More From Barbara Jordan
- "A government is invigorated when each of us is willing to participate in shaping the future of this nation."
- "Throughout out history, when people have looked for new ways to solve their problems, and to uphold the principles of this nation, many times they have turned to political parties. They have often turned to the Democratic Party."
- "What the people want is very simple – they want an America as good as its promise."
More In Society
- "The reason why men enter into society is the preservation of their property."― John Locke
- "Always be smarter than the people who hire you."― Lena Horne
- "And nothing embittered me, which is important, because I think ethnic people and women in this society can end up being embittered because of the lack of affirmative action, you know."― James Earl Jones