segments of our society under the law; women, gender equality, workers' rights to organize, and civil rights for the least able." - Jesse Jackson
- Jesse Lee Bennett – on navigation "Books are the compasses and telescopes and sextants and charts which other men have prepared to help us navigate the dangerous seas of human life." ~Jesse Lee Bennett
- Frase celebre di Andrew Jackson «Prendetevi il tempo per deliberare. Ma quando il momento di agire arriva, smettete di pensare e andate.» (Andrew Jackson)