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JAMES BALDWIN
American novelist and essayist
(1924 - 1987)
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A child cannot be taught by anyone who despises him, and a child cannot afford to be fooled.
      - [Education]

Everything in life depends on how that life accepts its limits.
      - [Acceptance]

Hatred, which could destroy so much, never failed to destroy the man who hated, and this was an immutable law.
      - [Hatred]

I am certainly convinced that it is one of the greatest impulses of mankind to arrive at something higher than the natural state.
      - [Mankind]

I imagine one of the reasons people cling to their hate so stubbornly is because they sense, once hate is gone, they will be forced to deal with pain.
      - [Hatred]

It is very nearly impossible to become an educated person in a country so distrustful of the independent mind.
      - [Education]

Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and now we cannot live within.
      - [Love]

Nobody is more dangerous than he who imagines himself pure in heart; for his purity, by definition, is unassailable.
      - [Purity]

People who treat other people as less than human must not be surprised when the bread they have cast on the waters comes floating back to them, poisoned.
      - [Humanity]

The purpose of art is to lay bare the questions which have been hidden by the answers.
      - [Art]

The world is before you, and you need not take it or leave it as it was when you came in.
      - [World]


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