5 Quotes From Toni Morrison

5 Quotes from Toni Morrison | Creative Writing | Inspirational Quotes | Author | RachelPoli.com

1. “If there’s a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it.”

2. “At some point in life the world’s beauty becomes enough. You don’t need to photograph, paint, or even remember it. It is enough.”

3. “I tell my students, ‘When you get these jobs that you have been so brilliantly trained for, just remember that your real job is that if you are free, you need to free somebody else. If you have some power, then your job is to empower somebody else. This is not just a grab-bag candy game.”

4. “What difference does it make if the thing you’re scared of is real or not?”

5. “A sister can be seen as someone who is both ourselves and very much not ourselves – a special kind of double.”

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