5 Total Quotes

Barbara Jordan Quotes

Barbara Jordan
What the people want is very simple - they want an America as good as its promise.
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#America

Barbara Jordan
All my growth and development led me to believe that if you really do the right thing, and if you play by the rules, and if you've got good enough, solid judgment and common sense, that you're going to be able to do whatever you want to do with your life.
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#Growth

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There is no obstacle in the path of young people who are poor or members of minority groups that hard work and preparation cannot cure.
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#Minority

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Education remains the key to both economic and political empowerment.
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#Education

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We must exchange the philosophy of excuse -- what I am is beyond my control for the philosophy of responsibility.
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#Control