There’s no such thing as a painless lesson. They just don’t exist. Sacrifices are necessary. You can’t gain anything without losing something first. Although, if you can endure that pain and walk away from it, you’ll find that you’ll now have a heart strong enough to overcome any obstacle. Yeah. A heart made fullmetal. Edward Elric, Journey’s End
you know them moments when you look in the mirror and you think holy shit that’s me because for some reason it feels like the person you’re looking at in the mirror is an unfamiliar stranger and you begin thinking about how you’re a person on a planet in a solar system in a galaxy in a universe and for a few minutes you ponder the origin and the meaning of existence and then shrug and return to your computer
It’s finished! This drawing is a gift for Tetsu-beifong, a great girl who deserves all the love and kindness in the world. Now have some SaiLin family, because they are awesome! I loved drawwing Tetsu and Sokka, by the way, they are really cute ;) Hope this drawing helps brighten up your day!
Kameron Slade, a fifth-grader from Queens, NY, was scheduled to deliver a speech as part of a school-wide competition at PS 195. But when the principal learned Kameron’s speech was about same-sex marriage, he was ordered to choose a new topic or lose the opportunity to speak. (via)