Malcolm X made me very strong at a time I needed to understand what I was angry about. He had peace in his heart. He exerted a big influence on me.

Lena Horne Peace Quote

I’m still learning you know. At 80 I feel there is a lot I don’t know.

Lena Horne Learning Quote

I’m not alone I’m free. I no longer have to be a credit I don’t have to be a symbol to anybody I don’t have to be a first to anybody.

Lena Horne Loneliness Quote

Every color I can think of and nationality we were all touched by Dr. King because he made us like each other and respect each other.

Lena Horne Respect Quote

Don’t be afraid to feel as angry or as loving as you can because when you feel nothing it’s just death.

Lena Horne Death Quote

Always be smarter than the people who hire you.

Lena Horne Intelligence Quote