James Baldwin Quotes (173 quotes)
“There is never time in the future in which we will work out our salvation. The challenge is in the moment; the time is always now.”
Nobody Knows My Name (2013 edition), Random House LLC - ISBN: 9780804149730
The Fire Next Time (2013 edition), Random House LLC - ISBN: 9780804149723
“Confronted with the impossibility of remaining faithful to one's beliefs, and the equal impossibility of becoming free of them, one can be driven to the most inhuman excesses.”
Stranger in the Village, Harper's (October 1953); republished in Notes of a Native Son (1955)
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsJames Baldwin
Born: August 2, 1924
Died: December 1, 1987 (aged 63)
Occupation: Educator, writer, novelist, poet, playwright, activist
Bio: James Arthur Baldwin was an American novelist, essayist, playwright, poet, and social critic.