For the amazing life I have. I severely love the situation I am in right now. Thank you, Abu Dhabi. I love you for all you have given me.
All great and precious things are lonely.
—John Steinbeck, East of Eden (via observando)
Maybe everyone can live beyond what they’re capable of.
—Markus Zusak, I Am the Messenger (via observando)
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"It is simply inexcusable in one of the richest countries in the world that so many migrant workers are being ruthlessly exploited, deprived of their pay and left struggling to survive," Salil Shetty, secretary general of Amnesty International.
When we are tired, we are attacked by ideas we conquered long ago.
—Friedrich Nietzsche (via observando)
The world you see is seen by you alone. What entices you and what repels you, what strengthens you and what weakens you, is part of a pattern that no one else shares. Therefore, as Mr. Wilde said, no two people can perceive the same “truth,” because each person’s perspective is different.
Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one’s lifetime.
—Mark Twain, The Innocents Abroad/Roughing It (via observando)
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