organicsomethings:

ms. lauryn hill - i gotta find peace of mind
every day’s another chance to get it right this time. what a merciful, merciful god. what a wonderful god. ♪♫

"You painted a naked woman because you enjoyed looking at her, put a mirror in her hand and you called the painting “Vanity,” thus morally condemning the woman whose nakedness you had depicted for you own pleasure."
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John Berger Ways of Seeing  (via spartanbitch)

This is super fucking relevant.

And why self portraits (selfies) are often such an act of self preservation and resistance.

(via sexxxisbeautiful)

(Source: homeless-dad, via jnc-ink)

theuppitynegras:

I love the careers they had on The Parent Trap

a wedding dress designer and a vineyard owner

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weloveblackgirls:

I wonder if guys come up with little future scenarios in their heads of girls they like , cuz I do that for guys I hardly even know

"you are one lazy child, you do not want to work and it’s not because you’re afraid to fail. I thinks it because you’re afraid you’re going to succeed and then people will expect you to do well all the time and you’ll have to work all the time"
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Clair Huxtable (A Different World, Clair’s Last Stand, season 1, episode 19)

speaking to my current state of mind 

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