We Are All Products — of Time, Circumstances, and History

james baldwin

I am what time, circumstance, history, have made of me, certainly, but I am also, much more than that. So are we all. -James Baldwin

So are we all…

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19 replies

  1. Oh I like this quote! Gonna file it away!!! Have a great day!


  2. Love this quote but makes me wonder does the number of times we have walked this earth, in another form influence the person we are?


  3. Love that photo of him. I think about this, and for all the imperfections of the US in this day and age, I am so grateful that I don’t live some other places and I do feel hopeful.for our future. Thanks.


  4. I love that photo. It always makes me wish I could hear his voice. Wait! That’s what google’s for: http://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=james+baldwin&sm=3 There’s great stuff there!


  5. Wow, you really keeping it up. I’m actually proud of you in a strange way. You’ve been posting more than I have.

    True quote though, as much as I hate to buy into quotes and popular sayings.


  6. One of my favorite writers (and also family member haha)



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