Please Learn "Yourself" a Little Etiquette

Please Learn “Yourself” a Little Etiquette (Letter 14)

Dear Y.B.M.: In this letter, I wish to encourage you to do something that is very important and that is crucial to your advancement in whatever field you enter into. Also, if you learn the principles of this subject, you will gain great peace of mind when dealing with people….


With All Thy Getting, Get Wisdom And Understanding (Letter 13)

[audio¬†] Dear Y.B.M.: I trust that you are growing. As I have shared with you in previous letters, it is true that gaining more education and acquiring knowledge is very important and essential to your success as we know it in this life. However, let me quickly say to you…


The Marks of a Truly Educated Man (Letter 12)

Dear Y.B.M.: This letter is being written from the beautiful Kellogg Conference Center on the campus of Tuskegee University in Tuskegee, Alabama. If you are an upwardly mobile individual, you may have wondered from time to time, how does one know that he is educated? In other words, what are…


Graduating From College and Still Ignorant and Unlearned (Letter 11)

Dear Y.B.M.: I trust that you are increasing in knowledge, understanding and wisdom. I am writing this letter from Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia. Now on the matter of education, I would like to kindly say to you, dear friend, please, please do not graduate from college ignorant, and sounding…


The Obstacles To Getting A Good Education (Letter 10)

Dear Y.B.M.: At this writing, I am on the steps of the Coleman Library on the campus of Florida A & M University in Tallahassee, Florida. I will be speaking in a couple of churches in the area on Sunday. Frankly, I wish I had someone to write me like…