"I will never apologize for the United States — I don’t care what the facts are… I’m not an apologize-for-America kind of guy." — George H. W. Bush as Vice-president, during a presidential campaign function (2 Aug 1988), commenting on the Navy warship USS Vincennes having shot down Iran Air Flight 655 in a commercial air corridor on July 3, killing 290 civilians, as quoted in “Perspectives”, the quote of the week section of Newsweek (15 August 1988)
i had no idea this happened. holy fuck.
Emmanuel Hudson distributing life
This ruined me.
If you correct your mind, the rest of your life will fall into place.
Lao Tzu (via ariel-themoon)
Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit. Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset.
- Saint Francis De sales (via lil-enigma)
a simple yet beautiful reminder, it could be you! be thankful for everything you have.
Never forget that the people You see living on the streets are just like You.
Martial arts is not about picking your fights and picking how things go; it’s about adapting to the how things are.
- Gunnar Nelson (via mmaquotes)
in the beginning there was
only man and nature
men came bearing crosses
and drove the heathen
to the fringes of the earth
“Fall down seven times, stand up eight.” This understanding extends to all things, by the way, but you only learn it by losing a few times.
- Georges St-Pierre (via mmaquotes)
No one can know what happiness is if you have not gone through the disappointment…One can only savor the victory if he has felt the bitter defeat
- Anderson Silva (via mmaquotes)
Women in tube socks…unf