Top 20 Quotes Of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Book

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I don’t want to be immortal if it mean living forever, cause then everybody else just die and get old in front of you while you stay the same.

Rebecca Skloot, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Like I’m always telling my brothers, if you gonna go into history, you can’t do it with a hate attitude. You got to remember, times was different.

Rebecca Skloot, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

It’s not only the story of HeLa cells and Henrietta Lacks, but of Henrietta’s family particularly Deborah and their lifelong struggle to make peace with the existence of those cells, and the science that made them possible.

Rebecca Skloot, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Some things you got to release. Gary said. The more you hold them in, the worse you get. When you release them, they got to go somewhere else. 

Rebecca Skloot, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

These cells have transformed modern medicine.

Rebecca Skloot, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

What really would upset Henrietta is the fact that Dr. Gey never told the family anything.

Rebecca Skloot, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

I keep with me all I know about you deep in my soul, because I am part of you, and you are me.

Rebecca Skloot, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

The idea that God chose Henrietta as an angel who would be reborn as immortal cells made a lot more sense to them than the explanation.

Rebecca Skloot, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

If you pretty up how people spoke and change the things they said, that’s dishonest. It’s taking away their lives, their experiences, and their selves.

Rebecca Skloot, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Whether you think the commercialization of medical research is good or bad depends on how into capitalism you are.

Rebecca Skloot, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Only cells that had been transformed by a virus or a genetic mutation had the potential to become immortal.

Rebecca Skloot, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Her cells went up in the first space missions to see what would happen to human cells in zero gravity, or that they helped with some of the most important advances in medicine: the polio vaccine, chemotherapy, cloning, gene mapping, in vitro fertilization.

Rebecca Skloot, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Like many doctors of his era, TeLinde often used patients from the public wards for research, usually without their knowledge.

Rebecca Skloot, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Whether you think the commercialization of medical research is good or bad depends on how into capitalism you are.

Rebecca Skloot, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Some things you got to release. The more you hold them in, the worse you get. When you release them, they got to go somewhere else.

Rebecca Skloot, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Man brought nothing into this world and he’ll carry nothing out. Sometime we care about stuff too much. We worry when there’s nothing to worry about.

Rebecca Skloot, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Sometimes I wonder, if somebody taught her sign language, maybe she’d still be alive.

Rebecca Skloot, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Some of the stories were conjured by white plantation owners taking advantage of the long-held African belief that ghosts caused disease and death.

Rebecca Skloot, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

But maybe I’ll come back as some HeLa cells like my mother, that way we can do good together out there in the world.

Rebecca Skloot, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

If you gonna go into history, you can’t do it with a hate attitude. You got to remember, times was different.

Rebecca Skloot, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

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