"Truth, like gold, is to be obtained not by its growth, but by washing away from it all that is not gold."
"Take a day to heal from the lies you’ve told yourself and the ones that have been told to you."
"Time and space are not conditions in which we live, but modes by which we think."
"I find it hard to drive around and see all the whiteman’s names for places over our significant sites. And I mean white man because they’re almost always the names of white men. It’s even more painful to see derogatory names like Black Gin Creek and so on. This is like calling a creek ‘White Slut Creek’. Imagine naming streets in a Jewish area ‘Hitler Drive’ or ‘Goebbels Court’. This is what it is like to live where place-names have been changed to be called after white people who have done the most appalling things to black people."
by Boori Monty Pryor & Meme McDonald. (via tism
"To the degree we’re not living our dreams, our comfort zone has more control of us than we have over ourselves."
" It is not necessary to understand things in order to argue about them. "
" The love we give away is the only love we keep. "