You can’t calm the storm…so stop trying. What you can do is calm yourself. The storm will pass.
Men marry women with the hope they will never change. Women marry men with the hope they will change. Invariably they are both disappointed.
I am screwed. I have screwed myself again. I resent screwing myself. I resent not being strong enough not to screw myself.
|—||Charles Bukowski, The Continual Condition|
Desperation is the raw material of drastic change. Only those who can leave behind everything they have ever believed in can hope to escape.
|—||William S. Burroughs|
This whole ‘race card’ thing…just because you mention race doesn’t mean you’re ‘playing the race card’. Somehow the ‘race card’ has become this thing to stop black people from talking about race. You cannot denounce racism and white supremacy without playing the ‘race card.’
|—||Marc Lamont Hill on CNN|
I want to be around people that do things. I don’t want to be around people anymore that judge or talk about what people do. I want to be around people that dream and support and do things.
I could start fires with what I feel for you.
|—||David Ramirez, Fires (via wingnutzz)|