Rosa Parks painting

Rosa Parks died Monday evening at the age of 92 at her home of natural causes. She was with close friends by her side. Perhaps it might be best to hear Rosa Parks in her own words. To learn more about the life of Rosa try: Quiet Strength by Rosa Parks Book Rosa Parks by Rosa Parks Book The Rosa Parks Story DVD ROSA PARKS by Ray Pointer DVD Americans who Tell the Truth A collection of portraits & quotes 50 years ago Rosa stood up for freedom. Here are some of her famous quotes that still ring true today.

Differences of race, nationality or religion should not be used to deny any human being citizenship rights or privileges. Despite the violence and crime in our society, we should not let fear overwhelm us. We must remain strong. The only tired I was, was tired of giving in.