Minority quotes

8 minority quotes, film quotes, movie lines, taglines
  • “Our job was to select someone to speak for everybody. And I just couldn't in good conscience vote for a person who doesn't believe in God. Someone who honestly thinks the other ninety five percent of us suffer from some form of mass delusion.”
    Matthew McConaughey - Palmer Joss
    [Tag:atheism, choice, minority]
  • “I’m choosing to make a film that’s fundamentally political, but not everything I do is political because I’m Black.”
    John David Washington - Malcolm
    [Tag:minority, movie, politics]
  • “We want a world where we’re safe to be ourselves. To think like we want, without having to answer to anybody for it. We have to be there for each other.”
    Eli Goree - Cassius Clay
    [Tag:minority, safety, world]
  • “- Black cop: You can't help but admire those young brothers, they do alot of good in their communities.
    - Pruitt: You ever hear about the common good, the United States of America is more than a simple collection of ghettoes, this country was built on Capitalism and Democracy. And in a Democracy the Majority rules, we are a Minority unless we...” (continue)
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    Jeris Poindexter - Black cop
    Roger Guenveur Smith - Pruitt
    [Tag:america, democracy, minority]
  • “Let my own lack of a voice be heard.”
    J.C. Shakespeare - Burning Man
    [Tag:minority, voice]
  • “- Jeremy Collier: The Indians saved the Pilgrims from starvin' to death, so the Pilgrims invited the Indians to share their first harvest feast.
    - Maurine Collier: Well, I'm sure the Indians were all Christians by then.
    - Jeremy Collier: Oh no, they weren't.”

    Emilio Estevez - Jeremy Collier
    Kathy Bates - Maurine Collier
    [Tag:festivity, history, minority]
  • “- Perceptor: Ultra Magnus, a cursory evaluation of Decepticon capability indicates a distinct tactical deficiency!
    - Ultra Magnus: In other words, Perceptor...?
    - Springer: We're outnumbered!”

    Paul Eiding - Perceptor
    Robert Stack - Ultra Magnus
    Neil Ross - Springer
    [Tag:minority, problems]
  • “The only history we read was made by the white man, written by the white man. Television, cars, medicines - all invented by the white man, even football. Now the way like that, it's not hard to believe there's something inferior about being born black.”
    Denzel Washington - Steve Biko
    [Tag:equality, invention, minority]