Countee Cullen - Quotes

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For we must be one thing or the other, an asset or a liability, the sinew in your wing to help you soar, or the chain to bind you to earth. ---->>>

There is no secret to success except hard work and getting something indefinable which we call 'the breaks.' In order for a writer to succeed, I suggest three things - read and write - and wait. ---->>>

So in the dark we hide the heart that bleeds, And wait, and tend our agonizing seeds. ---->>>

I have a rendezvous with life. ---->>>

Your love to me was like an unread book. ---->>>

I was reared in the conservative atmosphere of a Methodist parsonage. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 03-30, 1903
Die: 01-09, 1946
Occupation: Poet

Countee Cullen (May 30, 1903 – January 9, 1946), born Countee LeRoy Porter, was a prominent African-American poet, novelist, children's writer, and playwright during the Harlem Renaissance.(wikipedia)