“Do not believe in anything simply because you have heard it. Do not believe in anything simply because it is spoken and rumored by many. Do not believe in anything simply because it is found written in your religious books. Do not believe in anything merely on the authority of your teachers and elders. Do not believe in traditions because they have been handed down for many generations. But after observation and analysis, when you find that anything agrees with reason and is conducive to the good and benefit of one and all, then accept it and live up to it.”—Buddha (via thelittlephilosopher)
Sorry for not updating yesterday. Our school had Open House and I was pretty much in school the whole day and too tired to update the “sketch a day” - challenge. - So there will be two sketches today! This is another lifedrawing class, two 15 minutes sketches with watercolour. - It was great!
don’t mind me I’m just going to casually reblog every one of these you do
Some of these may be in the wrong category. Some may need to be in another category! Do tell me (either through my ask box or reply) if I need to change or add something! Have fun looking through these accounts!
“But when a saga popular with pre-adolescent girls peaks romantically on a night that leaves the heroine to wake up covered with bruises in the shape of her husband’s hands — and when that heroine then spends the morning explaining to her husband that she’s incredibly happy even though he injured her, and that it’s not his fault because she understands he couldn’t help it in light of the depth of his passion — that’s profoundly irresponsible.”—
this being tumblr, i think it’s a good place to post something like this just to get a signal boost. i haven’t seen anything on tumblr about this yet, but allout.org just sent me a notice about a new law getting ready to pass in st. petersburg that concerns the lgbt community over there.
“In 48 hours, political leaders in Russia will vote on a law that makes speaking out as a gay, lesbian or trans person ILLEGAL. Because Russia is a large and powerful nation, the international community has stayed silent.”
if you want to support allout.org’s campaign against this, you can here