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Eddie Bernice Johnson Quotes

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Generally speaking, historically in this country,
the care of a child has been thought of as female business.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson

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I'm not the only one who feels the sting of continually losing.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson

Within a month I announced I was going to start this initiative:
A World of Women for World Peace.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson

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


 

The health effects of air pollution imperil human lives.
This fact is well-documented.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson

When you have this many losses, you don't have a following.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson

Right after 9/11 there was a magazine with a cover of kids,
mostly 12-14 year-olds, who were being trained for military combat.
I thought that this had just gone too far.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson


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There is not an issue that a woman cannot bring a perspective to.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson

Our second phase was to develop a school curriculum that teaches tolerance,
respect for differences, conflict resolution,
anger management, and other attributes of peace.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson

All issues are women's issues - and there are several
that are just women's business.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson

This was the first time a woman in Dallas had won public office of any kind -
even women questioned whether or not I was qualified,
whether or not I could take it.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson

We have to think about the future and what it is we
want to accomplish from this party.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson

Well, I happen to believe all business is female business.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson

It takes ground activity to stimulate that Black vote.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson

We can't go all over the world killing people because we disagree with them.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson

I came up in a family oriented towards the sick,
so I always felt an obligation for doing something.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson

I said we needed to organize women around the world to push peace.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson

We're going to have to look very seriously at what
we're doing right or wrong because we just keep losing.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson

As lawmakers, we must assure the people of America
that our nation will not experience the nightmare of
the 2000 presidential election.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson

I try hard to convince them it's important -
but there's a history of discomfort with minorities
voting in some parts of this country,
so most especially the older people have to get accustomed to it.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson

Our first phase was inviting all the women Ambassadors
who were here from other countries and trying to get
in touch with all the peace centers around the country
in order to focus on increasing the volume and activity toward peace.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson

During the election, I had three male opponents and we went into a runoff.
The front runner for the men was a native of Dallas
who had run at large before,
but I had a higher profile than him from my community service.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson

There are still traces of discrimination against race and gender,
but it's a lot different than when I started out.
It just comes quietly, slowly, sometimes so quietly
that you don't realize it until you start looking back.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson

The most successful people in life
are generally those who have the best information.
- Benjamin Disraeli

Take a chance! All life is a chance.
The man who goes farthest is generally
the one who is willing to do and dare.
- Dale Carnegie

The minority is always stronger than the majority,
because the minority is generally formed by those
who really have an opinion.
- Soren Kierkegaard

Generally speaking, a howling wilderness does not howl:
it is the imagination of the traveler that does the howling.
- Henry David Thoreau

My compassionate intents are generally received clearly
and acted upon - perhaps not immediately,
or in exactly the way I hope -
but acted upon favorably, nonetheless.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

People generally complain about only two things:
when they have less than yesterday,
and when they have less than their neighbor.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Increase of material comforts,
it may be generally laid down,
does not in any way whatsoever
conduce to moral growth.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

The healthy man does not torture others -
generally it is the tortured who turn into torturers.
- Carl Jung

A remark generally hurts in proportion to its truth.
- Will Rogers

An enemy generally says and believes what he wishes.
- Thomas Jefferson

Enlighten the people generally,
and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind
will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.
- Thomas Jefferson

It's not very heroic to slay dragons.
Dragons are generally very peaceful and well behaved.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

She generally gave herself very good advice,
(though she very seldom followed it).
- Lewis Carroll

These capitalists generally act harmoniously and in concert,
to fleece the people.
- Abraham Lincoln

If we take the generally accepted definition of bravery
as a quality which knows no fear, I have never seen a brave man.
All men are frightened. The more intelligent they are,
the more they are frightened.
- George S. Patton

The automobile, both a cause and an effect of this decentralization,
is ideally suited for our vast landscape and our generally
confused and contrary commuting patterns.
- Brock Yates

I know of no more disagreeable situation than to be
left feeling generally angry without anybody in particular to be angry at.
- Frank Moore Colby

Those Marriages generally abound most with Love and Constancy,
that are preceded by a long Courtship.
- Joseph Addison

Wise kings generally have wise counselors;
and he must be a wise man himself who is capable of distinguishing one.
- Diogenes

Time is generally the best doctor.
- Ovid

Our individual lives cannot, generally,
be works of art unless the social order is also.
- Charles Horton Cooley

The employer generally gets the employees he deserves.
- J. Paul Getty

Truth always rests with the minority,
and the minority is always stronger than the majority,
because the minority is generally formed by those
who really have an opinion,
while the strength of a majority is illusory,
formed by the gangs who have no opinion -
and who, therefore, in the next instant
(when it is evident that the minority is the stronger)
assume its opinion... while truth again reverts to a new minority.
- Soren Kierkegaard

Lovers may be and indeed generally are enemies,
but they never can be friends, because there must always
be a spice of jealousy and a something of Self in all their speculations.
- George Byron

A kitten is chiefly remarkable for rushing about like mad at nothing whatever,
and generally stopping before it gets there.
- Agnes Repplier

The direct use of force is such a poor solution to any problem,
it is generally employed only by small children and large nations.
- David Friedman

Civilized countries generally adopt gold or silver or both as money.
- Alfred Marshall

People who don't take risks generally make about two big mistakes a year.
People who do take risks generally make about two big mistakes a year.
- Peter Drucker

There's a sense of spontaneity, and no emphasis on jokes in this show.
People generally talk the way they talk in life if
you were in this particular situation.
- Larry David

Of course the death of Geoffrey has caused a lot of trauma to me generally.
- Victoria de los Angeles

I don't generally feel anything until noon,
then it's time for my nap.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes

When a man fails to see the truth of certain generally accepted views,
there is no law compelling him to provoke animosity
by announcing his dissent.
- George Henry Lewes

Wherever there is interest and power to do wrong,
wrong will generally be done.
- James Madison

There is no word more generally misinterpreted than the word egoism,
in its modern sense.
- John Buchanan Robinson

You generally hear that what a man doesn't know doesn't hurt him,
but in business what a man doesn't know does hurt.
- Gerald Brenan

But no, I don't generally have trouble with spelling mistakes.
- Bill Joy

A spirit of innovation is generally the result of a
selfish temper and confined views.
People will not look forward to posterity,
who never look backward to their ancestors.
- Edmund Burke

The word power has such a generally negative implication in our society.
What are people talking about? Are they talking about muscles,
or control?
- James Hillman

People who live in the past generally are afraid to compete in the present.
I've got my faults, but living in the past is not one of them.
There's no future in it.
- Sparky Anderson

Well, they are critics of the Bush administration generally
on the human rights record of the administration,
and in particular, they are very, very critical of this use of science.
- Jane Mayer

I consider nothing low but ignorance,
vice, and meanness, characteristics generally found
where the animal propensities predominate over the higher sentiments.
- William John Wills

Noises have generally been thought of as indistinct,
but this is not true.
- Pierre Schaeffer

It's generally more fun playing the villain.
- Charlie Hunnam

I think I'm generally a good listener anyway.
- Joe Sacco

There are always at least five good films at the end
of the year to get nominated,
but generally speaking nowadays, it's more of the independent
films that are recognized.
- Mark Rydell

I had the story, bit by bit, from various people,
and, as generally happens in such cases,
each time it was a different story.
- Edith Wharton

God as now generally conceived of is only the last witch.
- Samuel Butler

Success, in a generally accepted sense of the term,
means the opportunity to experience and to realize
to the maximum the forces that are within us.
- David Sarnoff


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