By nature, people are petty and jealous. They envy what they lack and because...– Sherrilyn Kenyon, Acheron (via smileprettyforthewreckingball)
a beloved father who died of cancer in poverty and unbearable pain, ten years ago. a mother so ill she thinks I’m her mother, if she thinks of me at all. a brother so ill he steals from our demented mother while she lives/dies in poor medicare provided assisted living. a bankrupt step-father who laughs off the tens of thousands of dollars of stolen inheritance from my long-dead...
youcancallmepotter: No matter who you are, what you have been through, how terrible you have felt, regardless of where you come from, what you do, what you look like, how you behave, always know that one thing above everything else is true. Jack Harkness would fuck you. the tags. <3
pandacake ♡: Human and Nonhuman Oppression →
pandacake: Although the experience of each group of victims will always be somewhat unique, the ideologies themselves are structurally similar. The mentality that enables such violence is the same. It is the mentality of domination and subjugation, of privilege and oppression. It is the mentality that causes us to turn someone into something, to reduce a life to a unit of production, to erase...
All of life is just like me. I want to live. So do all souls, all living beings....– Mahavira (599-527 B.C)
Self-Deception and Slaughter: The Psychological... →
pandacake: “It is hard for sensitive souls to comprehend the degree of emotional obtuseness and depth of denial in the mind of a killer. But I have to say: I don’t believe for a minute that this is the true selfhood of anyone, no matter how depraved or deprived they act. Rather, I think they’re ignorantly agreeing to be robbed of the lovely qualities — including normal sympathy and genuine...
How does one know if she has forgiven? You tend to feel sorrow over the...– Clarissa Pinkola Estes (via creatingaquietmind)
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive...– Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Strength To Love, 1963 (via fuckyeahexistentialism)
Fanat!ks fantastic felony: envy, hope, reason to... →
fanat1k: right now we have such a cute vegan couple as our guests. It’s like you feel that they belong together. I told them today that I’m impressed what kind of aura they have and they told me that they are together for 11 years. They also told me how they became vegan together. *_* They are so cute and…
Being tender and open is beautiful. As a woman, I feel continually shhh’ed. Too...– Zooey Deschanel (via pandacake)
Thoughts can create such a barrier that even if you are standing before a...– Osho (via pandacake)