A Quote by Imamu Amiri Baraka on art, existence, force, thought, and understanding

Thought is more important than art. . . . To revere art and have no understanding of the process that forces it into existence, is finally not even to understand what art is.

Imamu Amiri Baraka (1934 -)

Source: Famous Black Quotations, ed. Janet Cheatham Bell, 1995.

Contributed by: Zaady