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Hate Masks Pain (James Baldwin)

“I imagine one of the reasons people cling to their hates so stubbornly is because they sense, once hate is gone, they will be forced to deal with pain.” ― James Baldwin, The Fire Next Time

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Today’s Quote: James Baldwin

All roles are dangerous. The world tends to trap you in the role you play. It is always extremely hard to maintain a watchful, mocking distance between oneself as one appears to be and oneself as one actually is. ~James … Continue reading

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