Lemn Sissay Quotes


To Western parents that want to adopt a child I would say to people that money is not everything wealth does not matter.

A blog is neither a diary nor a journal. Many people think of blogging in relation to those two things confessional or practical. It is neither but includes elements of both.

Dysfunction is a true reaction to untruth.

Technology will never last if it ignores human beings' basic instinct to express and discover through expression.

I think we are in an age where cash pays for time and space. The more cash you have the bigger space you can buy and the smaller the technology to put in it.

I think I'll paint roads on my front room walls to convince myself that I'm going places

You can define how strong a democracy is by how its government treats ... the child of the state.

My foster parents were very religious. They told me that they had not decided to take me in rather that it was God that had decided it for them.

My real mother is a survivor very strong and respected by the people who know her but our relationship is not easy - but then it was never going to be.

I bring my past I bring my future I bring my rights and I bring my song I stand atop the Hacienda and shout We belong Here. We belong.