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Audre Lorde Quotes

Quotes by Audre Lorde - (8 quotes)

Audre Lorde - From the Ability category:

Art is not living. It is a use of living. The artist has the ability to take that living and use it in a certain way, and produce art. (Audre Lorde)

Audre Lorde - From the Dissatisfaction category:

We are all more blind to what we have than to what we have not. (Audre Lorde)

Audre Lorde - From the Emotion category:

Our feelings are our most genuine paths to knowledge. (Audre Lorde)

Audre Lorde - From the Fear category:

I realize that if I wait until I am no longer afraid to act, write, speak, be, I'll be sending messages on a Ouija board, cryptic complaints from the other side. (Audre Lorde)

Audre Lorde - From the Guilt category:

Guilt is not a response to anger; it is a response to one's own actions or lack of action. (Audre Lorde)

Audre Lorde - From the Power category:

When I dare to be powerful - to use my strength in the service of my vision - then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid. (Audre Lorde)

Audre Lorde - From the Silence category:

When we speak we are afraid our words will not be heard or welcomed. But when we are silent, we are still afraid. So it is better to speak. (Audre Lorde)

Audre Lorde - From the Work category:

The master's tools will never dismantle the master's house. (Audre Lorde)