plants + animals do speak and communicate with us, but it’s through messages of the heart . They are soo intelligent that I would hope one day we would all respect them as much as we can ourselves . Basically I believe that animals + plants + humans are all equal . Like this might sound nuts , but…
look if you unironically say ‘money can’t buy happiness’ then either you’ve never faced a real financial struggle or you’ve achieved enlightenment, because goddamn does financial security feel an awful lot like happiness when it’s something you’re not used to
Greg Rivera (New York City, NY, USA) - 1: The Thinker, 2012 2: Resurrection, 2013 3: The Brilliant Woman, 2012 4: Ollin (Transforming Movement), 2014 Paintings: Acrylics on Canvas
That is the most fourteen year old thing I’ve ever heard.
are you kidding me?? that is the smartest thing i’ve ever heard like she literally fooled several adults into giving her the part that kicked off her incredibly successful career as an actress and let’s not pretend any of us were that clever when we were fourteen
When actresses are their characters
"Education is not viewed as a generative process whereby kids create themselves by coloring and writing outside the lines.
Hating school is a product of assigning everything a grade….
In short, school is not playful, nor is it creative, nor does it reward outside-the-box thinkers.
It rewards drones and conformists….”
Source: Ben Agger. 2013. Texting Toward Utopia: Kids,Writing, and Resistance. Boulder: Paradigm Publishers.
#teaching #education #youth #sociology #parenting #alienation #criticaltheory
John Brosio is a painter based out of sunny Pasadena, California, USA. Brosio’s work has a very subtle humorous element that caught my attention, and I definitely appreciate his wit in combination with this awesome painting abilities. What the hell do you do when a giant octopus is just chilling on top of your house?