"Be committed, not attached. But more importantly, know the difference."
"Your mother did not raise you with a wolf in your chest so you could howl over losing a man."
"As you grow older, you’ll see white men cheat black men every day of your life, but let me tell you something and don’t you forget it—whenever a white man does that to a black man, no matter who he is, how rich he is, or how fine a family he comes from, he is trash."
Coconut Records — West Coast
for a second there I thought you disappeared
it rains a lot this time of year
and we both go together if one falls down
I talk out loud like you’re still around
"Stars are not small or gentle.
They are writhing and dying and burning.
They are not here to be pretty.
I am trying to learn from them."
Andrae, you really embarrassed me tonight at Red Lobster. There’s already a big age difference, Andrae, and you acting like a big baby and throwing a plate of lobster in my lap at dinner is not appropriate.
(Source: flowerishboomshaka, via mrgolightly)
"My heart swings back and forth between the need for routine and the urge to run."