Best Quotes by Eleanor Holmes Norton (Top 5)

  1. 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.
  2. There is no reason to repeat bad history.
  3. The only way to make sure people you agree with can speak is to support the rights of people you don't agree with.
  4. With children no longer the universally accepted reason for marriage, marriages are going to have to exist on their own merits.
  5. The question has been asked, 'What is a woman?' A woman is a person who makes choices. A woman is a dreamer. A woman is a planner. A woman is a maker, and a molder. A woman is a person who makes choices. A woman builds bridges. A woman makes children and makes cars. A woman writes poetry and songs. A woman is a person who makes choices.