Through selfless work, love of God grows in the heart. Then through his grace one realize him in course of time. God can be seen. One can talk to him as I am talking to you.
I think it’s unfortunate when people say that there is just one true story of science. For one thing, there are many different sciences, and historians will tell different stories corresponding to different things.
Once every five hundred years or so, a summary statement about poetry comes along that we can’t imagine ourselves living without.
Writers are frequently asked why they wrote their first book. A more interesting answer might come from asking them why they wrote their second one.
I don’t do the media because of ‘Woo-woo, Julia Butterfly,’ as I call it. I’m not into promoting me. I’m into talking about why I’ve done what I’ve done, why I continue to do this work and why other people should care.
Your silence will not protect you.
Black women are programmed to define ourselves within this male attention and to compete with each other for it rather than to recognize and move upon our common interests.
You have your identity when you find out, not what you can keep your mind on, but what you can’t keep your mind off.
When I use my strength in the service of my vision it makes no difference whether or not I am afraid.
But the true feminist deals out of a lesbian consciousness whether or not she ever sleeps with women.