Here, we’ve compiled a list of the best Watershed Quotes from famous persons: Olivia Colman, Lydia Millet, Walter Cronkite, Claire Messud, David Levering Lewis. The wide variety of quotes available makes it possible to find a quote to suit your needs. You’ve likely heard some of the Watershed Quotes before, but that’s because they truly are great.
For me, the watershed was Hurricane Katrina. If that didn’t get people out on the streets, then what will?
I know my Beijing medal has been a watershed moment in the history of Indian boxing, but personally speaking, I would like to better it in London.
Many thought that the abolition of slavery, the end of Jim Crow, and the legislative progress of the Civil Rights Era, among other watershed moments, would have fundamentally done away with the racist structures that have long oppressed black people. However, we know that has been far from the case.
Hollywood versions of watershed moments in American history are generally high-minded shlock. ‘JFK,’ ‘The People vs. Larry Flynt,’ even ‘Lincoln‘: all of these boast excellent performances in scripts that are ultimately very conventional, even conservative.
The Delaware Estuary has sustained a human population for thousands of years, but by the end of the 19th Century, increased population and industrialization had transformed much of the upper Estuary watershed.