James A. Baldwin Quotes

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i-love-america-more-than-any-other-country-in-this-world-and-exactly-for-this-reason-i-insist-on-the-right-to-criticize-her-perpetually
if-the-relationship-of-father-to-son-could-really-be-reduced-to-biology-the-whole-earth-would-blaze-with-the-glory-of-fathers-and-sons
people-can-cry-much-easier-than-they-can-change
education-is-indoctrination-if-youre-white-subjugation-if-youre-black
the-questions-which-one-asks-oneself-begin-at-least-to-illuminate-the-world-and-become-ones-key-to-the-experience-of-others
love-takes-off-masks-that-we-fear-we-cannot-live-without-and-know-we-cannot-live-within
the-future-is-like-heaven-everyone-exalts-it-but-no-one-wants-to-go-there-now
children-have-never-been-very-good-at-listening-to-their-elders-but-they-have-never-failed-to-imitate-them
people-are-trapped-in-history-and-history-is-trapped-in-them
i-am-what-time-circumstance-history-have-made-of-me-certainly-but-i-am-also-much-more-than-that-so-are-we-all
the-power-of-the-white-world-is-threatened-whenever-a-black-man-refuses-to-accept-the-white-worlds-definitions
it-is-certain-in-any-case-that-ignorance-allied-with-power-is-the-most-ferocious-enemy-justice-can-have
the-most-dangerous-creation-of-any-society-is-the-man-who-has-nothing-to-lose
to-be-a-negro-in-this-country-and-to-be-relatively-conscious-is-to-be-in-a-rage-almost-all-the-time
love-does-not-begin-end-way-we-seem-to-think-it-does-love-is-battle-love-is-war-love-is-growing-up-james-a-baldwin
the-interior-life-is-real-life-intangible-dreams-people-have-tangible-effect-on-world-james-a-baldwin
sentimentality-ostentatious-parading-excessive-spurious-emotion-is-mark-dishonesty-inability-to-feel-james-a-baldwin
a-devotion-to-humanity-is-too-easily-equated-with-devotion-to-cause-causes-as-we-know-are-notoriously-bloodthirsty-james-a-baldwin
and-love-will-simply-have-no-choice-but-to-go-into-battle-with-space-time-furthermore-to-win-james-a-baldwin
the-future-is-like-heaveneveryone-exalts-it-but-no-one-wants-to-go-there-now-james-a-baldwin
a-society-must-assume-that-it-is-stable-but-artist-must-know-he-must-let-us-know-that-there-is-nothing-stable-under-heaven-james-a-baldwin
there-are-few-things-under-heaven-more-unnerving-than-silent-accumulating-contempt-hatred-people-james-a-baldwin
life-is-more-important-than-art-thats-what-makes-art-important-james-a-baldwin
it-is-only-because-world-looks-on-his-talent-with-such-frightening-indifference-that-artist-is-compelled-to-make-his-talent-important-james-a-baldwin
the-reason-people-think-its-important-to-be-white-is-that-they-think-its-important-not-to-be-black-james-a-baldwin
i-am-certainly-convinced-that-it-is-one-greatest-impulses-mankind-to-arrive-at-something-higher-than-natural-state-james-a-baldwin
the-white-man-discovered-cross-by-way-bible-but-black-man-discovered-bible-by-way-cross-james-a-baldwin
a-mans-balance-depends-on-weight-he-carries-between-his-legs-james-a-baldwin
you-think-your-pain-your-heartbreak-are-unprecedented-in-history-world-but-then-you-read-james-a-baldwin
i-was-guilty-irritated-full-love-pain-i-wanted-to-kick-him-i-wanted-to-take-him-in-my-arms-james-a-baldwin
it-is-hard-for-anyone-under-twenty-to-realise-that-death-has-already-assigned-them-number-which-is-going-to-come-up-one-day-james-a-baldwin
we-are-responsible-for-world-in-which-we-find-ourselves-if-only-because-we-are-only-sentient-force-which-can-change-it-james-a-baldwin
there-are-people-in-world-for-whom-coming-along-is-perpetual-process-people-who-are-destined-never-to-arrive-james-a-baldwin
when-human-rights-are-abused-on-grand-scale-broth-purity-boils-feeds-rebellion-new-order-james-a-baldwin
it-seems-to-be-typical-life-in-america-that-second-generation-has-no-time-to-talk-to-first-james-a-baldwin
i-think-americans-are-terrified-feeling-anything-i-never-met-people-more-infantile-in-my-life-james-a-baldwin
be-careful-what-you-set-your-heart-upon-for-it-will-surely-be-yours-james-a-baldwin
any-writer-i-suppose-feels-that-world-into-which-he-was-born-is-nothing-less-than-conspiracy-against-cultivation-his-talent-james-a-baldwin
most-us-are-about-as-eager-to-be-changed-as-we-were-to-be-born-go-through-our-changes-in-similar-state-shock-james-a-baldwin
no-people-come-into-possession-culture-without-having-paid-heavy-price-for-it-james-a-baldwin
to-act-is-to-be-committed-to-be-committed-is-to-be-in-danger-james-a-baldwin
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