Live Your Creed
Written by Langston Hughes
I’d rather see a sermon than to hear one any day.
I’d rather one walk with me than just to show the way.
The eye is a better pupil and more willing than the ear.
Advice may be misleading but examples are always clear.
And the very best of teachers are the ones who live their
For to see good put into action is what everybody needs.
I can soon learn to do it if you let me see it done.
I can watch your hand in motion but your tongue too fast
And the lectures you deliver may be very fine and true
But I’d rather get my lesson by observing what you do.
For I may misunderstand you and the fine advice you give
But there’s no misunderstanding how you act and how
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- Black Males, Believe in Yourself and Connect to Your Future
- Criming While White and Living While Black
- Brilliant is the New Black – great resource for young black men
- Excel Black Girl, Excel Black Boy (Brian speaks at Sydney Lanier High School in Montgomery AL
- Black Boy Step Up (Brian speaks at Wilcox Central High School)
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Brian K. Rice (B. Rice) is a African American Motivational Speaker, Mechanical Engineer, Social Entrepreneur,College Motivational Speaker, Youth Speaker and Author. Brian is very involved in the community and he uses this blog as a way to share constructive information. To learn more about Brian visit his website at www.briankrice.com
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