QUOTATIONS FROM FAMOUS PEOPLESList of all popular poets and new poets.
All Quotations / Quotations from Patricia Roberts Harris
Senator, I am one of them. You do not seem to understand who I am. I am a black woman, the daughter of a dining-car worker ... If my life has any meaning at all, it is that those who start out as outcasts can wind up as being part of the system.
"The idea of an incarnation of God is absurd: why should the human race think itself so superior to bees, ants, and elephants as to be put in this unique relation to its maker? . . Christians are like a council of frogs in a marsh or a synod of worms on a dung-hill croaking and squeaking "for our sakes was the world created.""
Julian the Apostate
"Talk sense to a fool and he calls you foolish."
"The wirless telegraph is not difficult to understand. The ordinary telegraph is like a very long cat. You pull the tail in New York, and it meows in Los Angeles. The wireless is the same, only without the cat."
"I have not failed. Ive just found 10,000 ways that dont work."
Thomas Alva Edison
"Your history doesn’t matter, defining yourself in the present does as that will change your future"