For every talent that poverty has stimulated it has blighted a hundred.
After the war, when my husband came home, we had two more children, and domesticity for a while prevailed combined with beginning the work I had always wanted to do, which was writing a book.
A Negro woman has the same kind of problems as other women, but she can’t take the same things for granted.
All human language draws its nature and value from the fact that it both comes from the Word of God and is chosen by God to manifest himself. But this relationship is secret and incomprehensible, beyond the bounds of reason and analysis.
The universe extends beyond the mind of man, and is more complex than the small sample one can study.
I am not proposing to seek your votes because there is a blue sky ahead today.
We have to realize we are building a movement.
Christianity stands or falls as a living program, a way of life, made concrete in the life of man by the life of God through the life of the concretely living Christ.
For the word is dialectical in itself and at the same time is integrated into the whole of existence. By this I mean that the word is intended to be lived.
We love in another’s soul whatever of ourselves we can deposit in it; the greater the deposit, the greater the love.