"A woman who is willing to be herself and pursue her own potential runs not so much the risk of loneliness, as the challenge of exposure to more interesting men - and people in general."
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men."Lorraine Hansberry on Frederick Douglass
"I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman."Lorraine Hansberry on Anais Nin
"Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance."Lorraine Hansberry on Oscar Wilde
"Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?"Lorraine Hansberry on Confucius
"Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men."Lorraine Hansberry on Mahatma Gandhi
"Seems like God don't see fit to give the black man nothing but dreams - but He did give us children to make them dreams seem worthwhile."
"There is always something left to love. And if you ain't learned that, you ain't learned nothing."
"Take away the violence and who will hear the men of peace?"