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Quotable Bessie Head

"Love is a torrential storm of feeling; it thrives only in partnership with laughing generosity and truthfulness.” "The contradictions were apparent to Makhaya, and perhaps there was no greater crime as yet ...
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Ten Powerful Quotes by Maya Angelou

"I speak to the Black experience, but I am always talking about the human condition. "The more you know of your history, the more liberated you are. "I've learned that people will forget what you said, people...
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Tenderness by Andre Lorde

"We have to consciously study how to be tender with each other until it becomes a habit because what was native has been stolen from us, the love of Black women for each other. But we can practice being gen...
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Memorable quotes by Michelle Obama

 On Her Personal Philosophy "I am still surprised that there are people who make decisions because they’re afraid of what might not work.” “We are only as strong as the weakest among us.” On A...