Wole Soyinka (July 13, 1934 - )
Related quotes by: Living people, view all...
Wole Soyinka in Wikipedia
Books and all forms of writing are terror to those who wish to suppress the truth.
Looking at faces of people, one gets the feeling there's a lot of work to be done.
It's the place to begin, always -- to return to home, literally.
The hand that dips into the bottom of the pot will eat the biggest snail.
What I looked forward to so much was the day I would hug Abiola, but that never happened. Let us not talk about that now. Let us concentrate on the inspiration that Abiola and his family have been to us.
For every five well-adjusted and smoothly functioning Americans, there are two who never had the chance to discover themselves. It may well be because they have never been alone with themselves.
(November 14, 1904 - September 13, 1990)
Their record is not indicative of what they're capable of doing. They showed us that this week.
I said to myself, 'Man, I'm so tired of hearing songs about peoples' ex-girlfriends. It's really nauseating. And the whole me, me, me aspect of it was just like (overdone).