Palestine’s children. Homes destroyed, their families create a makeshift shelter from an abandoned store.

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aseaofquotes:

Roald Dahl, Danny the Champion of the World

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metaphorformetaphor:

You fall in love with people’s minds.

— Anaïs Nin, Henry & June: From the Unexpurgated Diary of Anais Nin. Harcourt, 1986

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"Before you speak, ask yourself: Is it kind, is it true, is it necessary, does it improve upon the silence?"

Shirdi Sai Baba (via spinals)

(Source: akilivumbi)

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thisiswhiteprivilege:

White privilege is not feeling anxious about having to hear racist comments again once school starts back up.

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"I will stay gentle
no matter what I endure,
I am so much more."

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hneennzzal:

Eid in Gaza, Palestinians teach life. 

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hashtag-beirut:

Adrienne Rich, “Snapshots of a Daughter-in-Law.”

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"Each relationship between two persons is absolutely unique. That is why you cannot love two people the same. It simply is not possible. You love each person differently because of who they are and the uniqueness that they draw out of you."

—  Wm. Paul Young, The Shack: Where Tragedy Confronts Eternity (via wordsnquotes)

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"Words are like that, they deceive, they pile up, it seems they do not know where to go, and, suddenly, because of two or three or four that suddenly come out, simple in themselves, a personal pronoun, an adverb, an adjective, we have the excitement of seeing them coming irresistibly to the surface through the skin and the eyes and upsetting the composure of our feelings, sometimes the nerves that can not bear it any longer, they put up with a great deal, they put up with everything…"

— José Saramago, Blindness (via wordsnquotes)

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"There is more blood than water flowing here in Gaza."

— A German journalist in response to the water supply shortages caused by the incessant airstrikes. (via transparent-flowers)

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