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


The intelligent man finds almost everything ridiculous, the sensible man hardly anything.

Johann von Goethe

Write injuries in dust, benefits in marble.

Benjamin Franklin

Verily, a man teaching his child manners is better than giving one bushel of grain in alms.

Prophet Muhammad, Muslim

Very simple ideas lie within the reach only of complex minds.

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Those are my principles, and if you don't like them... well, I have others.

Groucho Marx »