芭芭拉·乔丹

    芭芭拉·夏琳·乔丹是一位美国律师、教育家和政治家,是民权运动的领袖。作为一名民主党人,她是德克萨斯州重建后第一位当选参议员的非洲裔美国人,也是第一位当选美国众议院的南部非洲裔妇女。

芭芭拉·乔丹(Barbara Jordan)名言

What the people want is very simple - they want an America as good as its promise.

人民想要的很简单——他们想要一个像承诺一样好的美国。

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One thing is clear to me: We, as human beings, must be willing to accept people who are different from ourselves.

有一点我很清楚:作为人类,我们必须愿意接受与自己不同的人。

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Do not call for black power or green power. Call for brain power.

不要使用黑色电源或绿色电源。需要脑力。

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A nation is formed by the willingness of each of us to share in the responsibility for upholding the common good.

一个国家是由我们每个人都愿意分担维护共同利益的责任而形成的。

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We are a party of innovation. We do not reject our traditions, but we are willing to adapt to changing circumstances, when change we must. We are willing to suffer the discomfort of change in order to achieve a better future.

我们是一个创新的政党。我们不拒绝我们的传统,但我们愿意适应不断变化的环境,当我们必须改变的时候。我们愿意忍受变革带来的不适,以实现更美好的未来。

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Think what a better world it would be if we all, the whole world, had cookies and milk about three o'clock every afternoon and then lay down on our blankets for a nap.

想想看,如果我们所有人,整个世界,每天下午三点左右吃饼干和牛奶,然后躺在毯子上小睡一会儿,那将是一个多么美好的世界。

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We have a positive vision of the future founded on the belief that the gap between the promise and reality of America can one day be finally closed. We believe that.

我们对未来有一个积极的展望,这是建立在这样一个信念上的:美国的希望和现实之间的差距终有一天会被最终弥合。我们相信这一点。

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It is reason, and not passion, which must guide our deliberations, guide our debate, and guide our decision.

我们的审议、辩论和决定必须以理性而不是激情为指导。

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