There are questions that you don’t ask because you’re afraid of the answers to them.

Agatha Christie, The Moving Finger (via feellng)

No one ever talks about the first straw, it’s always the last straw
that gets all the attention, but by then it’s way too late.

From The First Straw by Jeffrey McDaniel (via hush-syrup)

The mind can go either direction under stress- toward positive or toward negative: on or off. Think of it as a spectrum whose extremes are unconsciousness at the negative end and hyperconsciousness at the positive end. The way the mind will lean under stress is strongly influenced by training.

Frank Herbert, Dune (via wordsnquotes)

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Sometimes I find myself sitting in one spot for hours, staring at nothing, thinking of nothing, feeling nothing, and, most disturbingly, caring about nothing.

Mahbod Seraji, Rooftops of Tehran (via feellng)

We recognize that same-sex marriage makes some people deeply uncomfortable. However, inertia and apprehension are not legitimate bases for denying same-sex couples due process and equal protection of the laws.

may or may not be relevant to you, but I live in NC and this means our ban on same sex marriage just got punched in the nose yaaaasssss I’m gonna be treated like a person someday. (via booklandreeve)

Excellent reasoning by the courts. Reminiscent of Loving vs Virginia. Very happy to see this.

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