"A woman who thinks she is intelligent demands the same rights as man. An intelligent woman gives up."
"I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character."Sidonie Gabrielle Colette on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Before God we are all equally wise - and equally foolish."Sidonie Gabrielle Colette on Albert Einstein
"I have a dream that one day on the red hills of Georgia, the sons of former slaves and the sons of former slave owners will be able to sit together at the table of brotherhood."Sidonie Gabrielle Colette on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"The sweltering summer of the Negro's legitimate discontent will not pass until there is an invigorating autumn of freedom and equality."Sidonie Gabrielle Colette on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal."Sidonie Gabrielle Colette on Abraham Lincoln
"One keeps forgetting old age up to the very brink of the grave."
"There are days when solitude is a heady wine that intoxicates you with freedom, others when it is a bitter tonic, and still others when it is a poison that makes you beat your head against the wall."
"It is wise to apply the oil of refined politeness to the mechanism of friendship."
"Total absence of humor renders life impossible."
"The lovesick, the betrayed, and the jealous all smell alike."