Most of the pain you’re dealing with are really just thoughts.. ever think of that?
— Buddhist Bootcamp (via dulcetive)
Racism doesn’t often come with a machete these days but the death of your self-esteem by a thousand cuts can still lead to the murder of your soul.
— Toure, "Who’s Afraid of Post-Blackness" chapter four, "Shut Up, Toure! You Ain’t Black!" (via cielito-lindo)