" As a child I never heard one woman say to me, “I love my body.” Not my mother, my elder sister, my best friend. No one woman has ever said, “I am so proud of my body.” So I make sure to say it to Mia, because a positive physical outlook has to start at an early age. "
Kate Winslet (via littlefoxpaws)

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" There are years that ask questions and years that answer. "
Zora Neale Hurston (via rippedoutpagesofmymind)

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" Don’t argue your path with other people. Walk it. "
The Lazy Yogi (via onlinecounsellingcollege)

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" People say that slaves were taken from Africa. This is not true: People were taken from Africa, among them healers and priests, and were made into slaves. "

Abdullah Ibrahim //

from his interview in the doccie// AMANDLA : A Revolution in a 4 part hormony.

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a good response to the question “how old are you?” is something along the lines of “dunno i stopped counting after the first few centuries”

and it needs to be said seriously without smiling or humor or as casually as possible and followed by “so anyway” and a subject change as if it’s completely normal

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" Knowledge makes a man unfit to be a slave. "
Frederick Douglass (via moralanarchism)

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