James Baldwin Quotes (173 quotes)




James Baldwin
Source/Notes:
The Black Boy Looks at the White Boy in Esquire (May 1961); republished in Nobody Knows My Name: More Notes of a Native Son (1961)
James Baldwin
Source/Notes:
Nobody Knows My Name (2013 edition), Random House LLC - ISBN: 9780804149730
James Baldwin
Source/Notes:
Fifth Avenue, Uptown: a Letter from Harlem in Esquire (July 1960); republished in Nobody Knows My Name: More Notes of a Native Son (1961)


If you know some quotes that would be a good fit here, send us a note!

James Baldwin
Picture Source: Wikimedia Commons
James BaldwinShare on Facebook

Born: August 2, 1924

Died: December 1, 1987 (aged 63)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Educator, writer, novelist, poet, playwright, activist

Bio: James Arthur Baldwin was an American novelist, essayist, playwright, poet, and social critic.

Quote of the day

He possessed simplicity and liberality, qualities which beyond a certain limit lead to ruin.
Tacitus

Popular Authors

`