People who dismiss the unemployed and dependent as ‘parasites’ fail to understand economics and parasitism. A successful parasite is one that is not recognized by its host, one that can make its host work for it without appearing as a burden. Such is the ruling class in a capitalist society.

—Jason Read (via dasfest)

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Physical beauty is passing - a transitory possession - but beauty of the mind, richness of the spirit, tenderness of the heart…aren’t taken away but grow! Increase with the years!

A Streetcar Named Desire - Tennessee Williams (via iamlargeandmultitudinous)

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