- Name: S. I. Hayakawa
- Born: 07/18/1906
- Died: 02/27/1992 (85 years old)
Samuel Ichiye Hayakawa (July 18, 1906 – February 27, 1992) was a Canadian-born American academic and politician of Japanese ancestry. A professor of English, he served as president of San Francisco State University and then as U.S. Senator from California from 1977 to 1983.
Birth Name: Samuel Ichiye Hayakawa
Notable Works: Language in Thought and Action
Alias: Samuel Ichiye Hayakawa
Birth Place: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Death Place: Greenbrae, California, U.S.
S. I. Hayakawa quotes :
Notice the difference between what happens when a man says to himself, I have failed three times, and what happens when he says, I am a failure.S. I. Hayakawa