Quotes by Toni Morrison

I'm a controversial figure. My friends either dislike me or hate me.

Toni Morrison

Love is or it ain't. Thin love ain't love at all.

Toni Morrison

She is a friend of my mind... The pieces I am, she gather them and give them back to me in all the right order.

Toni Morrison

Other Great Authors


What omniscience has music! So absolutely impersonal, yet every sufferer feels his secret sorrow soothed.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

When you see a good man, try to emulate his example, and when you see a bad man, search yourself for his faults.

Confucious

Virtue is a state of war, and to live in it we have always to combat with ourselves.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

That fellow seems to posses but one idea and that is the wrong one.

Samuel Johnson »

The quality of mercy is not strained It droppeth as the gentle rain from heaven Upon the place beneath. It is twice blessed- It blesseth him that gives, and him that takes.

William Shakespeare »