Everywhere, everywhere, children are the scorned people of the earth.
More Quotes from Toni Morrison:Black literature is taught as sociology, as tolerance, not as a serious, rigorous art form.
Her mind traveled crooked streets and aimless goat paths, arriving sometimes at profundity, other times at the revelations of a three-year-old.
If there's a book you really want to read, but it hasn't been written yet, then you must write it.
How soon country people forget. When they fall in love with a city it is forever, and it is like forever. As though there never was a time when they didn't love it. The minute they arrive at the train station or get off the ferry and glimpse the wide streets and the wasteful lamps lighting them, they know they are born for it. There, in a city, they are not so much new as themselves their stronger, riskier selves.
For a long time I was convinced that the conflict between Jewish people and black people in this country was a media event.
The body is ready to have babies. Nature wants it done then, when the body can handle it, not after 40, when the income can handle it.
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