Racism should never have happened and so you don’t get a cookie for reducing it.
This is AMAZING
I’m blessed because everyday for the rest of my life, when I get up in the morning I can choose to be loved. I can talk to God, read words of wisdom and encouragement, then ask for an opportunity to pass on the love I’ve been given.
That’s right, no need to buy the stuff when you can make your own really easily and you know exactly what’s in it too.
Ghee is basically clarified butter, butter that has had the fat solids removed so if you are not eating dairy you can use ghee instead. It also has a really high burning…
Helen Keller (letter to Senator Robert La Follette, 1924)
funny how the most popular narrative about helen keller is a harmless little girl who learns to communicate and then the story ends for some reason gee i wonder why that is
So long as I confine my activities to social service and the blind, they compliment me extravagantly, calling me ‘arch priestess of the sightless,’ ‘wonder woman,’ and a ‘modern miracle.’ But when it comes to a discussion of poverty, and I maintain that it is the result of wrong economics—that the industrial system under which we live is at the root of much of the physical deafness and blindness in the world—that is a different matter! It is laudable to give aid to the handicapped. Superficial charities make smooth the way of the prosperous; but to advocate that all human beings should have leisure and comfort, the decencies and refinements of life, is a Utopian dream, and one who seriously contemplates its realization indeed must be deaf, dumb, and blind.
For a star to be born, there is one thing that must happen: a gaseous nebula must collapse.
This is not your destruction.
This is your birth.
While I know myself as a creation of God, I am also obligated to realize and remember that everyone else and everything else are also God’s creation.
1. Give up your need to always be right.
2. Give up your need for control.
3. Give up blame.
4. Give up your self-defeating self-talk, and your limiting beliefs.
5. Give up complaining.
6. Give up your need to impress others.
7. Give up your resistance to change.
8. Give up your fears.
9. Give up your excuses.
10. Give up on living your life to fit other peoples’ expectations.