quote

Zora Neale Hurston > Quotes > Quotable Quote

Zora Neale Hurston

“Her resolutions against Jim Meserve were just like the lightning-bugs holding a convention. They met at night and made scorning speeches against the sun and swore to do away with it and light up the world themselves. But the sun came up next morning and they all went under the leaves and owned up that the sun was boss-man in the world.”


Zora Neale Hurston, Seraph on the Suwanee
Read more quotes from Zora Neale Hurston


Share this quote:

Friends Who Liked This Quote


To see what your friends thought of this quote, please sign up!

All Quotes | My Quotes | Add A Quote

Play The 'Guess That Quote' Game

This Quote Is From

Seraph on the Suwanee Seraph on the Suwanee by Zora Neale Hurston
580 ratings, average rating, 54 reviews


Browse By Tag

More...