alice walker Quotes

I am not lesbian, I am not bisexual, I am not straight. I am just curious.
— Alice Walker
Surely the earth can be saved by all the people who insist on love.
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— Alice Walker
I have learned not to worry about love; but to honor its coming with all my heart.
tags: heart worries
— Alice Walker
You can't truly have an open heart until it's been broken.
tags: heart broken
— Alice Walker
You must learn to love only that which cannot be stolen.
tags: learn
— Alice Walker
Anything we love can be saved.
— Alice Walker
In our particular society, it is the narrowed and narrowing view of life that often wins.
tags: society
— Alice Walker
Progress' affects few. Only revolution can affect many.
tags: progress revolution
— Alice Walker
Be an outcast. Be pleased to walk alone.
tags: alone
— Alice Walker
A grown child is a dangerous thing.
tags: children child
— Alice Walker
My work is about my life, and what I want to do with it.
tags: work
— Alice Walker
We must, I believe, start teaching our children the sanity of nonviolence much earlier.
tags: children believe child teaching
— Alice Walker
My life is not to be somebody else's impact.
— Alice Walker
Being happy is not the only happiness.
tags: happiness
— Alice Walker
The gift of loneliness is sometimes a radical vision of society or one's people that has not previously been taken into account.
tags: people society gift loneliness vision
— Alice Walker
There's an ecstatic side to writing. It's like jazz. It just has a life.
tags: writing
— Alice Walker
Propaganda is amazing, people can be led to believe anything.
tags: people believe
— Alice Walker
My parents taught me service- not by saying, but by doing. That was my culture, the culture of my family.
tags: culture saying parent
— Alice Walker
I'm the kind of woman that likes to enjoy herselves in peace.
tags: peace women
— Alice Walker
How sad now never to see men holding hands, while everywhere one looks they are holding guns.
tags: men sad
— Alice Walker
The protection of evil must be the most self- destructive job.
tags: evil job
— Alice Walker
When the ax came into the forest the trees said the handle is one of us.
— Alice Walker
Those in power must spend a lot of their time laughing at us.
tags: time power
— Alice Walker
Resistance is the secret of joy!
tags: secret
— Alice Walker
I'm mad about the waste that happens when people who love each other can't even bring themselves to talk.
tags: people
— Alice Walker
A burnt finger remember the fire.
tags: fire
— Alice Walker
Listen, God loves everything you love, and a mess of stuff you don't.
tags: god
— Alice Walker
Books became my world because the world I was in was very hard.
tags: world book
— Alice Walker
To know is to exist; to exist is to be involved, to move about, to see the world with my own eyes.
tags: world eyes
— Alice Walker
Freedom, after all, is like love: the more you give to others, the more you have.
tags: freedom
— Alice Walker
Expecting anything, living frugally in surprise.
tags: living
— Alice Walker
In every life there comes a point when you have to make a decision about how you will live.
tags: live decision
— Alice Walker
Love likes to extend itself. If you receive it in a book- or however you get it - then your duty is to extend it beyond.
— Alice Walker
It is natural to want to have a future.- life I think America has always been polarized. It's a racist country and it has always been.
tags: america
— Alice Walker
As I get older, I realize that the thing I value the most is good heartedness.
tags: value
— Alice Walker
Some people don't understand that it is the nature of the eye to have seen forever, and the nature of the mind to recall anything that was ever known.
tags: nature people forever eyes mind
— Alice Walker
The experience of God, or in any case the possibility of experiencing God, is innate.
tags: experience possibility god
— Alice Walker
If art doesn't make us better, then what on earth is it for.
tags: earth
— Alice Walker
Writing saved me from the sin and inconvenience of violence.
tags: violence sin writing
— Alice Walker
The infinite faith I have in people's ability to understand anything that makes sense has always been justified, finally, by their behavior.
tags: faith
— Alice Walker
alice walker
Birth    : February 9, 1944
Occupation  : Author