Quote by Roland Joffe
Even if we don't know it or aren't aware of it, politics and philosophy are really what make our up lives.
This quote suggests that politics and philosophy play a significant role in shaping our lives, whether we realize it or not. Politics refers to the systems, decisions, and actions related to governing a society, while philosophy relates to the fundamental beliefs and principles that guide our thinking and actions. The quote implies that the rules, policies, and ideologies established in politics, as well as the philosophical ideas that inform our beliefs and values, ultimately impact the way we live. It highlights the hidden influence of these domains on our daily experiences and emphasizes their importance in shaping our existence.
I took her into bed with me and propped myself up with pillows against the headboard to let her nurse. As she nursed and the milk came, she began a little low contented sort of singing. I would feel milk and love flowing from me to her as once it had flowed to me. It emptied me. As the baby fed, I seemed slowly to grow empty of myself, as if in the presence of that long flow of love even grief could not stand.
I'm just one woman away, my mother, from being the same as Mike Tyson. I would've ended up like him if my mama had not been so tough and strong. A lot of people, including Mike, don't know I came from the ghetto. They think I'm too nice and proper. But that's the way my mama raised me - to look people in the eye and respect them.