An #Iranian health worker reads the #Koran on #Arafat day at the #Tehran University Campus mosque. (AFP / STR)
International POW

International POW: 28 July – 3 August

If you set your goals ridiculously high and it’s a failure, you will fail above everyone else’s success. James Cameron

A child looks at the garbage that occupies the sidewalk in #Rome, #Italy. (Massimo Percossi / EPA)
International POW

International POW: 10 – 16 September

We never live; we are always in the expectation of living. Voltaire

A villager holds a hose as a #wildfire comes close to his house, in #Mação, #Portugal. (Patrícia de Melo Moreira / AFP / Getty Images)
International POW

International POW: 16 – 22 July

Hell, in my opinion, is never finding your true self and never living your own life or knowing who you are. – John Bradshaw

Protesters climb billboards as they celebrate the end of president Omar al-Bashir’s rule, in #Khartoum, #Sudan. (Reuters)
International POW

International POW: 9 – 15 April

However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at. – Stephen Hawking

Students march against alleged acts of aggression by the mobile anti-riot squad ( #ESMAD) of the Colombian national police, in #Medellín, #Colombia. (Luis Eduardo Noriega A / EPA)
International POW

International POW: 15 – 21 January

You’ve got to realize that when all goes well, and everything is beautiful, you have no comedy. It’s when somebody steps on the bride’s train, or belches during the ceremony that you’ve got comedy! – Phyllis Diller

Walid #Jumblatt seen as he waits for former French president Nicolas #Sarkozy, in #Mukhtara, south east of #Beirut, #Lebanon. (Nabil Ismail)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 26 July – 1 August

Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are

The full moon rising from behind the cedar mountains, north of Beirut, Lebanon. (Nabil Ismail)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW : 3 – 9 August

She didn’t quite know what the relationship was between lunatics and the moon, but it must be a strong one, if they used a word

Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 24 – 30 September

Let us read, and let us dance; these two amusements will never do any harm to the world. – Voltaire.

Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 18 – 24 June

Knock, And He’ll open the door. Vanish, And He’ll make you shine like the sun. Fall, And He’ll raise you to the heavens. Become nothing,

International POW

International POW: 7-13 April

If you can’t believe in miracles, then believe in yourself. When you want something bad enough, let that drive push you to make it happen.