The best Quotes by Elijah Cummings

The best Quotes by Elijah Cummings

Elijah Eugene Cummings (January 18, 1951 - October 17, 2019) was an American politician and civil rights advocate who served in the United States House of Representatives for Maryland's 7th congressional district from 1996 until his death in 2019, when he was succeeded by his predecessor Kweisi Mfume. The district he represented included over half of the city of Baltimore.

The U.S. Census Bureau acknowledged this fact when it reported that those with a bachelor's degree earn on average $1 million more over their lifetime than those with only a high school diploma.
African-American women account for 67 percent of all newly diagnosed female AIDS cases.
More than 26,000 lives may be lost to the effects of drug abuse this year. This tragic impact is felt in communities across this great nation. Sadly many of these deaths occur among our young people.
My mom and dad, although they may not have had a lot of formal education, they were two of the most brilliant people that I know.
You must have confidence in your competence.

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What do Marylanders call their ex-girlfriends?
Old Bay.
They say money can't buy happiness, but it can buy a flight to Maryland - and that's pretty much the same thing.
Giving a child an education is by far one of the most important investments we can make.
It's wrong to think that an educational system could work without conveying values!
A dog is the greatest gift a parent can give a child. OK, a good education, then a dog.
No man should escape our universities without knowing how little he knows.
Education is that human process of feeding your mind with ideas that it never had before, or information you never had.
Education is the ability to distinguish between useful and useless knowledge.
Elliot: "I'm not hiding, I was just looking for my... you know, the... I was looking for my dignity."
J.D.: "Did you find it?"
Elliot: "No. I must've left it at college."
Elliot Reid in Scrubs - Season 2 Episode 1
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I've spent the past three-and-a-half years staring at greaseboards full of equations; before that, I spent four years working on my thesis; before that, I was in college, and before that... I was in the fifth grade.
Sheldon Cooper in The Big Bang Theory - Season 1 Episode 4
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Classes will dull your mind, destroy the potential for authentic creativity.
John F. Nash in A Beautiful Mind
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I'm going to college. I don't care if it ruins my career. I'd rather be smart than a movie star.
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If you want to get laid, go to college. If you want an education, go to the library.
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Ted: "Oh hey, where are you guys?"
Barney: "We're in a fundraiser, helping young women raise money for community college."
Ted: "Stripclub... nice!"
Barney Stinson in How I Met Your Mother - Season 2 Episode 1
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AIDS is an absolutely tragic disease. The argument about AIDS being some kind of divine retribution is crap.
The AIDS is a disease that is hard to talk about.
The discovery of HIV in 1983 and the proof that it was the cause of AIDS in 1984 were the first major scientific breakthroughs that provided a specific target for blood-screening tests and opened the doorway to the development of antiretroviral medications.
Give a child love, laughter and peace, not AIDS.
You've got to watch the politics of AIDS. The politics of AIDS can work both for and against the victims of AIDS.
I enjoy being the messenger for God in terms of letting people know about HIV and AIDS.
Perfection is impossible. In the 1,526 singles matches I played in my career, I won almost 80% of those matches. But what percentage of points did I win? 54%! In other words, even top ranked tennis players win barely more than half the points they play. When you lose every second point on average, you learn not to dwell on every shot.
Roger Federer - Juni 2024
We've had a lot of away games in the Champions League this season where we've heard the fans. When I think of the game in Newcastle, where you can hear our fans the whole time, even though it was said beforehand that Newcastle is the loudest stadium in England – that's really saying something. We are looking forward to our fans, they will deliver again in Paris.
I felt like a child amongst all the established players. First of all I had to prove myself in training and earn respect and over several months show what I was capable of.
Florian Wirtz - July 2021

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