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all quotes by Alice Walker (3)

"Expect nothing. Live frugally / On surprise."

Expect Nothing | january 1973

"I think it pisses God off if you walk by the color purple in a field somewhere and don't notice it."

The Color Purple | 1982

"In search of my mother's garden, I found my own."

In Search of Our Mothers' Gardens | january 1983
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