Emanuel Celler Quotes

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Born: May 6, 1888, Brooklyn, New York, USA
Birth Country: USA
Died: Brooklyn, New York, USA, January 15, 1981
Occupation: Politician

In our house we repeated the pattern of thousands of other homes. There were a few books and a lot of music. Our food and our furniture were no different from our neighbors'.
- Emanuel Celler

On the one hand we publicly pronounce the equality of all peoples on the other hand, in our immigration laws, we embrace in practice these very theories we abhor and verbally condemn.
- Emanuel Celler

Roosevelt's humor was broad, his manner friendly. Of wit there was little of philosophy, none. What did he possess? Intuition, inspiration, love of adventure.
- Emanuel Celler

The population forecast for the United States in 1970 is 170 million. The population forecast for Russia alone in 1970 is 251 million. The implications are clear.
- Emanuel Celler

The power to investigate is a great public trust.
- Emanuel Celler

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