The green of the flag that the Brazilians brought represented the forest that civilization has torn from us; we live like pariahs, crushed. The yellow, represented the wealth of Brazil, today absent; they tore everything, all in the name of civilization. The white, which symbolized the peace so desired, today is absent in man kind. And, finally, the blue, which represented  the sky, in its florescent beauty – stars and planets shining -, was the only thing that civilization left to the indian, and only because she hasn’t managed to conquer it, yet …
—  Marcal Tupã-i | Guarani leader | Killed by European Brazilians in 1983.

anonymous asked:

You ever think about how the Brazilian flag is Larry af and Brazil is the country Harry tattooed on his body? I mean I know he loves Brazil, but I just think it's a beautiful coincidence :)

I die everytime I think about his brasil! tattoo. And lol our flag is indeed Larry af, isn’t? This damn larries, ruining Brasil’s flag for Louis and Harry hsjsjskslsls