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Top 100 Black Book Quotes

#1. I draw rainbows whenever I see them, with my black ink pen. When I have collected enough, I thought I might make a book called Black-and-White Rainbows. - Author: Jason Polan
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#2. Creative Writing was not a form of psychotherapy, in ways both sublime and ridiculuous, it clearly was, precisely that. - Author: A.S. Byatt
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#3. Where I have seen good I shall speak of it with pleasure, and where I have seen the reverse, I shall try to be silent; for a book is meant to give pleasure, and pain that is inflicted in black and white lasts for ever. - Author: Isabel Burton
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#4. In a
few hours, she'll see Anna for herself. She'll see
her dressed in blood, her hair floating like it's
suspended in water, eyes black and shining. And
when she does, she won't be able to catch her
breath. - Author: Kendare Blake
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#5. We need to eradicate the slander that says a black youth with a book is acting white. - Author: Barack Obama
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#6. One is never alone with a book nearby, don't you agree? Every page reminds us of a day that has passed and makes us relive the emotions that filled it. Happy hours underlined in red pencil, dark ones in black ... - Author: Arturo Perez-Reverte
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#7. A reader seldom peruses a book with pleasure until he knows whether the writer of it be a black man or a fair man, of a mild or choleric disposition, married or a bachelor. - Author: Joseph Addison
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#8. When we talk about good books, we often talk about good sentences, but what we rarely talk about is reader pleasure. Yet it is reader pleasure that is going to make a book break out into the kind of success that makes it into a household name. - Author: Holly Black
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#9. Throughout this book I will use the terms African-American, black, and Negro interchangeably. There is rarely a logic to it, so please try not to overthink it. - Author: Baratunde R. Thurston
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#10. The key word for my book The Woman in Black is unsettling ... because you're not terrified all of the time or even frightened, but you're unsettled and once you're unsettled, then the door's open. - Author: Susan Hill
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#11. Ryder Delaney was the one imperfection in my life.He was the bad boy,black sheep,the one your mother always warned you about.He had
only one hard-and-fast rule-Don't Fall In Love - Author: Paige Weaver
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#12. It was a strange man, a kind of black humorist, a true philosopher. One day he said: "If my books could ensure an increase in the number of murders, well, it will mean that they have been quite useful in some way or another." - Author: William C. Brown
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#13. Have you never seen a movie? Read a comic book? That's always how it starts - just a little temptation, just a little taste of evil, and then BAM, your light saber turns red and you're breathing through a big black mask and slicing off your son's hand just to be mean.
They looked at him blankly. - Author: Cassandra Clare
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#14. Another example of getting flack from the boys is what happened when Jack Black dumped me. That's right. I fucked Jack Black. Okay, we went out only two or three times, but that's a relationship in my book. And by the way, this is my book. - Author: Kathy Griffin
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#15. Hell--or Heaven--is here, now, inside. - Author: Jean Russell
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#16. It's black women as perpetual sidekick. We need to hear from more women's voices. And it would be nice to see some books geared toward us. - Author: Cheryl Lynn
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#17. Won't it be wonderful when black history and native American history and Jewish history and all of U.S. history is taught from one book. Just U.S. history. - Author: Maya Angelou
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#18. The privilege, and the challenges, of taking on Black Widow have never been lost on me. I worked on the first 'Spiderman' game as well as 'Fantastic Four,' and I had always wanted to be able to tell more of a character-driven comic book story than was possible to fit into a game narrative. - Author: Margaret Stohl
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#19. Only in the first hour of the night can I become human, while the male dove is busy with the twelve dead.'
Black Book 2 - Author: C. G. Jung
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#20. Apparently zombie killing wears him out. I slip beneath my flannel covers and fire up my e-reader. I always said I wouldn't get one; that I would always continue the timeless tradition of holding a physical book within my hands, but I do have to - Author: Lacey Black
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#21. Here's my definition of a great beach read - a fabulous story that sucks me in like a black hole and when it's over, it jettisons my bones across the galaxy with a hair on fire mission to convince everyone I know that they must read that book or they will die. - Author: Dorothea Benton Frank
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#22. For a perfect holiday I need my iPhone and my writing tools. I write all my books by hand so black felt pens and yellow legal pads are a must. And my eyebrow pencil. I'm very low-maintenance. - Author: Jackie Collins
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#23. The book was so clean and white, and the letters were so perfectly black and defenseless; it would have been like tearing the ears off a kitten. - Author: Haven Kimmel
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#24. Try to avoid falseness and strain. Write what you really know about. Make it new. Don't invent melodrama for the sake of it. Don't try to run, let alone fly, before you can walk with ease. - Author: A.S. Byatt
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#25. Just looking at me, I am a Black man. Born and bred, through and through. But I am also a lot of things. I am a father. I am a husband. I am a Christian. I am a comic book geek and I'm a creator. - Author: Kevin Grevioux
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#26. You look all elegant and sleek, like some golden and black cat. Then you go all ghetto on me when a pretty book shakes its ass in front of you. - Author: Rhys Ford
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#27. Have I got a black book? Yes, it's called a mobile phone. I do get offers. There is no shortage of people if you want to go on dates - working in TV, living in L.A., it is there if you want it. - Author: Simon Cowell
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#28. Historian Larry Hise notes in his book Pro-Slavery that ministers 'wrote almost half of all defenses of slavery published in America.' He listed 275 men of the cloth who used the Bible to prove that white people were entitled to own black people as work animals. - Author: James A. Haught
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#29. People will often give you a detailed tour of the underside of the bus that they will throw you under later. - Author: Steffan Piper
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#30. I love 'The Autobiography of Malcolm X.' That was like the only black book we read in high school. - Author: Junot Diaz
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#31. I have Black guys who tell me they put my books on their bed stands to read at night like something for guidance or information. That really pleases me a lot. I think my work has changed some things. It's changed me. - Author: Ishmael Reed
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#32. La vida es un libro en blanco y negro y nosotros salimos a llenar unas hojas"

Life is a book in white and black and we have to go out and to fill the pages - Author: Herman Zapp
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#33. Ignorance is like a disease. If you don't fight it, it will spread until we all succumb to it. - Author: Sara Furlong Burr
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#34. My process is surprisingly straightforward. I find myself with little to do over a stretch of time and I say, "I should write children's books today." Then I sit down and write a children's book, and if it takes more than, realistically, three hours, I feel like I've done something wrong. - Author: Michael Ian Black
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#35. There are skies manufactured by people, punctured and leaking,and there are soft,coal-colored clouds, beating like black hearts - Author: Markus Zusak
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#36. I want to be his love slave. An image of me in a black corset wearing a collar with a leash attached to it pops into my head. Maybe stupid Lydia was right to cut the smut from the book club for a while. - Author: Helena Hunting
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#37. As I detail in my new book: 'Hard Measures, How Aggressive CIA Actions After 9/11 Saved American Lives,' there are many myths surrounding the detention of a relatively small number of top terrorists at CIA-run 'black sites' from 2002 until they were sent to Guantanamo Bay in 2006. - Author: Jose Rodriguez
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#38. This book's like black holes.
It really engulfes you whole. - Author: Ana Claudia Antunes
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#39. Well, thank you for that, Tate. I'll be sure to tell you before I start plowing my way through my little black book. - Author: Stylo Fantome
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#40. She asked why I was so black. I asked why she was so white. She said she was born that way. Same here, I replied. - Author: Lawrence Hill
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#41. Pledge Allegiance was a pretty generic name back in the day. In the 80's I was the promoter for all the punk rock shows and I'd book Black Flag, Dead Kennedy's, Minor Threat etc and I'd hook them up with places to stay if needed so it's hard to keep track of it all. - Author: Reed Mullin
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#42. Kids love to be silly, they love to laugh, so I think it was natural for my kids to like the sort of books that I write - and it's the only kinds of books I'm capable of writing. - Author: Michael Ian Black
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#43. In a typical history book, black Americans are mentioned in the context of slavery or civil rights. There's so much more to the story. - Author: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
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#44. And that is the problem with a society that doesn't read books. The most painful form of censorship does not come from a centralized, repressive government. It is a cast, black cloak of a nation's indifference. - Author: Lourd De Veyra
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#45. I wanted to create a book that was unafraid of black bodies, yet super interested in thinking about the relationship of love to body and sexuality without relying on tired understandings of "gay" "bi" or "straight." - Author: Kiese Laymon
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#46. But when you read a book, what you see are black squiggles on pulped wood or, increasingly, dark pixels on a pale screen. To transform these icons into characters and events, you must imagine. And when you imagine, you create. - Author: Mohsin Hamid
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#47. There's not a woman in the book, the plot hinges on unkindness to animals, and the black characters mostly drown by Chapter 29. - Author: P. J. O'Rourke
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#48. If you're going to pick a book and you want to base a system of government around it, why not 'Harry Potter?' - Author: Lewis Black
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#49. Finally she found what she was looking for. "See, child?" she said, holding out a framed illustration that looked as if it had been ripped from a book. In it, a man was being crucified - a black man with an Afro - and up above, floating in the vicinity - Author: Jodi Picoult
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#50. Dear Emily, This week I went to the library. I got Black Beauty. It is about a horse. It is the best book I ever read. I read it three times. I have to go now. Write soon. Yours truly, Muriel. P.S. Mama sends her love. - Author: Beverly Cleary
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#51. Now everything that you do is written in red or black in Angel Gabriel's book. Not for everyone is this record kept, but only for those who have taken a position of responsibility. There is a Law of Sins, and if you do not fulfil all your obligations, you will pay. - Author: G.I. Gurdjieff
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#52. First the flame and then the flood:
In the end it's Blackthorn blood.
Seek thou to forget what's past
First thirteen and then the last.
Search not the book of angels gray,
Red or white will lead you far astray.
To regain what you have lost,
Find the black book at any cost. - Author: Cassandra Clare
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#53. Ooh-kaay. Moving on from odd reaction to completely innocent question.
Zart, Lindy (2014-09-04). Ordinary (Anything But Series Book 1) (p. 14). Crushing Hearts and Black Butterfly Publishing. Kindle Edition. - Author: Lindy Zart
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#54. The Black Death announces itself by the appearance of foul, egg-sized swellings that erupt on the bodies of its victims, followed by spreading boils and hideous discolorations of the skin. So excruciating is the pain that death, when it comes, is a mercy.
-The Book of the Eternal Rose - Author: Fiona Paul
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#55. I find a lot of poetry very disappointing, but I do have poets that I go back to. One book of poetry that I'd like to mention is 'The Exchange' by Sophie Cabot Black. Her poems are difficult without being too difficult. - Author: Billy Collins
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#56. The book turned out to be one she'd read before, where zombies chased around a brother-and-sister reporting team. - Author: Holly Black
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#57. I think there's a reason that horror appeals to teens. There's a lot of useful lessons to take away from reading horror. We get to be scared in the comfort and safety of our own homes. We can put the book down if we get too scared, and no one will ever know if we decide not to pick it up again. - Author: Holly Black
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#58. Ladies, stress shows on your face. Happiness is the true beauty weapon.
As quoted in The Black Book of Hollywood Beauty Secrets ( Kym Douglas / Cindy Pearlman, 2006) - Author: Susan Sarandon
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#59. I read 'Scarlett' recently, and that was a killer comic book. The 'Black Widow' was pretty rockin'. There is a big list of killer chicks that are just rockin'. - Author: Stana Katic
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#60. We have no need for the past. All we need are the present and the future. - Ciel Phantomhive - Author: Yana Toboso
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#61. I discover methods for myself and then read books that describe 'my' method. This leads me to believe that the creative well is shared in some magical way. - Author: Gene Black
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#62. Black children need to see their lives reflected in the books they read. If they don't, they won't feel welcome in the world of literature. The lives of African-Americans are rich and diverse, and the books our children read should reflect that. - Author: Valerie Wilson Wesley
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#63. I don't really read children's books or deal with children's books, so I don't have any relationship with them other than my own. - Author: Michael Ian Black
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#64. Feathers fell from the sky. Like black snow, they drifted onto an old city called Bath. - Author: Stefan Bachmann
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#65. A book unopened alters not the ink on its pages. What is there is there. - Author: J.R. Ward
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#66. From 'The Sandman' and 'Black Orchid' to 'Whatever Happened to the Caped Crusader?,' Neil Gaiman has provided some of the most memorable stories of the comic book industry. - Author: Jim Lee
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#67. Sometimes even when the book is over I don't know who's good and who's bad. It's really more interesting, I think, to write about gray characters than it is to write about black and white. - Author: Harlan Coben
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#68. The illustrators work so much harder on the books than the writers do. I mean, that's so much work doing what they do, and it's terrible for them. - Author: Michael Ian Black
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#69. Every book is a good one, except for the ones that aren't. Which there hardly ever are. - Author: Black Butler
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#70. Even God had a Welsh name : He spoke to him in the old language; He was to have a peculiar care For the Welsh people. History showed us He was too big to be nailed to the wall Of a stone chapel, yet still we crammed him Between the boards of a black book . - Author: R.S. Thomas
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#71. Black is the most slimming of all Colors. It is the most flattering. You can wear black at any Time. You can wear it at any age. You can wear it for almost any occasion. I could write a book about black. - Author: Christian Dior
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#72. We weren't born to suffer, we were born to make a difference. Our pain is just an unfortunate consequence of becoming the people we were destined to be - Author: Sara Furlong Burr
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#73. Richard Price, who has made a fortune writing fake ghetto books, says he takes a cab into the ghetto, transcribes Black speech for a brief time and returns home. His fake ghetto books have bought him a townhouse in Gramercy Park and home on Staten Island. - Author: Ishmael Reed
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#74. Large, heavy, ragged black clouds hung like crape hammocks beneath the starry cope of the night. You would have said that they were the cobwebs of the firmament. - Author: Victor Hugo
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#75. The screen blanked, then produced a book cover. The jacket image - in black-and-white - showed barking dogs surrounding a scarecrow. In the background, shoulders slumped in a posture of weariness or defeat (or both), was a hunter with a gun. The eponymous Cortland, probably. - Author: Stephen King
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#76. You can't condemn an entire species of people because of the actions of one man. - Author: Elizabeth Richards
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#77. There is nothing on earth more exquisite than a bonny book, with well-placed columns of rich black writing in beautiful borders, and illuminated pictures cunningly inset. But nowadays, instead of looking at books, people read them. A book might as well be one of those orders for bacon and bran. - Author: George Bernard Shaw
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#78. If I were her? First thing I'd do is torch my little black book and start over again. Because the men that woman attracts are just plain odd. - Author: Elizabeth Bevarly
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#79. The 'Room 93' EP was just kind of picking apart the sense of voyeurism and the sense of isolation and turning it into, essentially, a little black book and reflecting on - at that time - 19 years of me forming relationships with people. - Author: Halsey
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#80. The Black Book of Economic Development - The Clandestine Art and Practical Science of Building Local Economies" is a must-read for everyone in the industry who is seeking to make a positive impact on both his or her communities and the profession. - Author: Don A. Holbrook
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#81. This book is dedicated to every woman who has ever felt self-conscious about her size. Outer beauty comes in all sizes, shapes, heights, ages, and colors. And inner beauty will always shine through, no matter what the packaging. - Author: Raynetta Manees
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#82. Fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge. Only Fools despise wisdom and discipline.
Proverbs 1:7 NLT - Author: Eddie Johnson
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#83. It's an incredible education [for the movie J. Edgar Hoover] . It was like I did a college course on J. Edgar Hoover but not knowing and understanding the history and reading the books, but understanding what motivated this man was the most fascinating part of the research. - Author: Dustin Lance Black
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#84. One day I gave Clifford a bath. And I combed his hair and took hom to the dog show. I'd like to say Clifford won first prize ... but he didn't. I don't care. You can keep all your small dogs. You can keep all your black, white, brown, and spotted dogs. I'll keep Clifford ... Wouldn't you? - Author: Norman Bridwell
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#85. There's never really been a time when vampires weren't so over that you would be crazy to write a vampire book, or so huge that you would be crazy to write a vampire book. I'm not sure there's ever going to be a time. We went from Anne Rice to Buffy to 'Twilight.' - Author: Holly Black
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#86. ... I to you will open The book of a black sin, deep printed in me. ... my disease lies in my soul. Thomas Dekker, The Noble Spanish Soldier - Author: Robert Galbraith
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#87. The high rate of unemployment among teenagers, and especially black teenagers, is both a scandal and a serious source of social unrest. Yet it is largely a result of minimum wage laws. We regard the minimum wage law as one of the most, if not the most, anti-black laws on the statute books. - Author: Milton Friedman
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#88. I don't know how Frank presented the old Mothers, since I never read the book. There might be some opinions on what he said, but I - or anyone else - could not make any corrections to anything Frank did. - Author: Jimmy Carl Black
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#89. What I didn't say was that each time I picked up a German dictionary or a German book, the very sight of those dense, black, barbed-wire letters made my mind shut like a clam. - Author: Sylvia Plath
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#90. Every book is its own black hole. Don't fight the pull; find out where it takes you. - Author: Richelle E. Goodrich
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#91. Do you think that Gwendolyn Brooks would give an award to someone who hated Black women, the lie that was circulated throughout New York and reached all the way down to Martinique where I was a guest Professor? The lie was circulated by people who don't read my books. - Author: Ishmael Reed
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#92. In the late 1990s, I wrote a book from the point of view of a young black woman who has barricaded herself in her college dorm room, pursued by a man, either real or imagined, who finally materializes as the father she has never known. - Author: Susan Shreve
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#93. You can't write a children's book that takes more than five or six minutes to read, because it will drive the parents batty. It has to be compact. Nobody thinks about the parents when they write these stupid books. I could write longer children's books, but it would actually be bad if I did. - Author: Michael Ian Black
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#94. I had to do the book because there was an unauthorised biography which didn't tell it like it was. - Author: Cilla Black
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#95. I am the black in the book the letters on the pages that you memorize. - Author: Owl City
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#96. Celaena pulled another book toward her and grinned. It was as if someone had read her mind. It was a large black volume entitled The Walking Dead in tarnished silver letters. Thankfully, the captain didn't see the title before she opened it. - Author: Sarah J. Maas
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#97. Oh, hey, kettle, I'm pot and wow, you're black." - Owen - Author: Olivia Cunning
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#98. When I first started dating my husband, I had this weird fascination with the circus and clowns and old carnival things and sideshow freaks and all that. About a month after we started dating, he bought me this amazing black-and-white photo book on the circus in the 1930s, and I started sobbing. - Author: Christina Hendricks
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#99. We've all got a black book of missed opportunities. - Author: Jim Broadbent
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#100. You know you're getting old when all the names in your black book have M. D. after them. - Author: Harrison Ford
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