“No one is born hating another person because of the colour 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, Long Walk to Freedom (1995)
“Anyway, you can’t leave her like that. You can’t do that to the woman. She doesn’t deserve it; nobody does. You don’t belong to her and she doesn’t belong to you, but you’re both part of each other; if she got up and left now and walked away and you never saw each other again for the rest of your lives, and you lived an ordinary waking life for another fifty years, even so on your deathbed you would still know she was part of you.”—Iain Banks, “The Bridge” (via mooneyedandglowing)
But I had never, never, never, never, never, never, never, never, never, never, never met you So baby, be good to me. I got nothing to give you, you see , Except everything, everything, everything, everything - All the good and the bad.
I love when somebody thinks they’re pulling one over on me and I’m just like No. I know what you’re up to I just don’t care. You don’t hold enough power in my life to hurt me. Sorry you misjudged your relevance. Bye.
“The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. As with all matters of the heart you’ll know when you find it.”—Steve Jobs (via thatkindofwoman)