- Name: Zora Neale Hurston
- Born: 01/07/1891
- Died: 01/28/1960 (69 years old)
- Occupation: Folklorist, anthropologist, ethnographer, novelist, short story writer, filmmaker
- Website: zoranealehurston.com
Zora Neale Hurston (January 7, 1891 – January 28, 1960) was an American author, anthropologist, and filmmaker. She portrayed racial struggles in the early-1900s American South and published research on hoodoo. The most popular of her four novels is Their Eyes Were Watching God, published in 1937. She also wrote more than 50 short stories, plays, and essays.
Birth Place: Notasulga, Alabama, U.S.
Death Place: Fort Pierce, Florida, U.S.
Zora Neale Hurston quotes :
It's a funny thing, the less people have to live for, the less nerve they have to risk losing nothing.Zora Neale Hurston
So the brother in black offers to these United States the source of courage that endures, and laughter.Zora Neale Hurston
It is one of the blessings of this world that few people see visions and dream dreams.Zora Neale Hurston
It seems to me that trying to live without friends is like milking a bear to get cream for your morning coffee. It is a whole lot of trouble, and then not worth much after you get it.Zora Neale Hurston
If you want that good feeling that comes from doing things for other folks then you have to pay for it in abuse and misunderstanding.Zora Neale Hurston