Haitian Creole quotes

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Men always sell strawberries, women, blackberries, your all- knowing Creole friend says. 'Why?' you ask. 'Ah, it has always been t ...
The Haitian people are gentle and lovable except for their enormous and unconscious cruelty.
(Brazil:) I've never beheld such a paradise. The people are enchanting and--a mercy on this earth of ours--this is the only place ...
... cooking is just like religion. Rules don't no more make a cook than sermons make a saint.
The egg is back. The egg is back.
We shall prepare the coffee of reconciliation through the filter of justice. Through reconciliation, streams of tears will come to ...
I tell people all the time, you have to be in love with that pot. You have to put all your love in that pot. If you're in a hurry, ...
The almighty dollar, that great object of universal devotion.
Misfortune is never invited. And it comes and sits at the table without permission and it eats, leaving nothing but bones.
We sing the funeral, as goes the custom, with the hymn of the Dead. But Manuel, he chose a hymn for the living: the song of the co ...
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