And so I’m saying that, yes, colonialism was terrible, and I describe it as a legacy of wars, but we ought to be moving away from that by now.
There is nothing more poetic and terrible than the skyscrapers’ battle with the heavens that cover them.
It’s a terrible thing to speak well and be wrong.
Sharp nostalgia, infinite and terrible, for what I already possess.
The atom bomb is a paper tiger which the United States reactionaries use to scare people. It looks terrible, but in fact it isn’t.
Jimmy Baldwin was not only a writer, an international literary figure: he was a man, spirit, voice – old and black and terrible as that first ancestor.
Morality and its victim, the mother – what a terrible picture! Is there indeed anything more terrible, more criminal, than our glorified sacred function of motherhood?
There are three terrible ages of childhood – 1 to 10, 10 to 20, and 20 to 30.
Nothing is more terrible than activity without insight.
For no art and no religion is possible until we make allowances, until we manage to keep quiet the enfant terrible of logic that plays havoc with the other faculties.