Marc Morial Quotes


16 Marc Morial quotes:



"We have to remember that Dr. King was not an idle dreamer. Dr. King was a man of action. If Dr. King were here, he would challenge us and exhort us. So Denver, as you gather . . . ask yourself and debate the question, what would Dr. King say?"
Author: Morial Quotes Category: Action Quotes
"Over time, the ability of the state to be able to continue its obligations under that lease are going to require that the hospitality industry come back strong. Which I think is possible, because the infrastructure of the hospitality industry was not substantially damaged by Katrina. The tough side is that the housing market, which supported the workers that they need, was substantially damaged."
Author: Morial Quotes Category: Ability Quotes
"The current elections plan is a formula for problems and disaster. There's a prospect of contested ballots."
Author: Morial Quotes Category: Disaster Quotes
"We can't close the great divides in this country in a day, just like we can't end poverty in a night. But we're going to start by speaking truth to power. America is not America when millions of our citizens are still viewed as a fraction of a person."
Author: Morial Quotes Category: Country Quotes
"We've lost our city. I fear it's potentially like Pompeii."
Author: Morial Quotes Category: Fear Quotes
"Money is not our primary aim. Changing the behavior and the practice of the gun industry is,"
Author: Morial Quotes Category: Behavior Quotes
"[Long ago, in his biography of seminal jazz composer Jelly Roll Morton, my great-uncle Alan Lomax equated the city's contribution to American music with Florence's involvement in the arts of the Renaissance. But it was another city in Italy that seems closer to the mark now.] We've lost our city, ... I fear it's potentially like Pompeii."
Author: Morial Quotes Category: Biography Quotes
"[Long ago, in his biography of seminal jazz composer Jelly Roll Morton, my great-uncle Alan Lomax equated the city's contribution to American music to Florence's involvement in the arts of the Renaissance. But it is another city in Italy that seems closer to the mark now.] We've lost our city, ... I fear it's potentially like Pompeii."
Author: Morial Quotes Category: Biography Quotes
"We applaud Tyson for their compassion towards so many who have suffered through the Hurricane Katrina disaster,"
Author: Morial Quotes Category: Compassion Quotes
"We want the public to know that there's been unprecedented, multi-agency response to this collision, ... This cooperation was speedy and efficient. And at this point there are no confirmed fatalities."
Author: Morial Quotes Category: Cooperation Quotes
"It appears that this is, in fact, the worst vehicular collision in the city's history, given the number of injuries,"
Author: Morial Quotes Category: History Quotes
"A great American city is fighting for its life."
"The murders that took place were not directed at visitors, ... They were not acts of random violence; they were acts where the perpetrators and the victims knew each other."
Author: Morial Quotes Category: Violence Quotes
"This generation of leaders will be judged by how well we handle Katrina."
"We stand ready to work together, where possible, in helping rebuild not only homes and businesses, but most importantly, lives of those who so desperately need our help."
Author: Morial Quotes Category: Work Quotes
"Katrina has given us an opportunity -- not just to put up new buildings and stronger levees, as we must -- but to put the principles that we have aspired to for so many years into real practice,"
Author: Morial Quotes Category: Opportunity Quotes



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