The advancement of technology has lead to the shunting of face to face communication skills
If we are sitting down eating, attempting to have a convo, I don’t want u looking down at your phone the entire time on Facebook, Tumblr, or texting someone else. And then when I leave u wanna have a full blown 80 text conversation with me..
“Hear you all, I’m trying to tell you, You gotta love you. And learn all the beautiful things around you, trees and birds. And if there ain’t no beauty, You got to make some beauty.”—Earth, Wind, and Fire - All About Love
Senior pictures are tomorrow and I don’t know what to do. These pictures are going on my announcements and I haven’t a clue…There’s so much pressure for an exquisite style just because I’m natural… Why is this happening to me…
I took my niece to the boardwalk today and of course every store we went by she asked for something. We went into a little shop and she asked for a can of soda and an ice cream sandwich. I brought the items without question. As we’re walking down the boardwalk she carries a piece of old gum in one hand while eating her ice-cream sandwich, I tell to throw the gum away and instead she purposely throws the ice-cream sandwich away. Though pissed at her arrogance, I didn’t scream, yell or holler. Instead, I took the unopened can of soda I brought for her and gave it to a thankful homeless lady on the boardwalk. As we continued walking I told my niece that if she didn’t appreciate the things people get for her, someone else will. She was quiet and looked a little shamed. She’s learning…
“All that we are is the result of what we have thought. If a man speaks or acts with an evil thought, pain follows him. If a man speaks or acts with a pure thought, happiness follows him, like a shadow that never leaves him.”—Buddha (via hippiesgypsiesandnomads)
I truly hope that one day, individuals will look upon our guns, bombs, and instruments of war in disbelief, unable to comprehend how we could ever use such brutality against one another, just as we do today with the guillotine.
I’ve been trying to watch this forever and I’ve finally gotten a chance. That dude claimed to be ex-gay for 4 yrs but still sexually desires men. That isn’t ex-gay, that’s just a gay celibate person. People should find a relationship with God on their own and not let another human being dictate what is right & wrong in His eyes.