You can't stay in your corner of the forest waiting for others to come to you you have to go to them sometimes
Sometimes the smallest things take up the most room in your heart
The trouble is you think you have time
This, whatever you’re doing now, may be your last act on earth.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness and nothing is so gentle as true strength
The true strength of gentleness
Guard your time fiercely be generous with it but be intentional about it
It’s the one resource with which we have increasingly less to do our life’s work, and to be with those we love.
Never lose sight of the fact that just being is fun
Dance to the beat of your own drum
March to the beat of your own drum
We don't meet people by accident they are meant to cross our path
Everything happens for a reason, whether we know the reason or not.
Experience is not what happens to a man it is what a man does with what happens to him
It is a gift for dealing with the accidents of existence, not the accidents themselves.
You live longer once you realize that any time spent being unhappy is wasted
Life is too short to be anything but happy.
It's scary to think that one day we're going to have to live without our mother or father or brother or husband or wife
Appreciate your loved ones while you can, because none of us are going to be here forever.
I am not perfect nor will i ever be I am a work in progress and that is definitely good enough
29 Intriguing Quotes from James Baldwin
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