David Dinkins Quote
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsDavid Dinkins
Born: July 10, 1927 (age 87)
Bio: David Norman Dinkins is a former politician and Mayor of New York City from 1990 to 1993. He was the first and is, to date, the only African American to hold that office.
Quote of the day
“Finding the occasional straw of truth awash in a great ocean of confusion and bamboozle requires intelligence, vigilance, dedication and courage. But if we don't practice these tough habits of thought, we cannot hope to solve the truly serious problems that face us - and we risk becoming a nation of suckers, up for grabs by the next charlatan who comes along.”