11 Total Quotes

Toni Bambara Quotes

The dream is real, my friends. The failure to realize it is the only unreality.
Toni Bambara
#American Author #Failure

When you dream, you dialogue with aspects of yourself that normally are not with you in the daytime and you discover that you know a great deal more than you thought you did.
Toni Bambara
#American Author

Revolution begins with the self, in the self.
Toni Bambara
#American Author #Revolution

My mother, religious-negro, proud of having waded through a storm, is, very obviously a sturdy bridge that I have crossed over on.
Toni Bambara
#Mother

The most effective way to do it, is to do it.
Toni Bambara
#American Author

The job of the writer is to make revolution irresistible.
Toni Bambara
#American Author

Writing, like dreams, confronts, pushes you up against the evasions, self-deceptions, investments in opinions and interpretations, the clutter that blinds, that disguises that underlying, all-encompassing design. . .
Toni Bambara
#Dreams #Investments

And what is religion, you might ask. It's a technology of living.
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#Religion