If we grew our own food, we wouldn’t waste a third of it as we do today. If we made our own tables and chairs, we wouldn’t throw them out the moment we changed the interior decor. If we had to clean our own drinking water, we probably wouldn’t contaminate it.
— Mark Boyle (via awelltraveledwoman)
Take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.
— Elie Wiesel (via ellesugars)
When it comes to men who are romantically interested in you, it’s really simple. Just ignore everything they say and only pay attention to what they do.
— Randy Pausch (via ohlovequotes)
You can’t live your life for other people. You’ve got to do what’s right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.
— Nicholas Sparks (via rlyrlyugly)