John Lewis

John Lewis has been quoted 45 times. The two most recent articles where John Lewis has been quoted are Amid political rancor, Martin Luther King to be honored at Atlanta church and John Lewis Leads the Charge Against Donald Trump as U.S. Marks Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Most recently, John Lewis was quoted as having said, “I don't see this president-elect as a legitimate president.”.

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Never, ever give up. Never lose hope. We're fighting for our sisters and mothers and our daughters – we're also fighting for our fathers and our sons and for people who can't fight for themselves.

I don't see this president-elect as a legitimate president.

When I go back, I remember. The bridge for me is almost a sacred place.

We need someone who is going to stand up, speak up and speak out for the people who need help, for the people who have been discriminated against.

I would not invite him to come.

Maybe we didn't do everything that we could've done.

It is difficult to see our country come to where it is today.

I think the Russians participated in helping this man get elected. And they helped destroy the candidacy of Hillary Clinton.

You know, I believe in forgiveness. I believe in trying to work with people. It will be hard. It's going to be very difficult. I don't see this president-elect as a legitimate president.

This place is more than a building, it is a dream come true.

All their voices, roaming for centuries, have finally found their home here, in this great monument to our pain, our suffering and our victory.

We're not going to stand here and tell you we're going to do 1, 2,3 and A,B,C. But don' worry, we will continue to act.

I was beaten bloody by police officers. But I never hated them. I said, Thank you for your service.

There needs to be greater training of law enforcement, sometimes I feel maybe not only those of us engaging in non-violent protests but police officers need to be taught way of peace, love, non-violence.

Sometimes, I want to believe that we have made much more progress. But then, I think that we're not standing still, I think we are sliding back. The scars and stains of racism are still deeply embedded in American society.

We're going to organize. We're going to mobilize. No one no one can afford to stay home on Election Day. We've got to get out there and turn our country around.

It's not a struggle that lasts for one day, or one week, or one month, or one year. We're going to win the struggle.

We're going to win. The fight is not over. This is just one step.

When we come back here we're going to push, pull, stand up. And, if necessary, sit down.

Thank you for all you support. Don't give up, don't give in. Keep the faith. Keep your eyes on the prize.

During the '60s, the sit-in started with 3 or 4 people and it spread like wildfire. This will spread. We're going to sit in, sit down, stand up ... We're going to be here for a while.

A little more than 50 years ago, I crossed a bridge not just one time, but it took us three times to make it all the way from Selma to Montgomery. We have other bridges to cross.

Speaker Ryan, we will not leave without acting for the victims & families of reckless gun violence.

As the worst mass shooting in our nation's history has underscored, our country cannot afford to stand by while this Congress continues to be paralyzed by politics.

There comes a time when you have to say something, when you have to make a little noise, when you have to move your feet. This is the time. Now is the time to get in the way. The time to act is now. We will be silent no more.

Despite the events overseas, generally, the market sentiment about growth, the market sentiment about China continues to become more positive and more optimistic.

We must never, ever give up. We must keep the faith and keep our eyes on the prize.

We want immigration reform and we want it now. We want it today, not tomorrow.

I want to thank Martin Luther King. He must be looking down from heaven saying, Hallelujah, hallelujah, hallelujah.

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