Talk is cheap, except when Congress does it.
Hightower, Cullen quotes
- Jim Hightower "The only difference between a pigeon and the American farmer today is that a pigeon can still make a deposit on a John Deere." Jim Hightower quotes
- William Cullen Bryant "Difficulty, my brethren, is the nurse of greatness-a harsh nurse, who roughly rocks her foster-children into strength and athletic proportion." William Cullen Bryant quotes
- "[W]e have always resented the natural inclination of… "[W]e have always resented the natural inclination of most white people to demand spirituals the moment it is known that a Negro is about to sing. So often the request has seemed to savor of the feeling that we could do this and this alone." - Countee Cullen
- "Formerly we used to canonize our heroes. The modern… "Formerly we used to canonize our heroes. The modern method is to vulgarize them. Cheap editions of great books may be delightful, but cheap editions of great men are absolutely detestable." - Oscar Wilde