No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite.— Nelson Mandela, 1918-2013 (via eddiecastiel)
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.— Nelson Mandela (via gildedprep)
Oh, me? I’m not 80% water. I’m 80% coffee, and a little bit of sass.—
Zooey Deschanel (via perfect)
my love can attest to this.
next time someone tells you Muslim countries oppress women, let them know Pakistan, Bangladesh, Indonesia, Turkey, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, and Senegal have all had female Presidents or Prime Ministers and 1/3rd of Egypt’s parliament is female but the US has yet to even have a female vice president and can’t say “vagina” when discussing female reproductive rights