Clothes are language — Anonymous

natural hair poetry

I do not trust people who don’t love themselves and yet tell me, ‘I love you.’ There is an African saying which is: Be careful when a naked person offers you a shirt. — Maya Angelou
PRECIOUS: A TRUE STORY is heartbreaking, powerful and so, so beautifully written. I could not put it down. — Chika Unigwe, author of On Black Sisters’ Street
A people is as healthy and confident as the stories they tell themselves — Ben Okri
Zen is the only religion in the world that teaches sudden enlightenment. It says that enlightenment takes no time, it can happen in a single, split second. — Osho (via lazyyogi)
Wanting to reform the world without discovering one’s true self is like trying to cover the world with leather to avoid the pain of walking on stones and thorns. It is much simpler to wear shoes. Ramana Maharshi  (via lazyyogi)
He who is contented is rich. — Lao Tzu (via lazyyogi)
Baba Segi held his penis as if it was a hefty bill he had not expected to pay — Lola Shoneyin, The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives
Malcolm X and Maya Angelou in Ghana, 1964

Malcolm X and Maya Angelou in Ghana, 1964