Doris Lessing On Prejudice

F7729DE5-60F9-4029-BA95-BD13909F52B7 Doris May Lessing (October 22, 1919 – November 17, 2013)

While the cruelties of the white man toward the black man are among the heaviest counts in the indictment against humanity, colour prejudice is not our original fault, but only one aspect of the atrophy of the imagination that prevents us from seeing ourselves in every creature that breathes under the sun.