本杰明·班纳克

    本杰明·班纳克是一位自由的非裔美国人年鉴作者、测量员、土地所有者和农民,拥有数学和自然历史知识。班纳克出生于马里兰州巴尔的摩县,她的父母是一个自由的非裔美国妇女,曾是一名奴隶,他几乎没有受过正规教育,基本上是自学成才。

本杰明·班纳克(Benjamin Banneker)名言

The colour of the skin is in no way connected with strength of the mind or intellectual powers.

皮肤的颜色与头脑的力量或智力是没有任何联系的。

本杰明·班纳克

Presumption should never make us neglect that which appears easy to us, nor despair make us lose courage at the sight of difficulties.

傲慢决不能使我们忽视看似容易的事情,绝望决不能使我们看到困难就失去勇气。

本杰明·班纳克

Evil communication corrupts good manners. I hope to live to hear that good communication corrects bad manners.

邪恶的交流会腐蚀良好的举止。我希望能活着听到良好的沟通能纠正不礼貌。

本杰明·班纳克

I am of the African race, and in the colour which is natural to them of the deepest dye; and it is under a sense of the most profound gratitude to the Supreme Ruler of the Universe.

我是非洲人种,用最深的染料染成他们的天然颜色;这是对宇宙最高统治者最深切的感激。

本杰明·班纳克

Standing at my door, I heard the discharge of a gun, and in four or five seconds of time, after the discharge, the small shot came rattling about me, one or two of which struck the house; which plainly demonstrates that the velocity of sound is greater than that of a cannon bullet.

站在门口,我听到了一声枪响,在枪响四五秒钟后,一声枪响,一声枪响打中了房子;这清楚地证明了声速大于炮弹的声速。

本杰明·班纳克

I have no influence with the rising generation. All my arguments have failed to induce them to set bounds to their wants.

我对新生代没有影响。我所有的论据都没能促使他们限制自己的欲望。

本杰明·班纳克

Were there no uniforms, there would probably be no armies.

如果没有制服,就可能没有军队。

本杰明·班纳克