James Baldwin Quote

It is only because the world looks on his talent with such a frightening indifference that the artist is compelled to make his talent important.


Notes of a Native Son (ed. 1964)

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It is only because the world looks on his talent with such a frightening indifference that the artist is compelled to make his talent important.

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It is only because the world looks on his talent with such a frightening indifference that the artist is compelled to make his talent important.

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It is only because the world looks on his talent with such a frightening indifference that the artist is compelled to make his talent important.

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It is only because the world looks on his talent with such a frightening indifference that the artist is compelled to make his talent important.