I’m with a bitch called poverty right now and she’s abusive. — My friend, Mr. Hackshaw in the context of living in the projects.
Since 1981, the United States has followed a policy, until the last year or so when we started rethinking it, that we rich countries that produce a lot of food should sell it to poor countries and relieve them of the burden of producing their own food, so, thank goodness, they can leap directly into the industrial era…. It has not worked. It may have been good for some of my farmers in Arkansas, but it has not worked. — Bill Clinton, U.N. Special Envoy to Haiti

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Smh, I’ve posted up things much more impacting/important than this quote, that didn’t get even a 100th of the attention!

I don’t own them. I am President. I don’t own the country so they are not my forces. — Bashar al-Assad, President of Syria. Apparently in that country, being Prez isn’t the same as being Commander-in-Chief. At least to him…

Ladies….know your worth.

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If you don’t mean what you say, stay quite!

If you don’t mean what you say, stay quite!

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An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast; a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind. — Buddha
Overcome the devils with a thing called love. — Bob Marley (via spanishcapslock)

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We have two eyes, two ears, and one mouth to remind us to observe more, listen more and judge less. — Skye Townsend (via fyeahpaigehskye)

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