Beloved Quotes

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Quote 1

“Not a house in the country ain’t packed to its rafters with some dead Negro’s grief.”

Quote 2

“I got a tree on my back and a haint in my house, and nothing in between but the daughter I am holding in my arms. No more running from nothing. I will never run from another thing on this earth. I took one journey and I paid for the ticket, but let me tell you something, Paul D Garner: it cost too much! Do you hear me? It cost too much. Now sit down and eat with us or leave us be.”

Quote 3

“A man ain’t nothing but a man,” said Baby Suggs. “But a son? Well now, that’s somebody.”

Quote 4

“Every dawn she saw the dawn, but never acknowledged or remarked its color. There was something wrong with that. It was as though one day...

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