the piquant.

Taste The Taste I Taste 'Till It's Tasted

Often, it’s not about becoming a new person, but becoming the person you were meant to be, and already are, but don’t know how to be.
— Heath L. Buckmaster, Box of Hair: A Fairy Tale (via girlinlondon)

(Source: wordsnquotes, via girlinlondon)

The way to love someone is to lightly run your finger over that person’s soul until you find a crack, and then gently pour your love into that crack.
— Keith Miller (via purplebuddhaproject)
theweekmagazine:

Gisele Bundchen makes more money than Tom Brady

2am-poetry:

candidinatlanta:

"As the protesters marched through the streets, it began to storm. Every time the thunder crashed, the protesters would cheer louder and louder. It seemed as if mother nature herself were cheering them on.."

looks straight outta the Civil Rights Era…we’re not done yet

(via endlessrebel)

lasylphidedubolchoi:

Anastasia Lukina of Vaganova Ballet Academy
Photo by Darian Volkova

lasylphidedubolchoi:

Anastasia Lukina of Vaganova Ballet Academy

Photo by Darian Volkova

(via bella-illusione)

 
Who sees the human face correctly: the photographer, the mirror, or the painter?
— Pablo Picasso (via zebeau)

(via ur-banize)

(Source: -teesa-, via endlessrebel)

Without courage we cannot practice any other virtue with consistency. We can’t be kind, true, merciful, generous, or honest.
— Maya Angelou (via purplebuddhaproject)
The years between eighteen and twenty-eight are the hardest, psychologically. It’s then you realize this is make or break, you no longer have the excuse of youth, and it is time to become an adult – but you are not ready.
— Helen Mirren (via throwouttheclock)

(Source: omybestbeloved, via spicyfruit)

No such thing as White African?

You cannot claim ancestry from a country you murdered your way into.” - Nayyirah Waheed

So does this mean there are no white Americans either? *sips tea*

(Source: sisoula, via spicyfruit)

 
Life is going to give you just what you put in it. Put your whole heart in everything you do, and pray, then you can wait.
— Maya Angelou (via purplebuddhaproject)

(Source: 7bitid, via modelsofcolor)