This will be dust

Reminders of impermanence...

genderedboy:

"Why do you want this job?"

Because under capitalism I am forced to sell my labor in order to subsist.

(via dilemmagoldman)

Each galaxy, star, or person is the temporary owner of particles that have passed through the births and deaths of entities across vast reaches of time and space. The particles that make us have traveled billions of years across the universe; long after we and our planet are gone, they will be a part of other worlds.

Neil Shubin, Your Inner Fish: A Journey into the 3.5-Billion-Year History of the Human Body (via thedragoninmygarage)

(via sagansense)

If you trade your authenticity for safety, you may experience the following: anxiety, depression, eating disorders, addiction, rage, blame, resentment, and inexplicable grief.
~Brené Brown

Humans have enormous power to affect the world any way we choose. Daily, we silence sentience in innumerable animals. However, we also know that we’re not the only sentient creatures with feelings, and with this knowledge comes the enormous responsibility and obligation to treat other beings with respect, appreciation, compassion, and love.

The Emotional Lives of Animals: A Leading Scientist Explores Animal Joy, Sorrow, and Empathy - and Why They Matter 

by Marc Bekoff

(via animalsandtrees)

All other beings, not just the ones that will let you put a collar on them.

(via acti-veg)

(via vegancatinist)


Wow. A friend posted this excerpt. Trying to find out what book it’s from. It’s beautifully written.
»>Of course, it’s by one of my favorite authors, Paulo Coelho!

Wow. A friend posted this excerpt. Trying to find out what book it’s from. It’s beautifully written.

»>Of course, it’s by one of my favorite authors, Paulo Coelho!

(Source: sanukwanderlust)

Love is when you are thinking … “how can I make you happy?” Attachment is when you are thinking … “why aren’t you making me happy

—Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche (via garasteinfeld)