Independence is not a whim or an ambition. It is the necessary condition of our survival as an ethnic group.
— Aslan Maskhadov

Your ethnic or sexual identity, what region of the country you're from, what your class is - those aspects of your identity are not the same as your aesthetic identity.
Stanley Crouch ethnic quote

The one thing that unites all human beings, regardless of age, gender, religion or ethnic background, is that we all believe we are above-average drivers.
— Dave Barry

I think ethnic and regional labels are insulting to writers and really put restrictions on them. People don't think your work is quite as universal.
— James Welch

The argument on the other side of special rights is completely bogus. It's bogus because you could make exactly the same claim about racial or ethnic or religious minorities.
— ethnic quotation by Tom Allen