Viva La Revolution
"and if he wants to leave
then let him leave
you are terrifying
and strange and beautiful
something not everyone knows how to love"
- Warsan Shire,
For Women Who Are Difficult To Love
"You have to find the right distance between people. Too close, and they overwhelm you, too far and they abandon you."
- Hanif Kureishi (via
"People have a hard time letting go of their suffering. Out of a fear of the unknown, they prefer suffering that is familiar."
Thich Nhat Hanh
"Individuals do not create rebellions; conditions do."
- Imam Jamil Abdullah Al-Amin (H. Rap Brown)
"Pain changes people."