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