Tag: Ignorance

James Baldwin Quotes On How To Face Adversity

Photo by wang motret

Not everything that is faced can be changed

“Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.”– James Baldwin

“The most ferocious enemy justice can have

“It is certain, in any case, that ignorance, allied with power, is the most ferocious enemy justice can have.”- James Baldwin

“Hate is gone

“I imagine one of the reasons people cling to their hates so stubbornly is because they sense, once hate is gone, they will be forced to deal with pain.”- James Baldwin

Nothing to lose

“The most dangerous creation of any society is the man who has nothing to lose.”- James Baldwin

How To Crush Ideas

Photo by Pixabay

“You can’t crush ideas by suppressing them. You can only crush them by ignoring them. By refusing to think, refusing to change. And that’s precisely what our society is doing”- Ursula K. Le Guin