Quotes of Eskimo

“ The Eskimos had fifty-two names for snow because it was important to them; there ought to be as many for love. ”

- Margaret Atwood

“ Iconic clothing has been secularized. A guardsman in a dress uniform is ostensibly an icon of aggression; his coat is red as the blood he hopes to shed. Seen on a coat-hanger, with no man inside it, the uniform loses all its blustering significance and, to the innocent eye seduced by decorative color and tactile braid, it is as abstract in symbolic information as a parasol to an Eskimo… ”

- Angela Carter

“ Even when educators survey grade school texts and create new bibliographies to help teachers include Asians, Eskimos, and other Americans, females in and out of those groups may be down-played or forgotten. ”

- Gloria Steinem
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