29 5 / 2012

"…Art really is the acquisition of knowledge, and it can lead knowledge to wisdom."
- Toni Morrison, one of the most enlightened and transcendent writers in American history, and the first African American woman to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature, receives the Presidential Medal of Freedom today from President Barack Obama, our first African American President.
The quote is from her interview with Charlie Rose, which aired May 28, 2012 on CBS This Morning. 
Image credit: Timothy Greenfield-Sanders.

"…Art really is the acquisition of knowledge, and it can lead knowledge to wisdom."

- Toni Morrison, one of the most enlightened and transcendent writers in American history, and the first African American woman to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature, receives the Presidential Medal of Freedom today from President Barack Obama, our first African American President.

The quote is from her interview with Charlie Rose, which aired May 28, 2012 on CBS This Morning. 

Image credit: Timothy Greenfield-Sanders.

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