"Happiness always looks small while you hold it in your hands, but let it go, and you learn at once how big and precious it is."
"It is said that your life flashes before your eyes just before you die. That is true, it’s called Life."
"Develop an interest in life as you see it; the people, things, literature, music - the world is so rich, simply throbbing with rich treasures, beautiful souls and interesting people. Forget yourself."
"The world is holy. We are holy. All life is holy. Daily prayers are delivered on the lips of breaking waves, the whisperings of grasses, the shimmering of leaves."
"Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall."
Here’s just 10 photos from my half-week in Marrakech. I’ve never been anywhere quite like Morocco and I felt such a sense of adventure that I have not experienced elsewhere. I feel so drawn to return to Morocco and hope it will not be long before I can do so.
"We gotta start teaching our daughters to be somebodies instead of somebody’s."
"She removes her wig, her eyelashes, her makeup, never breaking eye contact with the reflection of her natural self. It’s an intimate, powerful moment television doesn’t often show: A black woman removing all the elements white supremacy tells her she has to wear to be beautiful, successful, powerful." (x)
(Source: chriscolfer, via rabbrakha)
"Far too many people are looking for the right person, instead of trying to be the right person."