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Alice Childress

Life is just a short walk from the cradle to the grave - and it sure behooves us to be kind to one another along the way.
Alice Childress life
I believe racism has killed more people than speed, heroin, or cancer, and will continue to kill until it is no more.
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Like snowflakes, the human pattern is never cast twice. We are uncommonly and marvelously intricate in thought and action, our problems are most complex and, too often, silently borne.
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writing is a labor of love and also an act of defiance, a way to light a candle in a gale wind.
Alice Childress love
Some truth has no nourishment in it.
Alice Childress truth
I think women need kindness more than love. When one human being is kind to another, its a very deep matter.
Alice Childress love
Who wants to live with one foot in hell just for the sake of nostalgia Our time is forever now.
Alice Childress time
Some feminists feel that a woman should never be wrong. We have a right to be wrong.
Alice Childress man
We think of poverty as a condition simply meaning a lack of funds, no money, but when one sees fifth, sixth, and seventh generation poor, it is clear that poverty is as complicated as high finance.
Alice Childress money
The Black writer explains pain to those who inflict it.
Alice Childress pain
Everybodys got some sin, but if it troubles your heart youre a gentle sinner, just a good soul gone wrong.
Alice Childress art
The twisted circumstances under which we live is grist for the writing mill, the loving, hating and discovering, finding new handles for old pitchers . . .
Alice Childress writing
your soul is an inner something that is another you and hardly anybody knows what its really thinkin except you.
Alice Childress soul
Thoughts can hurt like real pain.
Alice Childress pain
Zis and zat when uttered by the French is considered charming, but dis and dat as an Africanism is ridiculed as gross and ugly.
Alice Childress africa
Writers are encouraged to keep em laughing and complain with good humor in order to win allies. The joke is always on ourselves.
Alice Childress humor
Truth is simply whatever you can bring yourself to believe.
Alice Childress truth
Like snowflakes, the human pattern is never cast twice.
Alice Childress man
Thats how women are, always studyin each other and wonderin how they look up gainst the next.
Alice Childress women
And realizing there is no such thing as the Black experience. Time and events allow for change on both sides.
Alice Childress time
I was so mad you could have boiled a pot of water on my head.
Alice Childress you
Its a poor kind of man that wont fight for his own freedom.
Alice Childress freedom
Where did we get the idea of insultin folks by pointin out their age? ... It seems that we think youth is some special accomplishment brought about by the individual himself!
Alice Childress men
A gift - be it a present, a kind word or a job done with care and love - explains itself!... and if receivin it embarrasses you, its because your thanks box is warped.
Alice Childress love
The good old days. The only good days are ahead.
Alice Childress good
Im independent as a hog on ice and a hog on ice is dead, cold, well-preserved and dont need a mothergrabbin, thing.
Alice Childress mother
It becomes almost second nature to be on guard against the creative pattern of our own thought.
Alice Childress nature
I am lonesome so regular its like a job I gotta report to every day.
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I continue to create because writing is a labor of love and also an act of defiance, a way to light a candle in a gale wind: In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was God, and the Word was God.
Alice Childress love
. . . and realizing there is no such thing as the Black experience. . . . Time and events allow for change on both sides.
Alice Childress time

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