10 Famous Atlanta Quotes You Have Not Heard

Some of the most famous quotes from Atlanta’s high profile residents have gone unheard for a long time. The good news is that many of them have a lot to say.

Allen West is a native of Atlanta and said that his education was the key to overcoming inner-city hardships.

Ivan Allen feels that Atlanta is the greatest city and has had a lot to do with the civil rights movement.

Jermaine Dupri, who was heavy in music, felt that he got less respect because he was from Atlanta.I found some more information < a href=’http://bossip.com/612232/jermaine-dupri-wants-frank-ocean-to-save-rb-music/’>here.

Hershel Walker, who grew up in a suburb of Atlanta said that coming to Atlanta was his dream. He became one of the greatest football players in the NFL.

Hakeem Olajuwon said of the Atlanta 1996 Olympics, that he mentored Shaq.

Mary Lou Retton gave much credit to the businesses of Atlanta for supporting the 1996 Olympics.

Jermaine Dupri also lets everyone know about his start in dance from his father.

Richard Daily, mayor of Chicago, said that Atlanta was one of his cities greatest competitors.

Julian Bond from the NAACP praised the president of the Atlanta branch for his work.

AJ Mclean said that he fell asleep in Orlando and woke up in Atlanta.