Nikki Giovanni Quotes

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Nikki Giovanni Quotes

Read inspirational and heart touching Nikki Giovanni quotes. Yolande Cornelia “Nikki” Giovanni Jr. is an American poet, writer, commentator, activist, and educator. Here we share best quotes by Nikki Giovanni.

1. Follow your image as far as you can no matter how useless you think it is. Push yourself.

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2. Everything will change. The only question is growing up or decaying.

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3. If you don’t understand yourself you don’t understand anybody else.

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4. Now, everything I do, I do because I want to. And I believe the best is yet to come.

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5. Poetry and music are very good friends. Like mommies and daddies and strawberries and cream – they go together.

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6. If now isn’t a good time for the truth I don’t see when we’ll get to it.

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7. If everybody became a poet the world would be much better. We would all read to each other.

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8. We write because we believe the human spirit cannot be tamed and should not be trained.

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9. There are things you stand up for because it’s right.

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10. If you know what you’re talking about, or if you feel that you do, the reader will believe you.

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11. Art is not for the cultivated taste. It is to cultivate taste.

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12. We eat up artists like there’s going to be a famine at the end.

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13. White people really deal more with God and black people with Jesus.

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14. Hip-hop is a cultural expression – it’s embracing.

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15. You must invent your own games and teach us old ones how to play.

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16. I appreciate and enjoy my age.

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17. I spend a lot of time learning about bird watching.

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18. I’m just totally fascinated by people.

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