Lena Horne Quotes

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Born: June 30, 1917, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
Birth Country: USA
Died: Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA, May 9, 2010
Occupation: Music artist

1.
Always be smarter than the people who hire you.
- Lena Horne

2.
Don't be afraid to feel as angry or as loving as you can, because when you feel nothing, it's just death.
- Lena Horne

3.
Every color I can think of and nationality, we were all touched by Dr. King because he made us like each other and respect each other.
- Lena Horne

4.
I'm not alone, I'm free. I no longer have to be a credit, I don't have to be a symbol to anybody I don't have to be a first to anybody.
- Lena Horne

5.
I'm still learning, you know. At 80, I feel there is a lot I don't know.
- Lena Horne

6.
Malcolm X made me very strong at a time I needed to understand what I was angry about. He had peace in his heart. He exerted a big influence on me.
- Lena Horne

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