"Inspiration comes from the intelligent study of the universe heightened to a systematic way of life … The principal way is study and practice ... The more intense the need for inspiration, the wider the search, the deeper the concentration ... Having nourished itself with insights from the ages, courage from beloved ancestors, and clear-eyed observations of present reality, the creative soul can go to work." -- Ayi Kwei Armah, Eloquence of the Scribes
- “wah sweet nanny goat gwine run em belly”— Jamaican/Caribbean proverb (via blackproverbs)
- “Duppy know who fi frighten”— Jamaican saying meaning people know who they can intimidate. The literal...