We’re remembering the life of ‘Beloved’ author Toni Morrison who died at the age of 88 Tuesday.
Check out some of her legendary quotes below that are sure to inspire you to hold your head high.
Hold Ya Head: 10 Toni Morrison Quotes to Help You Get By was originally published on magicbaltimore.com
“if you can only be tall because somebody’s on their knees, you have a serious problem.” - toni morrison pic.twitter.com/MEIt2iEynH— nadirah (@hinadirah) August 6, 2019
“If there is a book that you want to read, but it hasn't been written yet, you must be the one to write it.”— William Alexander (@williealex) August 6, 2019
- Toni Morrison pic.twitter.com/g0Th7qcTP5
I was loose. It was lovely. - Toni Morrison— Kima Jones 💫☀️🍂📖📚🌱✨ (@kima_jones) August 5, 2019
“If you surrendered to the air, you could ride it.” — Toni Morrison— Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am (@ToniMorrison) August 1, 2019
Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am is now playing in select theaters. Get tickets: https://t.co/mmVo5ZwjI3
Photograph © Timothy Greenfield-Sanders #ToniMorrisonFilm #ToniMorrison pic.twitter.com/b0uMsDNsvt
RIP the late, the great, the beautiful, the powerful, the resonant, the influential, the inimitable Toni Morrison. pic.twitter.com/25inNXfdyM— Anthony Sams (@anthonyjsams) August 6, 2019
"We die. That may be the meaning of life. But we do language. That may be the measure of our lives."— claire schwartz (@23cschwartz) August 6, 2019
—Toni Morrison (1931-2019) pic.twitter.com/O804mluvxK
“Remember that your real job is that if you are— Eva Woodward (@EvaWoodwardPhD) August 2, 2019
free, you need to free somebody else” - Toni Morrison via @blakkcupcake. My commitment to mentor underrepresented people like me in healthcare. #IAmFirst in my family to college; get to those who are low income, people of color, etc pic.twitter.com/WWdArZcUPl