country quotes


postcard - Remember Whitman’s by Jassy-50

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<br />USED.  From the Postcrossing &quot;Countries ABC&quot; RR - group N3.
No, you don’t know who you are until somebody breaks your heart.
—  RaeLynn “Your Heart”

On 8th April Crown Princess Victoria and her husband Prince Daniel visited the site of the recent terror attacks in Stockholm. When asked by the press how Sweden can move past the tragedy the Crown Princess said only one word: tillsammans or together. Her word choice has already become a symbol of a rallying cry for unity and love across social media, amongst monarchists and republicans alike. 

I feel an obligation to use my voice to speak up for those who are voiceless. It just so happens that my voice is able to reach a larger audience because of the fact that I have a public profile. If that were something that I thought was worthy of criticism or cynicism, then perhaps it would bother me that there are people out there who look to belittle or demonize those who are trying—in some small way—to help. - Cate Blanchett June 2017 issue