"Forty percent of Muslims say they have a college degree or more, compared to the 29 percent of Americans overall. Muslim women in America… are statistically likely as Muslim men to hold college or postgraduate degrees. Muslim women also report monthly household incomes more or nearly equal to men’s, compared to women and men in other faith groups."
— Dr. John Esposito, The Future of Islam (via thelittlephilosopher)
"The Lord is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life; of whom shall I be afraid? Though an army encamp against me, my heart shall not fear; though war rise up against me, yet I will be confident."
— Psalm 27: 1-3 (via thelittlephilosopher)
"Make sure to look up at the sky today and remind yourself that beyond a whole world of temporary things, there is The Eternal."
— Dau Voire (via kushandwizdom)
"If you are silent about your pain, they’ll kill you and say you enjoyed it."