please don’t hit on the person i like
“After this I go to work at a pizza shop. My wife and I were college professors in Bangladesh. I taught accounting. But one dollar in America becomes eighty dollars when we send it back home.”
there are teenagers who have unprotected sex but have a case for their iphone
just let that sink in
The roots I left behind
are rotting beneath
my language has been
substituted with a
but the wobbly legs
that brought me to this country
have grown strong.
Sometimes, I wonder
if giving up my voice
for my journey
was a fair trade,
but at least I know that
I can run away just as
easily, and just as
as I came.
— A phrase that was carved on the walls of a concentration camp cell during WWII by a Jewish prisoner. (via theskepticdervish)
— Friedrich Nietzsche, “Thus Spoke Zarathustra” (via pakizah)
i think the reason perfume commercials are so weird is because they have to advertise a smell without using smells
Imagine reading a book of every conversation where people have spoken about you.
I can’t believe the soda company from Hey Arnold bought Tumblr