Zora Neale Hurston Quotes

Zora Neale Hurston Quotes: You heard me. You ain't blind.
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Zora Neale Hurston Quote: Tell me, and then again show me, so I can know.
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Quotes about Zora Neale Hurston: Like the dead-seeming, cold rocks, I have memories within that came out of the material that went to make me. Time and place have had their say.
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Quote about Zora Neale Hurston: Such as I am, I am a precious gift.
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Zora Neale Hurston Sayings: From barren brown stems to glistening leaf-buds; from the leaf-buds to snowy virginity of bloom... It was like a flute song forgotten in another existence and remembered again. What? How? Why? This singing she heard that had nothing to do with her ears. The rose of the world was breathing out smell. It followed her through all her waking moments and caressed her in her sleep.
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Zora Neale Hurston Saying: If you haven't got it, you can't show it. If you have got it, you can't hide it.
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Sayings about Zora Neale Hurston: It seems to me that trying to live without friends is like milking a bear to get cream for your morning coffee. It is a whole lot of trouble, and then not worth much after you get it.
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Saying about Zora Neale Hurston: Everybody has some special road of thought along which they travel when they are alone to themselves. And his road of thought is what makes every man what he is.
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Zora Neale Hurston Quotes: Affection makes your spirit slither out from its concealing spot.
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Zora Neale Hurston Quote: Ethical and cultural desegregation. It is a contradiction in terms to scream race pride and equality while at the same time spurning Negro teachers and self-association.
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Quotes about Zora Neale Hurston: I do not share the gloomy thought that Negroes in America are doomed to be stomped out bodaciously, nor even shackled to the bottom of things. Of course some of them will be tromped out, and some will always be at the bottom, keeping company with other bottom-folks.
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Quote about Zora Neale Hurston: She often spoke to falling seeds and said,
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Zora Neale Hurston Sayings: The monstropolous beast had left his bed. The two hundred miles a hour wind had loosed his chains. He seized hold of his dikes and ran forward until he met the quarters; uprooted them like grass and rushed on after his supposed-to-be conquerors, rolling the dikes, rolling the houses, rolling the people in the houses along with other timbers. The sea was walking the earth with a heavy heel.
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Zora Neale Hurston Saying: I have been amazed by the Anglo-Saxon's lack of curiosity about the internal lives and emotions of the Negroes, and for that matter, any non-Anglo-Saxon peoples within our borders, above the class of unskilled labor.
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Sayings about Zora Neale Hurston: The very best place to be in all the world is St. Mary's parish, Jamaica. And the best spot in St. Mary's is Port Maria, though all of St. Mary's is fine. Old Maker put himself to a lot of trouble to make that part of the island of Jamaica, for everything there is perfect.
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Saying about Zora Neale Hurston: To avoid the consequences of posterity the mulattos give the blacks a first class letting alone. There is a frantic stampede white-ward to escape from Jamaica's black mass.
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Zora Neale Hurston Quotes: I wish I could buy you for what you are really worth and sell you for what you think you're worth. I sure would make money on the deal.
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Zora Neale Hurston Quote: It is easy to be hopeful in the day when you can see the things you wish on.
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