Shirley Chisholm - America Quotes
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I don't measure America by its achievement but by its potential.
I love America not for what she is, but for what she can become.
I stand before you today as a candidate for the Democratic nomination for the Presidency of the United States. I am not the candidate of black America, although I am black and proud. I am not the candidate of the women's movement of this country, although I am a woman, and I am equally proud of that. I am not the candidate of any political bosses or special interests. I am the candidate of the people.