Quotation by Sarah Patton Boyle

... as a result of generations of betrayal, it's nearly impossible for Southern Negroes to trust a Southern white. No matter what he does or what he suffers, a white liberal is never established beyond suspicion in the hearts of the minority.
Sarah Patton Boyle, U.S. civil rights activist and author. The Desegregated Heart, part 2, ch. 10 (1962).

In a September 1955 speech to the Martinsville, Virginia branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). Boyle was a white Virginian crusader for integration.
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