Booker T. Washington Quotes (70 quotes)
Democracy and Education, speech, Institute of Arts and Sciences, Brooklyn NY (1896-09-30)
“Few things can help an individual more than to place responsibility on him, and to let him know that you trust him.”
―Booker T. Washington
Chapter XI: Making Their Beds Before They Could Lie On Them - Up From Slavery (1901)
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsBooker T. Washington
Born: April 5, 1856
Died: November 14, 1915 (aged 59)
Occupation: Educator, author
Bio: Booker Taliaferro Washington was an African-American educator, author, orator, and advisor to Republican presidents. He was the dominant leader in the African-American community in the United States from 1890 to 1915.