Langston Hughes Quotes

- Notable Langston Hughes Quotes Index -

Born: February 1, 1902, Joplin, Missouri, USA
Birth Country: USA
Died: New York City, New York, USA, May 22, 1967
Occupation: Author

Beauty for some provides escape, who gain a happiness in eyeing the gorgeous buttocks of the ape or Autumn sunsets exquisitely dying.
- Langston Hughes

Hold fast to dreams For when dreams go Life is a barren field Frozen with snow.
- Langston Hughes

Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken-winged bird that cannot fly.
- Langston Hughes

Humor is laughing at what you haven't got when you ought to have it.
- Langston Hughes

Let the rain kiss you. Let the rain beat upon your head with silver liquid drops. Let the rain sing you a lullaby.
- Langston Hughes

Like a welcome summer rain, humor may suddenly cleanse and cool the earth, the air and you.
- Langston Hughes

Negroes - Sweet and docile, Meek, humble, and kind: Beware the day - They change their mind.
- Langston Hughes

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