Earl Warren Quotes

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Born: March 19, 1891, Los Angeles, California, USA
Birth Country: USA
Died: Washington, District of Columbia, USA, July 9, 1974
Occupation: Politician

1.
All provisions of federal, state or local law requiring or permitting discrimination in public education must yield.
- Earl Warren

2.
Ben Franklin may have discovered electricity- but it is the man who invented the meter who made the money.
- Earl Warren

3.
I always turn to the sports pages first, which records people's accomplishments. The front page has nothing but man's failures.
- Earl Warren

4.
I hate banks. They do nothing positive for anybody except take care of themselves. They're first in with their fees and first out when there's trouble.
- Earl Warren

5.
In mid-life the man wants to see how irresistible he still is to younger women. How they turn their hearts to stone and more or less commit a murder of their marriage I just don't know, but they do.
- Earl Warren

6.
In these days, it is doubtful that any child may reasonably be expected to succeed in life if he is denied the opportunity of an education.
- Earl Warren

7.
Many people consider the things government does for them to be social progress but they regard the things government does for others as socialism.
- Earl Warren

8.
The most tragic paradox of our time is to be found in the failure of nation-states to recognize the imperatives of internationalism.
- Earl Warren

9.
To separate children from others of similar age and qualifications solely because of their race generates a feeling of inferiority as to their status in the community that may affect their hearts and minds in a way unlikely ever to be undone.
- Earl Warren

10.
We conclude that in the field of public education the doctrine of 'separate but equal' has no place.
- Earl Warren

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