You won’t need to pretend anymore; their bravery is contagious.
Found on AskReddit. 1. Cowards. Cowards. Have several friends that have committed suicide in the last year. They left children that will always wonder what they could have done. 2. They are just passing their pain to other people.
1. Nothing, absolutely nothing productive or meaningful can be rooted in vengeance.
After 3 years of graduate school, over $100,000 of student loans, and lots of time and effort — I left. It has been the hardest decision I have ever made and yet it has also been the most rewarding. Quitting changed my life.
Hardly anyone suspected that I was gay — in fact, my grandmother, of all people, was the only one who called it.
Be your own inciting incident, be that girl Disney never writes about, that society never expects. Be the girl who provokes her own legends.
Know that you’re an inimitable person, unable to be defined by age or race or gender, but be proud of your gender, just the same.
You make your women strong and able. We’re tough old bats, full of aged wisdom and purpose.
The people of my generation are SO brave!
I told her that she could be brave if she wanted. And all she said was, “No, I can’t. Girls aren’t as brave as boys because boys go out in the wild and girls stay home.”