Obstacles that would normally lead a person to change their plans, like a car breaking down only made her more determined to forge ahead.
We had a very Tom and Jerry relationship, me and my mother.
One look at the expression on her face, and I knew better than to speak.
When they came, they came. when they didn't, they didn't.
Had I lived a different life, getting thrown out of speeding minibus might have fazed me.
These little boy and his mom,our arms and legs covered in blood and dirty, laughing together through the pain in the light of petrol station on the site of road in the middle of the night.
The British abolished salary in name but kept it in practice.
Humans being humans and sex being sex.
Integration by its nature was a political act,. but the get-togethers themselves weren't political at all.
That's how a policere stage works-everyone thinks everyone else is the police.
The doctors took her up to the delivery room, cut open her belly and reached in and poured out half white house black child who violeted any number of laws, statutes and regulation -I was born a crime.
Just because I live without a man doesn't mean I've never had husband.Got in my husband.
Language even more than cover definite who you are to people.
Maybe I didn't look like you, but if I spoke like you, I was you.
Kids still got taste and bulleted, but it was over usual kind staff: being fat or being skinny, being tall or being short, being smart or being dump.,I don't remember anybody been tasted about their races.
The world saw me as colored, but I didn't spend my life looking at myself.
The only places she would have less value would be China.
learn from your past, and be better because of your past.
Don't cry about your past. life is full of pain, let the pain sharpen you. But don't hold onto it. Don't be bitter.
My mother wanted her child beholded to know fate. She wanted me to be free to go anywhere，do anything，be anyone.
Ve tell people to follow their dreams, but you can only dream of what you can imagine and depending on where you come from，your imagination can be quite limited.
If you think too much about the ass-kicking your mom gave you, or the ass-kicking that life gave you. You 'll stop pushing the boundaries and breaking the rules.it's better to take it.Spending some time crying，then wake up the next day and move on.
She was fire. he was ice. They were opposites that attracted, and I am a mix of them both.
The white people would ch and watch the black people eat, and the black people would sit and eat and watch the white people watching them eat.
It's easier to be an insider as an outsider than to be an outsider as an insider.
Rose mix the blends were always lurking，waiting to peek out and feel of losing their status kept white people in line.
One of the most isinister things about apartheid was that it taught coloured people that it was black black people who were holding them back.
A man is not determined by how much he earns. you can still be the man of the house and earn less than your woman. Being a man is not what you have,it's who you are. Being more of a man doesn't mean your women has to be less than you.
Give a man a fish and he will eat for day, teacher men to fish and he will eat for a lifetime.
Everyone has different notions of right and wrong, different definitions of what constituted crime. and what level of crime they are willing to participated in.
The hood has the gravitational pull. it never leaves you behind.But it also never let you leave.Because by making the chance to leave, you're insulting the place that you and made you and never turned you away.
You must be careful who you surrounded yourself with because where you're can determine who you are.
You're trying to teach him a lesson, and now that lesson is rest of his life.
If you talk to a man in a language he understands that goes to his head.,If you talk to him in his language that goes to his heart.
The world has been charged to be scared of him, but the reality is that he is scared of the world. Because he has none of the tools necessary to copy with it.
When I beat you, i'm trying to save you. When they beat you, they are trying to kill you.
She had a self confident about her that I never possessed. Even when he was working in the garden, dressed in overalls and covered in muld. You could see how attractive she was.
He only wants a woman who is free because he dreamed it to put her in a cage.