John F. Kennedy on civil rights
And people wonder why he was shot. Over 50 years later and he’s still ahead of his time.
"Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant."
Robert Louis Stevenson
(Source: hqlines, via thatkindofwoman)
"Of all man’s instruments, the most wondrous, no doubt, is the book. The other instruments are extensions of his body. The microscope, the telescope, are extensions of his sight; the telephone is the extension of his voice; then we have the plow and the sword, extensions of the arm. But the book is something else altogether: the book is an extension of memory and imagination."
- Jorge Luis Borges (via observando)
The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975 (2011), Göran Hugo Olsson
You heard it right folks, the FBI considered free breakfasts for poor children to be the most dangerous internal threat to the country. Literally the kind of thing Jesus would do was the most dangerous threat to the country.
Heavy Heart, Heavy from the Start
My heart is heavy
From the burden of the harsh reality
of my mothers’ life
my mothers’ strife
Searchin - Eminem / Infinite