quote by Dick Gregory

No kid in the world, no woman in the world should ever raise a hand against a no-good daddy. That's already been taken care of: A Man Who Destroys His Own Home Shall Inherit the Wind.

— Dick Gregory

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Inherit the wind quote The mission of your life should be to leave a better world behind than what you

The mission of your life should be to leave a better world behind than what you inherited.

An idea is a greater monument than a cathedral.

How do you know that God didn't speak to Charles Darwin?

Inherit the wind quote If there is no wind, row.

If there is no wind, row.

The man who has everything figured out is probably a fool.

Is it possible to be overzealous, to destroy that which you hope to save-so that nothing is left but emptiness.

Stories are meant to comfort the afflicted, and afflict the comfortable.

Inherit the wind quote The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it to change. The l

The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it to change. The leader adjusts the sails.

You never push a noun against a verb without trying to blow up something.

Darwin was Wrong! Man's still an ape.

I may be rancid butter, but I'm on your side of the bread.

Inherit the wind quote The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the r

The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjust the sails.

When I did Inherit the Wind, I learned about teaching school.

I also found out what a fundamentalist was.

In no instance is there to be a musical or opera of Inherit the Wind because it doesn't sing. It's an intellectual play.

Dreamers are not content with being mediocre.

Inherit the wind quote I can't always change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to al

I can't always change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.

All motion is relative. Maybe it's you who've moved away by standing still.

An idea is a greater monument than a cathedral.

And the advance of man's knowledge is more of a miracle than any sticks turned to snakes, or the parting of waters!

Inherit the Wind is a wonderful play, and I was in the original with Paul Muni.

Inherit the wind quote We can't direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.

We can't direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.

I hear the wind blowing across the desert and I see the moons of a winter night rising like great ships in the void. To them I make my vow: I will be resolute and make an art of government; I will balance my inherited past and become a perfect storehouse of my relic memories. And I will be known for kindliness more than for knowledge. My face will shine down the corridors of time for as long as humans exist.

I have inherited a belief in community, the promise that a gathering of the spirit can both create and change culture. In the desert, change is nurtured even in stone by wind, by water, through time.

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