They all talked at once, their voices insistent and contradictory and impatient,...– William Faulkner, The Sound and the Fury.
Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will...– Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you say that a woman wearing revealing clothes deserves to be sexually assaulted, you are saying that a woman’s body is inherently deserving of rape. That women are inherently deserving of rape. That women have to make sure their body is hidden in order not to deserve to be raped. That is misogyny in its purest form.
We want choice. A sense of efficaciousness and choice. To be loved by someone....– David Foster Wallace, Infinite Jest (via honeyforthehomeless)
You will not be punished for your anger; you will be punished by your anger.– Buddha (via aforgottensecret)