Gwendolyn Brooks Quotes

10 Gwendolyn Brooks quotes:

"When you love a man, he becomes more than a body. His physical limbs expand, and his outline recedes, vanishes. He is rich and sweet and right. He is part of the world, the atmosphere, the blue sky and the blue water."
"Art hurts. Art urges voyages - and it is easier to stay at home."
"Exhaust the little moment. Soon it dies. And be it gash or gold it will not come Again in this identical guise."
"When you use the term minority or minorities in reference to people, you're telling them that they're less than somebody else."
"It is brave to be involved / To be not fearful to be unresolved."
Author: Brooks Quotes Category: Brave Quotes
"I am a writer perhaps because I am not a talker."
"we are each other's magnitude and bond."
"Poetry is life distilled."
"Don't let anyone call you a minority if you're black or Hispanic or belong to some other ethnic group. You're not less than anybody else."
Author: Brooks Quotes Category: American Poet Quotes Minority Quotes
"A writer should get as much education as possible, but just going to school is not enough; if it were, all owners of doctorates would be inspired writers."

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