“ Egypt is on the coast of Africa. It is not some small village in Sweden.
— Paul Mooney on the whitewashing of Egypt and Cleopatra (via humanformat)
“ My heart wants roots. My mind wants wings. I cannot bear their bickerings.
— E. Y. Harburg (via ignorantbliss)
“ An American, I said, sighing, but understanding my love of my adopted country perhaps for the first time: an American looks like a wounded person whose wound is hidden from others, and sometimes from herself. An American looks like me.
— Alice Walker, Possessing the Secret of Joy (via fly-underground)
“ She was a one way
ticket to heartbreak:
a lifetime of memories
and remains to be
the best night’s sleep
I’ll never have.
“ The Universe sends us exactly what we are ready for at the exact time we need it in our lives.
— Sending Light, Brooke (Kundalini Spirit)