Charles W. Chesnutt - Quotes

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There's time enough, but none to spare.

There's time enough, but none to spare.

As man sows, so shall he reap. In works of fiction, such men are sometimes converted. More often, in real life, they do not change their natures until they are converted into dust.

As man sows, so shall he reap. In works of fiction, such men are sometimes converted. More often, in real life, they do not change their natures until they are converted into dust.

The workings of the human heart are the profoundest mystery of the universe. One moment they make us despair of our kind, and the next we see in them the reflection of the divine image. ---->>>

Sins, like chickens, come home to roost. ---->>>

Impossibilities are merely things of which we have not learned, or which we do not wish to happen. ---->>>

Those that set in motion the forces of evil cannot always control them afterwards. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: June 20, 1858
Birthplace:
Die: 11-15, 1932
Occupation: Novelist
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Charles Waddell Chesnutt (June 20, 1858 – November 15, 1932) was an African-American author, essayist, political activist and lawyer, best known for his novels and short stories exploring complex issues of racial and social identity in the post-Civil War South. Many families of free people of color were formed in the colonial and early Federal period; some attained education and property; in addition there were many mixed-race slaves, who as freedmen after the war were part of the complex society of the South (wikipedia)