Reference > Quotations > Respectfully Quoted
  PREVIOUSNEXT  
CONTENTS · AUTHOR INDEX · KEYWORD INDEX · BIBLIOGRAPHIC RECORD
   Respectfully Quoted: A Dictionary of Quotations.  1989.
 
 
NUMBER:118
AUTHOR:Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. (1908–72)
QUOTATION:Beware of Greeks bearing gifts, colored men looking for loans and whites who “understand the Negro.”
ATTRIBUTION:ADAM CLAYTON POWELL, JR., “The Soapbox,” The New York Amsterdam News, June 6, 1936, p. 12.

  Powell wrote a weekly column, “The Soapbox.”
SUBJECTS:Blacks
 
 
CONTENTS · AUTHOR INDEX · KEYWORD INDEX · BIBLIOGRAPHIC RECORD
  PREVIOUSNEXT  
 
Loading
Click here to shop the Bartleby Bookstore.

Shakespeare · Bible · Strunk · Anatomy · Nonfiction · Quotations · Reference · Fiction · Poetry
© 1993–2014 Bartleby.com · [Top 150] · Subjects · Titles · Authors