yourpersonalcheerleader: I started to feel soooooo stressed and then I reminded myself that there is nothing I have not or cannot handle. I leave you with the same reminder. There is nothing you have not or cannot handle. If there is, then recruit one of us to help carry the load.
Some of you are graduating summa cum laude. Some of you are graduating magna cum...– PRESIDENT OBAMA, giving the commencement speech at Morehouse College (via CBS News)
I am tired of trying to hold things together that cannot be held. Trying to...– Erin Morgenstern, <i>The Night Circus (via larmoyante)
God, the Black Man and the Five Percenters : NPR →
The Five Percent Nation believes 10 percent of the world knows the truth, and those elites opt to keep 85 percent of the world in ignorance. Those left — the Five Percent Nation — are out to enlighten the world.
-circa: I hate hearing the crack in people’s voices before they’re about to cry.
jaleesaj: Nothing Even Matters.
Fuck a social life, get money. You get good at what you practice, and I’m not...– Hudson (via sarahvival)
After learning my flight was detained 4 hours, I heard the announcement: If...– Naomi Shihab Nye (b. 1952), “Wandering Around an Albuquerque Airport Terminal.” I think this poem may be making the rounds, this week, but that’s as it should be. (via awelltraveledwoman) I just cried reading this. (via fozmeadows)
It’s crazy how I use to sit on his face and now we barely speak.– (via itsalwayzsunny)
coffeesandcoughsyrup: Where could I go to be free from the pressures of a society? I can’t seem to escape them in my mind or my music, not in books. There must be an escape for me.
AZ: NOGE →
blkboifly: While the Nation of Gods and Earths uses terms that are similar to those used by Muslims, the Five Percenters, being free-thinkers, and Muslims, being theists, have very little in common. Authors have labeled the Five Percenters as an Islamic group because of its origins from within the Nation of…
There is no use removing doubts. If we clear one doubt, another arises, and...– Ramana Maharshi (via jacodub)