Famous Creative Women Quotations from . . .

Mary Frances Berry
(1938-____) born on
Feb 17
US "government official, author". "She was chief educational officer of U.S., 1977-80; headed U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, 1980-; wrote "Black Resistance/White Law," 1971."

"My teachers treated me as a diamond in the rough, someone who needed smoothing."

"If Rosa Parks had taken a poll before she sat down in the bus in Montgomery, she'd still be standing."
"The time when you need to do something is when no one else is willing to do it, when people are saying it can't be done."
"Civil Rights opened the windows. When you open the windows, it does not mean that everybody will get through. We must create our own opportunities."
"When it comes to the cause of justice, I take no prisoners and I don't believe in compromise."


Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F:  "In "USA Today," 1 Jun 1984."
R: ""I Dream a World," Brian Lanker, 1989."
A: "In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994."
N: "In "USA Today," 1 Jun 1984."
K: ""I Dream a World," by Brian Lanker, 1989."

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