Incredible change happens in your life when you decide to take control of what you do have power over instead of craving control over what you don’t.
—Steve Maraboli, Life, the Truth, and Being Free (via psych-facts)
It’s so hard to forget pain, but it’s even harder to remember sweetness. We have no scar to show for happiness. We learn so little from peace.
—Chuck Palahniuk, Diary (via psych-facts)
What’s the problem with ubiquitous surveillance? Don’t think Orwell; think Kafka.
Her life mattered.
—Renisha McBride’s mother, Monica McBride, following today’s conviction of Theodore Wafer for second-degree murder. Wafer, a white man, fatally shot McBride, who is black, when she knocked on his door last November after her car crashed. (via claudehomonet)