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Eleanor Holmes Norton Quotes and Sayings

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If diversity is what is a central value in every selective
university in the United States,
then it ought to be seen as a compelling interest by the Supreme Court.
- Eleanor Holmes Norton

There is no reason to repeat bad history.
- Eleanor Holmes Norton

Men without jobs do not form families.
- Eleanor Holmes Norton

There are not many males, black or white,
who wish to get involved with a woman who's committed to her own development.
- Eleanor Holmes Norton

 

With children no longer the universally accepted reason for marriage,
marriages are going to have to exist on their own merits.
- Eleanor Holmes Norton

On the road to equality there is no better place for
blacks to detour around American values than in forgoing
its example in the treatment of its women and the organization of its family.
- Eleanor Holmes Norton

Try a new perspective on diversity.
Across the country and around the world,
we are all one.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

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There are no facts, only interpretations.
- Friedrich Nietzsche PHOTO

You never really understand a person
until you consider things from his point of view.
- Harper Lee

Honor diversity in all seasons.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

Diversity is the one true thing we all have in common.
Celebrate it every day.
- Anonymous

I have a dream that my four little children will one day
live in a nation where they will
not be judged by the color of their skin,
but by the content of their character.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Gentleness, self-sacrifice and generosity
are the exclusive possession of no one race or religion.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

As we grow as unique persons, we learn to respect
the uniqueness of others.
- Robert H. Schuller

Know that joy blooms where minds and hearts are open.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It is well to remember that the
entire population of the universe,
with one trifling exception, is composed of others.
- Andrew J. Holmes

You don't get harmony when everybody sings the same note.
- Doug Floyd

You must not lose faith in humanity.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
- M. Scott Peck

For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains,
but to live in a way that respects
and enhances the freedom of others.
- Nelson Mandela

We must be ready to learn from one another,
not claiming that we alone possess all truth
and that somehow we have a corner on God.
- Archbishop Desmond Tutu

God enters by a private door into each individual.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

To be one, to be united is a great thing.
But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
- Bono

God's Spirit moves through us and the world
at a pace that can never be constricted
by any one religious paradigm.
I love that.
- Bono

The Divine is all in the perspective we take on it.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Each one prays to God according to his own light.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

All religions must be tolerated...
for every man must get to heaven in his own way.
- Epictetus

There is no neutrality.
There is only greater or lesser
awareness of one's bias.
- Phyllis Rose

I'm actually starting to like more and more people
who have convictions that are unpopular.
-Bono

God is equally available to all people.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The highest result of education is tolerance.
Long ago men fought and died for their faith;
but it took ages to teach them the other kind of courage, -
the courage to recognize the faiths of their brethren
and their rights of conscience.
- Helen Keller

It doesn't matter how long my hair is
or what color my skin is
or whether I'm a woman or a man.
- John Lennon

What people often mean by getting rid of conflict
is getting rid of diversity,
and it is of the utmost importance
that these should not be considered the same.
- M. P. Follett

Today is a day to honor other cultures.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I Honor Diversity.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The human spirit ranges across a truly amazing
diversity of experiences and emotions -
the highest peaks and the lowest valleys.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Instead of being presented with stereotypes
by age, sex, color, class, or religion,
children must have the opportunity
to learn that within each range,
some people are loathsome and some are delightful.
- Margaret Mead

It does me no injury for my neighbor to say
there are twenty gods or no God.
- Thomas Jefferson

The left dismisses talk about the collapse of family
life and talks instead about the emergence of the growing
new diversity of family types.
- Christopher Lasch

I like to eat and I love the diversity of foods.
- David Soul

Recall a recent time when someone was strongly critical
of your opinions (perhaps your political or religious beliefs).
Now, put yourself in their shoes - with compassion.
Try to understand and appreciate their point-of-view -
not to change your own opinions,
but to celebrate all our human differences - in peace.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Allow the diversity to exist.
There is nothing wrong with it.
Hell, we put up with the religious right-we can put
up with transgendered human beings.
- Jessica Lange

I've always been very left of center and the radio
never had much diversity and film did.
- Cliff Martinez

To be in Florence is to reflect on Europe's intricate diversity -
and its lost creativity.
- Timothy Garton Ash

Europe itself is an embodiment of this diversity.
- Ulrich Beck

Because it's dance music, you can't really have a lot of changing in there.
It's really not for me because there's too much repetition.
I like more diversity.
- Ikue Mori

Bring diversity back to agriculture.
That's what made it work in the first place.
- David R. Brower

The Internet offers authors and their readers a new
diversity of opportunities and freedom.
- Frederick Forsyth

The Bio-diversity Convention has not yielded any tangible
benefits to the world's poor.
- Atal Bihari Vajpayee

But even race-neutral policies and recruitment efforts
designed to achieve greater diversity are,
in the end, not race neutral.
- Adam Schiff

We need to give each other the space to grow,
to be ourselves, to exercise our diversity.
We need to give each other space so that we may both
give and receive such beautiful things as ideas,
openness, dignity, joy, healing, and inclusion.
- Max de Pree

Our party believes in diversity, not uniformity.
- Francis Maude

Nonetheless, I sense that it will be the task of the
future to somehow synthesize the sheer diversity of
our present resources into a more organic and well-ordered procedure.
- George Crumb

We are a nation of communities...
a brilliant diversity spread like stars,
like a thousand points of light in a broad and peaceful sky.
- George H. W. Bush

We need to reach that happy stage of our development
when differences and diversity are not seen as sources
of division and distrust,
but of strength and inspiration.
- Josefa Iloilo

Catholicism is a wide tent in terms of political and legal positions.
We could have nine Catholics on the Supreme Court and
a great deal of diversity toward the law.
- Cass Sunstein

As president of Iraq, I shall strive to represent the
diversity of a country that has too often in the past denied difference.
- Jalal Talabani

The next time some academics tell you how important diversity is,
ask how many Republicans there are in their sociology department.
- Thomas Sowell

If we cannot now end our differences,
at least we can help make the world safe for diversity.
- John F. Kennedy

Obviously, there is diversity, but Europe is a union of diversity.
- Jean-Pierre Raffarin

Despite the ethnic diversity within each nation,
the social fabric of the region by and large is one.
- Bashar al-Assad

Our cultural diversity has most certainly shaped our national character.
- Julie Bishop

Ultimately, America's answer to the intolerant man is diversity,
the very diversity which our heritage of religious freedom has inspired.
- Robert Kennedy

I have been interested in phenomena involving complexity,
diversity and evolution since I was a young boy.
- Murray Gell-Mann

I am not struck so much by the diversity of testimony
as by the many-sidedness of truth.
- Stanley Baldwin

President Obama celebrates diversity,
yet instinctively seeks common ground and builds on
that common ground to make progress.
- Valerie Jarrett

Dallas was a Black and White society at that time;
it didn't have the diversity it has now.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson

The freedom of thought is a sacred right of every individual man,
and diversity will continue to increase with the progress,
refinement, and differentiation of the human intellect.
- Felix Adler

All my life I've been looking for diversity.
- Max von Sydow

She's a reflection of my fascination with the diversity
of America she's totally normal in New York,
but a freak in Texas.
There are dozens of such clashes in America.
- Lee Child

It is time for parents to teach young people early
on that in diversity there is beauty and there is strength.
- Maya Angelou


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