Josephine Baker

Josephine Baker

French-American dancer, singer and actress.
One dance had made me the most famous colored woman in the world.More Josephine Baker quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
...It looked very different from the Statue of Liberty, but what did that matter? What was the good of having the statue without the liberty, the freedom to go where one chose if one was held back by one's color? No, I preferred the Eiffel Tower, which made no promises." ~ Josephine Baker, once she had seen the Eiffel TowerMore Josephine Baker quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I have never really been a great artist. I have been a human being that has loved art, which is not the same thing. But I have loved and believed in art and the idea of universal brotherhood so much, that I have put everything I have into them, and I have been blessed.More Josephine Baker quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I wanted to get far away from those who believed in cruelty, so then I went to France, a land of true freedom, democracy, equality and fraternity.More Josephine Baker quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The hate directed against the colored people here in St. Louis has always given me a sad feeling... How can you expect the world to believe in you and respect your preaching of democracy when you yourself treat your colored brothers as you do?More Josephine Baker quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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