"Quise ahogar mis penas en alcohol, pero las condenadas aprendieron a nadar" — Frida Kahlo
"I wanted to drown my sorrows in alcohol, but my wretched sorrows learned to swim"
Painting by Natmir, DeviantART
— Benito Juárez, President of Mexico for five terms from 1858 to 1872. He resisted the French occupation of Mexico, overthrew the Second Mexican Empire, restored the Republic, and used liberal measures to modernize the country.
"Among individuals, as among nations, respect for the rights of others is peace."
“”Entre los individuos como entre las naciones, el respeto al derecho ajeno es la paz.”
Sierra Mazateca. A mountainous region of the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca which include the ‘cloud forest’ region.
Post office in central Mexico City
Mexico City Cathedral
Selva Lacandona (Lacandon Jungle) in Chiapas, Mexico. Home to the Lacandon tribe.