What is joshua white?

Famous quotes containing the words white and/or joshua:

    You are as gold
    as the half-ripe grain
    that merges to gold again.
    as white as the white rain....
    Hilda Doolittle (1886–1961)

    Behold the walls of Jericho. Maybe not as thick as the ones that Joshua blew down with his trumpet, but a lot safer. See, I have no trumpet. Now just to show you my heart’s in the right place, I’ll give you my best pair of pajamas. Do you mind joining the Israelites?
    Robert Riskin (1897–1955)