I felt a tremendous distance between me and everything real. Hunter S. Thompson (via holmyhan)

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The Arabic word تكلم (to speak), has another root meaning كلم which means to wound.
How many people have we wounded with our words? (via iibrahim)

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I take great care of myself by carefully shutting myself away. Vincent van Gogh, Letter from Vincent van Gogh to Theo van Gogh (via human-resentipede)

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If I’m sincere today, what does it matter if I regret it tomorrow?  José SaramagoBlindness (via creatingaquietmind)

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Farah Rizvi on Urdu typography, family, and pattern #vcfa #vcfaeffect

Pakistani rickshaw art, credit here, as far as I can tell, and the Urdu translates to “I am driving a rickshaw, not a bullet!” Heh.
We’re not friends, we’re not enemies. We’re strangers with some memories. Frank Ocean  (via erfisperf)

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Call a boy a gentleman and watch his shoulders straighten. Call a girl a lady and watch her spirit turn graceful. Humanity was brought into existence by God speaking words into the void of the universe. We tend to become what we are called. The Medicine of Hope (via breanna-lynn)

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Racism isn’t born, folks. It’s taught. I have a 2-year-old son. Know what he hates? Naps. End of list. Dennis Leary, 1992  (via thegayyestone)

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The Hazuri Bagh Baradari (Urdu: حضوری باغ بارہ دری‎) is a baradari of white marble located in the Hazuri Bagh of Lahore, Pakistan. It was built by Maharaja Ranjit Singh, Sikh ruler in 1818. Elegant carved marble pillars support delicate cusped arches. The central area, where Maharaja Ranjit Singh held court, has a mirrored ceiling. The pavilion consisted of two storeys until it was damaged by lightning in 1932.
It is worse to be wounded by words than a sword. Moroccan proverb (via themindofaprincess)

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It is our love for humanity which makes us human, and it is our humanity which transcends the universe

Allama Iqbal
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Never chase anyone. A person who appreciates you will walk with you. Unknown (via ohteenscanrelate)

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Yuna - Falling! 

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