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Truly powerful people have great humility. They do not try to impress, they do...– Sanaya Roman, Living with Joy: Keys to Personal Power and Spiritual Transformation (via monamade)
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In recent years when young white males, especially those who have class...– bell hooks in We Real Cool, p. 92 (via daniellemertina) truth, truth, truth, truth, truth truth truth. (via sapphrikah)
“Si es que tu no me quieres, pues anda ya y vete. Te burlaste de mi pobre corazón. Que mala suerte. Ya no me expliques nada. Con el tiempo veras que este amor que yo te daba es mas puro que nada. Te Arrempetiras.”
I just wanna thank the members of Congress who took a break from their...– President Barack Obama (via elesheva) Shade!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! LOLOLOLOL (via kyssthis16) All the Shade! (via earthwindfire82)
If you hear the dogs, keep going. If you see the torches in the woods, keep...– Harriet Tubman (via rsvnr)
I didn’t want to kiss you goodbye — that was the trouble — I wanted to kiss you...– Ernest Hemingway (via cityyandcolour)
I always feel bad, man. I promise you there is no white writer out there, who...– Junot Diaz, at New York City College of Technology in Downtown Brooklyn. more. (via kingslayer-) The god has spoken.
The Europeans are not yet willing to acknowledge that the world did not wait in...– John Henrik Clarke, “Education for a New Reality in the African World” (1994)
On Marriage, Singleness, & Our True Identity
quitecamille: Within 2 months of our relationship, Victor and I knew that we were headed for marriage. Prior to our relationship, we had spent 4 months being each other’s prayer partners. We were dreamy eyed and prayerful—which is the worst kind of preparation for marriage. My parents begged me to reconsider and reminded me that it is our (first American generation Filipin@) cultural norm to be...
When the very last grief deadens all our pain, I will follow you there…– Vera Pavolova, from “[When the very last grief],” trans. Steven Seymour (via proustitute)