nobody likes you when you're 23.

You can’t ask a mother to moderately snatch her baby out of a burning house. Revolution is a serious thing, the most serious thing about a revolutionary’s life. When one commits oneself to the struggle, it must be for a lifetime.

—Angela Davis (via lastuli)

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You had me at a point where I would’ve left the entire world behind for you.

—2:03am, I really loved you that much. (via unstable-skies)

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Sadness suits me. I savor it the way some people savor good food. Sleep or sadness, it’s all the same to me. Come get me. Like an ocean hungry to lap you up.

Sandra Cisneros in Caramelo (via xicanariot)

(via soychorizo)


—Wish You Were Here


Incubus - Wish You Were Here

I dig my toes into the sand.
The ocean looks like a thousand diamonds strewn across a blue blanket.
I lean against the wind, pretend that i am weightless and in this moment i am happy.

Dr. King’s policy was that nonviolence would achieve the gains for black people in the United States. His major assumption was that if you are nonviolent, if you suffer, your opponent will see your suffering and will be moved to change his heart. That’s very good. He only made one fallacious assumption: In order for nonviolence to work, your opponent must have a conscience. The United States has none.

—Stokely Carmichael (Kwame Ture)

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