Booker T. Washington quotes

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Each is under the most sacred obligation not to squander the material committed to him, not to sap his strength in folly and vice, ...
You can't hold a man down without staying down with him.
No race can prosper till it learns there is as much dignity in tilling a field as in writing a poem.
Captain Prescott: I don't like this. I don't like her coming here.
Mr. Beardsley: She's had me worried for some time, a woman
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Gillian Taylor: You're from outer space?
James T. Kirk: No, I'm from Iowa; I work in outer space.
There were two unpleasant surprises [about Washington]. One was the inertia of Congress, the length of time it takes to get a comp ...
There are always those who are willing to surrender local self-government and turn over their affairs to some national authority i ...
It's a very odd thing--
As odd as can be--
That whatever Miss T. eats
Turns into Miss T.;
Alicia Huberman: Look, I'll make it easy for you. The time has come when you must tell me that you have a wife and two adorable ch ...
... by and large, wife-changing and high office are not compatible. This inequity accounts for the many dull women in Washington a ...
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