• 1492: These Indians are barbarians, they wear no clothes.
  • 2012: These Muslims are barbarians, they wear too many clothes.
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I wake
to you everywhere.
you are not here. Reach (Nayyirah Waheed)

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I think the hardest person to love is yourself. (via xbebel)

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i am the question you cannot ask,
and the answer you will not like. Georgia Whots, “On grey seas" cir 1950 (via 1924us)

(via ae-zindagi)

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I have lived
in my body
for years
and still need
maps and lights
to find my way
to how I feel.

Body of Maps (via goodgrasswidow)

(Source: Michelle K.)

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قلبي كالمرآة تنكسر من أصغر حجر يضربها
My heart is like a mirror; it is shattered at the strike of the smallest pebble. Unknown Arab Poet. (via kindredd-spirit)

(Source: arabswagger, via ae-zindagi)

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Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway. Earl Nightingale (via emotional-algebra)

(via souls-of-my-shoes)

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Never wash blood, with blood.

Afghan Proverb

(via rasouli)

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Every breath I take is a cry for help

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You have both war and poetry in your mind. (via laydownonthemoon)

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A short report on Pakistan’s film industry.

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Nothing ever goes away until it has taught us what we need to know. Pema Chödrön  (via childoflust)

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