Richards

Richards may refer to:

  • Richards (surname)

In places:

  • Richards, Missouri, USA
  • Richards, Texas, USA

In other uses:

  • Richards (lunar crater), on the Moon
  • Richards (crater on Venus), on Venus

Famous quotes containing the word richards:

    Once there was an elephant,
    Who tried to use the telephant—
    No! no! I mean an elephone
    Who tried to use the telephone—
    —Laura Elizabeth Richards (1850–1943)

    ...some sort of false logic has crept into our schools, for the people whom I have seen doing housework or cooking know nothing of botany or chemistry, and the people who know botany and chemistry do not cook or sweep. The conclusion seems to be, if one knows chemistry she must not cook or do housework.
    —Ellen Henrietta Swallow Richards (1842–1911)

    One of the greatest faults of the women of the present time is a silly fear of things, and one object of the education of girls should be to give them knowledge of what things are really dangerous.
    —Ellen Henrietta Swallow Richards (1842–1911)