You can’t tell me nothing about black women being anything other than the mothers if this earth…..we birthed nations w/ our hips
— Elie Wiesel, Nobel Peace Prize Recipient and holocaust survivor (via citizen-earth)
Why do magnets fall more slowly through a copper tube?
This never ceases to blow my mind.
Nail art by David Foster
Thousands of nails hammered into canvas to create detailed portraits.
George Harrison with Zemaitis 12 String Acoustic at Friar Park
— Oscar Wilde
"I tend to be cynical about a lot of things, but Maya Angelou is somebody that no matter how much I pick her apart, she still has integrity. She was a victim of incest and rape, and she worked as a stripper. And now she’s a literary icon and Nobel Laureate. It goes to show that life is cumulative, and you can’t devalue any type of experience."
This broke my child heart.
THIS BREAKS MY ADULT HEART ALL OVER AGAIN THANKS FOR THE REMINDER
Aw just my favourite man of all time hey.
— Langston Hughes, 1964, from “introduction” to The Collected Poems of Langston Hughes (First Vintage Classic, 1995)