People are just too hopeful, and sometimes hope is the biggest weapon of all to use against us. People will believe anything.
Also, people are not often aware of the way the United States' policies influence what happens in places like Haiti or El Salvador or Nicaragua. Or in Columbia right now.
Influence is to be measured, not by the extent of surface it covers, but by its kind.- William Ellery Channing
No power in society, no hardship in your condition can depress you, keep you down, in know...- William Ellery Channing
I came from a broken home, so my mom was a major influence in my life.- Julius Erving
Do it now. It is not safe to leave a generous feeling to the cooling influences of the wor- Thomas Guthrie
Those who choose, conduct, present, and accompany the music may influence the spirit of re...- Boyd K. Packer
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|Birth:||19th January, 1969|
|Profession:||Author, Essayist, Novelist|
Edwidge Danticat was born in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. She is a Haitian-American author, essayist, and novelist. She is an award-winning author of 'Breath, Eyes, Memory,' 'Krik? Krak!' and 'The Dew Breaker,' among others. She received a BA in French literature and a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from Brown University in 1993. Since completing her MFA, she has taught creative writing at the New York University and the University of Miami.
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