Baldwin is a Germanic name, composed of the elements bald "bold" and win "friend".

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    Christianity has operated with an unmitigated arrogance and cruelty—necessarily, since a religion ordinarily imposes on those who have discovered the true faith the spiritual duty of liberating the infidels.
    —James Baldwin (1924–1987)

    Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them.
    —James Baldwin (1924–1987)

    Rage cannot be hidden, it can only be dissembled. This dissembling deludes the thoughtless, and strengthens rage and adds, to rage, contempt.
    —James Baldwin (1924–1987)