14 Total Quotes

Bird Johnson Quotes

Perhaps no place in any community is so totally democratic as the town library. The only entrance requirement is interest.
Bird Johnson
#Books And Reading #Community

The first lady is, and always has been, an unpaid public servant elected by one person, her husband.
Bird Johnson
#American Firstlady

Any committee is only as good as the most knowledgeable, determined and vigorous person on it. There must be somebody who provides the flame.
Bird Johnson
#American Firstlady

[Lyndon] was the most outspoken, straightforward, determined person I'd ever encountered. I knew I'd met something remarkable-but I didn't know quite what.
Bird Johnson
#Determined

The clash of ideas is the sound of freedom.
Bird Johnson
#Freedom

Children are apt to live up to what you believe of them.
Bird Johnson
#Children

Art is the window to man's soul. Without it, he would never be able to see beyond his immediate world; nor could the world see the man within.
Bird Johnson
#American Firstlady

A politician ought to be born a foundling and remain a bachelor.
Bird Johnson
#American Firstlady #Bachelor

No news at 4:30 a.m. is good.
Bird Johnson
#American Firstlady

Every politician should have been born an orphan and remain a bachelor.
Bird Johnson
#American Firstlady #Bachelor

It's odd that you can get so anesthetized by your own pain or your own problem that you don't quite fully share the hell of someone close to you.
Bird Johnson
#American Firstlady