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Brief author info: Gwendolyn Brooks (1917-2000) American writer, poet and novelist known for her strong voice and social observation; much of work centers around the African American experience in America; as such, considered to have foreshadowed later African American writers' works (such as Imamu Amiri Baraka's); won Pulitzer Prize for Annie Allen, her second book of poems; well known for her novel Maud Martha.
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There can be no whiter whiteness than this one: An insurance man's shirt on its morning run.
Poetry is life distilled.
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Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
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If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.
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Life is very short, and there's no time for fussing and fighting my friends.
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It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
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Do not grow old, no matter how long you live. Never cease to stand like curious children before the Great Mystery into which we are born.
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