to make alive what is quiet and asleep in your existence. to do that work. to find you. in you. that is art to me.
- nayyirah waheed (via nayyirahwaheed)
The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it.
- Steve Jobs (via onlinecounsellingcollege)
Change of place
Change of mind
Change of heart
Change to remember His being
Change to gain a greater apreciation of yours.
If race or gender (or any other important social force) are not part of your interpretive logic—if they’re not part of what you consider the real—then you’re leaving out most of what has made our world our world. This is a long way of saying that it’s not the books you teach, but how you teach them.
- Junot Diaz