Selena Perez
“I hope to make a lot of people happy with my music. . . . Words have a strong message, and somewhere out there somebody?s going through something. And if I can touch somebody in that way, that?s the ultimate.”

Listing of Great Texas Women

Elise Amalie Tvede Waerenskjold (1815 - 1895)

Author | In the Gallery | Journalist | Pioneer

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Quotes

  • "I believe to the fullest degree that human beings are born with equal rights. "
  • "In this country a tiller of the soil is respected as much as anyone else, be he official or merchant. "
  • "Drinking, quarreling and fighting are common here [in Texas]. "
  • "I am convinced that slavery will be abolished by gentle means or by force, because I believe that institutions founded on injustice cannot survive. "