In this post, you will find great Ancestry Quotes from famous people, such as Henry Louis Gates, John Phillips Marquand, Laurence Yep, Harold Prince, Richard Dawkins. You can learn and implement many lessons from these quotes.
It is worthwhile for anyone to have behind him a few generations of honest, hard-working ancestry.
We must be sure that Canadians realize that our political differences with the Communist government in China has nothing to do with the country of China, or its people. The millions of Canadians with Chinese ancestry are not connected to our diplomatic differences with Beijing.
I’ve always been fascinated by family ancestry.
I really wasn’t raised with much religion. I mean we practice kind of the basic tradition, but for me it was always more of a cultural thing and that’s a part of me and my ancestry that I always loved. I mean, I think that a lot of my humor is ‘Jewish humor’ at its root. And so culturally I love that part of myself.
I always understood my ancestry, like that of so many others in the Gulf Coast, to be a tangle of African slaves, free men of color, French and Spanish immigrants, British colonists, Native Americans – but in what proportion, and what might that proportion tell me about who I thought I was?
A nation is a society united by a delusion about its ancestry and by common hatred of its neighbours.
The secret to a long-lasting relationship is perpetually imagining the worst. It’s a world view tracing back to my Eastern European ancestry and one I draw upon regularly.
By ancestry, I was born to rule.
My family is Abenaki Indian on my mother’s side. My father’s side of the family is Slovak, and we also have some English ancestry.
All scientists agree that evolution has occurred – that all life comes from a common ancestry, that there has been extinction, and that new taxa, new biological groups, have arisen. The question is, is natural selection enough to explain evolution? Is it the driver of evolution?