Lightly Child, Lightly
Eternal Optimism With The Required Dose of Realism
Lightly Child, Lightly
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"Keep a green tree in your heart and perhaps a singing bird will come."
Chinese proverb (via emotional-algebra)
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"We need women who are so strong they can be gentle, so educated they can be humble, so fierce they can be compassionate, so passionate they can be rational, and so disciplined they can be free."
Kavita Ramdas (via thatkindofwoman)
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salamalaikum:

Iran-
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"Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again. This time more intelligently."
Henry Ford  (via thatkindofwoman)
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"Having seen how lucidly and logically certain madmen
justify their lunatic ideas to themselves and to others,
I can never again be sure of the lucidness of my lucidity"
      Fernando Pessoa, The Book of Disquiet (via fuckyeahexistentialism)
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"Oh how we forget
that everything is a choice
and we can decide."
Daily Haiku on Love by Tyler Knott Gregson (via thatkindofwoman)
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"A beautiful day begins with a beautiful mindset. When you wake up, take a second to think about what a privilege it is to simply be alive and healthy. The moment you start acting like life is a blessing, I assure you it will start to feel like one. Time spent appreciating is time worth living."
(via bonvivantx)
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seven-minds:

Saudi school girls in Jeddah in 1980 photographed by the National Geographic
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"Read absolutely everything you get your hands on because you’ll never know where you’ll get an idea from.."
Malcolm X (via theculturedactivist)