James Baldwin on Love

“Love takes off the masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we cannot live within. I use the word “love” here not merely in the personal sense but as a state of being, or a state of grace – not in the infantile American sense of being made happy but in the tough and universal sense of quest and daring and growth.” 

James Baldwin – The Fire Next Time

Here’s the book link:-

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Fire-Next-Time-Dungeon-Classics/dp/0140182756/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1448561809&sr=8-1&keywords=baldwin+fire+next+time

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