Quote of the Day

Here’s a quote by the man who inspired the name of this blog with his collection of essays Notes of a n Native Son!


Fires can’t be made with dead embers, nor can enthusiasm be stirred by spiritless men. Enthusiasm in our daily work lightens effort and turns even labor into pleasant tasks. – James Baldwin


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One Response to “Quote of the Day”

  1. N. Hop Says:

    James Baldwin’s work and life has always been very influential for me. My favorite and most inspiring is “Everybody’s Protest Novel” The personal and literary growth is astounding, and the implications it had on his personal life demonstrated such a passion for such growth.

    Good Choice!

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