Chinua achebe Quotes

“Until the lions have their own hist...

“Until the lions have their own historians, the history of the hunt will always glorify the hunter.” ― Chinua Achebe
📅︎ Jan 13
🚨︎ report

“Until the lions have their own hist...

“Until the lions have their own historians, the history of the hunt will always glorify the hunter.” -Chinua Achebe
📅︎ Feb 12
🚨︎ report

"When suffering knocks at your door and you say t...

"When suffering knocks at your door and you say there is no seat for him, he tells you not to worry because he has brought his own stool." -Chinua Achebe
📅︎ Jan 23
🚨︎ report

"The great thing about being human is our ability to fa...

"The great thing about being human is our ability to face adversity down by refusing to be defined by it refusing to be no more than its agent or its victim" - Chinua Achebe
📅︎ Sep 10
🚨︎ report

“The lizard that falls high from the iro...

“The lizard that falls high from the iroko tree to the ground praises itself if no one else did”- Chinua Achebe. African quote.
📅︎ Dec 13
🚨︎ report

“We are not opposed to criticism but we are getting a little ...

“We are not opposed to criticism but we are getting a little weary of all special types of criticism which have been designed for us by people whose knowledge of us is limited” -Chinua Achebe
📅︎ Aug 27
🚨︎ report