An orange on the table, your dress on the rug, and you in my bed, sweet present of the present, cool of night, warmth of my life.
A woman is handicapped by her sex, and handicaps society, either by slavishly copying the pattern of man’s advance in the professions, or by refusing to compete with man at all.
Why do you all push us around?
Men are not the enemy, but the fellow victims. The real enemy is women’s denigration of themselves.
My only concern was to get home after a hard day’s work.
Even if happiness forgets you a little bit, never completely forget about it.
I would like to be remembered as a person who wanted to be free… so other people would be also free.
Our Father which art in heaven – Stay there – And we will stay on earth – Which is sometimes so pretty.
It was not pre-arranged. It just happened that the driver made a demand and I just didn’t feel like obeying his demand. I was quite tired after spending a full day working.
Whites would accuse you of causing trouble when all you were doing was acting like a normal human being instead of cringing.