*sees a mans ego getting crushed*
Why just a mans? Thats sexist.
(Source: slugfucker, via bodysexgender)
"It’s a most distressing affliction to have a sentimental heart and a skeptical mind."
— Nagulb Mahfouz (via fables-of-the-reconstruction)
"Some periods of our growth are so confusing that we don’t even recognize that growth is happening…Those long periods when something inside ourselves seems to be waiting, holding its breath, unsure about what the next step should be, eventually become the periods we wait for, for it is in those periods that we realize that we are being prepared for the next phase of our life and that, in all probability, a new level of the personality is about to be revealed."
— Alice Walker (via redemption-songs)
(Source: kameelahwrites, via lawannabesocialworker)
"Oppressed groups are frequently placed in the situation of being listened to only if we frame our ideas in the language that is familiar to and comfortable for a dominant group. This requirement often changes the meaning of our ideas and works to elevate the ideas of dominant groups."
— Patricia Hill Collins (via cielito-lindo)
(Source: queerintersectional, via undocupickuplines)