Motivational Quotes from Cherrie Moraga

I am the daughter of a Chicana and anglo. I think most days I am an embarrassment to both groups. I sometimes hate the white in me so viciously that I long to forget the commitment my skin has imposed upon my life.

Cherrie Moraga

Oppression does not make for hearts as big as all outdoors. Oppression makes us big and small. Expressive and silenced. Deep and dead.

Cherrie Moraga

In 1984, I turned to theater in the hopes of finding a more direct form of communication between me and my people.

Cherrie Moraga