26 Top Emma Lazarus Quotes
Poet, Writer, Journalist
Emma Lazarus was an eminent American Georgist and poet. She is renowned for a sonnet, ‘The New Colossus’ in 1883. The lines from the same have been inscribed in the pedestal of the ‘Statue Of Liberty’ on a bronze plaque. This was installed approximately fifteen years after the death of Lazarus in 1903. The last rhyme schemes of the sonnet were used in 1949 musical ‘Miss Liberty’ which was established on carving of the ‘Statue of Liberty’ by ‘Irving Berlin’ in the song ‘Give Me You Are Tired, You Are Poor’. We bring to you a collection of quotes and sayings by Emma Lazarus which have been excerpted from her works, thoughts, writings, poems, books and life. Let us browse through the quotations and thoughts by Emma Lazarus on interest, language, jews, form, people, writing, opinion, touch, united-states, freedom, inspirational, women etc that will give you a glimpse of her prolific mind.