“We Shall Overcome”
The best-known song of the civil rights movement. It contains these words: “Deep in my heart I do believe / That we shall overcome some day.”
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Who knew that “we shall overcome” meant “we, the few, shall book covers every decade or so, maybe, sometimes, if we are in style.”One Vogue Cover Doesn’t Solve Fashion’s Big Race Problem|Danielle Belton|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
She fails to appreciate the congressional and constitutional obstacles Johnson had to overcome to win passage of the bill.Dr. King Goes to Hollywood: The Flawed History of ‘Selma’|Gary May|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called the children of God.
But time and history will render an unambiguous verdict on this matter, as Rubio shall soon see.
She was separated from her colleagues after they were overcome by smoke and heat and ordered to withdraw.
A wise man hateth not the commandments and justices, and he shall not be dashed in pieces as a ship in a storm.
He that seeketh the law, shall be filled with it: and he that dealeth deceitfully, shall meet with a stumblingblock therein.
It seems very strange that I shall actually know Liszt at last, after hearing of him so many years.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
Now first we shall want our pupil to understand, speak, read and write the mother tongue well.
We shall recover again some or all of the steadfastness and dignity of the old religious life.