Toni Morrison

Toni Morrison

The American writer, Nobel Prize for Literature, 1993
If writing is thinking and discovery and selection and order and meaning, it is also awe and reverence and mystery and magic.More Toni Morrison quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
They encouraged you to put some of your weight in their hands and soon as you felt how light and lovely it was, they studied your scars and tribulations...More Toni Morrison quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Like friendship, hatred needed more than physical intimacy; it wanted creativity and hard work to sustain itselfMore Toni Morrison quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Beauty was not simply something to behold; it was something one could do.More Toni Morrison quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
She is convinced that when language dies, out of carelessness, disuse, indifference and absence of esteem, or killed by fiat, not only she herself, but all users and makers are accountable for its demise. In her country children have bitten their tongues off and use bullets instead to iterate the voice of speechlessness, of disabled and disabling language, of language adults have abandoned altogether as a device for grappling with meaning, providing guidance, or expressing love.More Toni Morrison quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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