A library is never complete. That’s the joy of it. We are always seeking one more book to add to our collection.
Catherynne M. Valente, The Girl Who Fell Beneath Fairyland and Led the Revels There. (via falling-inlove-with-books)
You get a little moody sometimes but I think that’s because you like to read. People that like to read are always a little fucked up.

Pat Conroy, The Prince of Tides (via observando)


(via booksandpublishing)

A person of good intelligence and sensitivity cannot exist in this society very long without having some anger about the inequality - and it’s not just a bleeding-heart, knee-jerk, liberal kind of a thing - it is just a normal human reaction to a nonsensical set of values where we have cinnamon flavored dental floss and there are people sleeping in the street.
George Carlin (via josiemarsh)

(Quelle: mandyschmandy)




EUROPEANS TAUGHT FOR CENTURIES that Africa had no written history, literature or philosophy (claiming Egypt was other than African). When roughly 1 MILLION manuscripts were found in Timbuktu/Mali covering , according to Reuters “all the fields of human knowledge: law, the sciences, medicine,” IT DID NOT MAKE MAINSTREAM NEWS as did the lies taught by Europeans concerning Africa

I want to read.

Yeah quite literally Europeans didn’t even think it was possible for them to have written language


Girls from a West Bank village cool off in the Dead Sea.
By Paolo Pellegrin

Sometimes you put up walls – not to keep people out, but to see who cares enough to break them down.
Socrates (via onlinecounsellingcollege)


Jerusalem Muslim Quarter, Ramadan (by derric.wong)

(Quelle: samstapley)