Chris Abani Quotes

Chris Abani Quotes: Men do communicate, often very directly, but women sometimes cannot accept how simple what we have to say is. We seldom play games--we aren't that sophisticated.
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Chris Abani Quote: The Igbo used to say that they built their own gods. They would come together as a community, and they would express a wish. And their wish would then be brought to a priest, who would find a ritual object, and the appropriate sacrifices would be made, and the shrine would be built for the god.
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Quotes about Chris Abani: You know, you can steel your heart against any kind of trouble, any kind of horror. But the simple act of kindness from a complete stranger will unstitch you.
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Quote about Chris Abani: Fiction and poetry are my first loves, but the really beautiful lyrical essay can do so much that other forms cannot.
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Chris Abani Sayings: My search is always to find ways to chronicle, to share and to document stories about people, just everyday people. Stories that offer transformation, that lean into transcendence, but that are never sentimental, that never look away from the darkest things about us.
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Chris Abani Saying: My friend Ronald Gottesman says...that the cause of all our trouble is the belief in an essential, pure identity: religious, ethnic, historical, ideological.
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Sayings about Chris Abani: As with much of the world's problems, they become public--or much more of interest--the moment they begin to impact the West.
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