My mother was very strong. Once she picked up a coconut and smashed it against my father’s head. It taught me about women defending themselves and not collapsing in a heap. written by Alice Walker 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Alice Walker previous Quotes My mother taught me a lot of things but they had big presuppositions built in – like her expectation that I’d be a missionary nurse in a religious order. next Quotes Something that I think I figured out slowly was if you’re playing a show and there’s a chatter or there is you know a lot of noise – people talking or something – I was never the one whose instinct was to try to be louder than them. You may also like We have salads some other beverages. But in... It’s an unfair comparison because when things are... It does get old to have to always... What’s disgusting about genetic modification of food? I... My dad is my dad, but he’s not... The most important thing for having a party... Say yes to everything. I’m not going to stop painting just to... Technically my first acting job was in one... I’ve always been a fan of Justin Timberlake.