James Baldwin Famous Quotes
James Baldwin Famous Quotes
 




James Baldwin Famous Quotes

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A platitude is simply a truth repeated till people get tired of hearing it.

-- James Baldwin
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Experience that destroys innocents also leads one back to it.

-- James Baldwin
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The primary distinction of the artist is that he must actively cultivate that state which most men, necessarily, must avoid: the state of being alone.

-- James Baldwin
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When the book comes out it may hurt you -- but in order for me to do it, it had to hurt me first. I can only tell you about yourself as much as I can face about myself.

-- James Baldwin
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Americans, unhappily, have the most remarkable ability to alchemize all bitter truths into an innocuous but piquant confection and to transform their moral contradictions, or public discussion of such contradictions, into a proud decoration, such as are given for heroism on the battle field.

-- James Baldwin
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