Quotations by Arna Bontemps

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Born: Monday, October 13, 1902
Died: Monday, June 4, 1973 (70 years old)
Profession: Poet
Nationality: American


How dare anyone, parent, schoolteacher, or merely literary critic, tell me not to act colored.
- Arna Bontemps
(Keywords: Act, Literary)

Is there something we have forgotten? Some precious thing we have lost, wandering in strange lands?
- Arna Bontemps

Let us keep the dance of rain our fathers kept and tread our dreams beneath the jungle sky.
- Arna Bontemps
(Keywords: Dreams, Dance, Fathers, Jungle, Rain, Sky)

Yet would we die as some have done, beating a way for the rising sun.
- Arna Bontemps
(Keywords: Sun)







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