Minor

Minor may refer to:

  • Minor (law), an underage child
  • Academic minor, a secondary focus of an undergraduate degree
  • Minor v. Happersett, a case appealed to the US Supreme Court concerning the right to vote

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Famous quotes containing the word minor:

    There are acacias, a graceful species amusingly devitalized by sentimentality, this kind drooping its leaves with the grace of a young widow bowed in controllable grief, this one obscuring them with a smooth silver as of placid tears. They please, like the minor French novelists of the eighteenth century, by suggesting a universe in which nothing cuts deep.
    Rebecca West (1892–1983)

    A certain minor light may still
    Leap incandescent

    Out of kitchen table or chair
    As if a celestial burning took
    Possession of the most obtuse objects now and then—
    Sylvia Plath (1932–1963)

    For a country to have a great writer ... is like having another government. That’s why no régime has ever loved great writers, only minor ones.
    Alexander Solzhenitsyn (b. 1918)