Lucille Clifton Quotes

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Born: 1936-06-27, Depew, New York, USA
Birth Country: USA
Died: Baltimore, Maryland, USA, 2010-02-13
Occupation: Writer

1.
People wish to be poets more than they wish to write poetry, and that's a mistake. One should wish to celebrate more than one wishes to be celebrated.
- Lucille Clifton

2.
Poetry is a matter of life, not just a matter of language.
- Lucille Clifton

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