Someone wants to kill me because I did a bad negotiation with him many many years ago. I hope I never run into him in the street.
As I carefully walk to its very heart, the soles of my feet gently sinking into the warm sand and settling between my toes.
We work hard to be able to play hard.
We need to realize that the only way for us to truly be free, is to eliminate the groups that threaten our freedom by desiring their own.
Life has a way of demanding us to step the fuck up. It doesn’t want us to hide and cower and avoid and distract our feelings away. Why have we become so ashamed of having feelings? Be sad!
Are political and corporate leaders even remotely aware of the conditions of society beneath the wealthiest 10% or so?
We are confusing equality with rights. We should all have the same rights, but we should not claim to all be the same. Our differences make this world beautiful.
19. If someone is making an effort to ignore you, he is not ignoring you.
The American public marketplace is not a podium upon which to proclaim religious beliefs. The American public marketplace is not a place where we tolerate bigotry in any form, no matter how deeply held these convictions may be, and no matter which place of virtue they come from.
It’s not that business owners want to “refuse service” to gays simply because they’re gay; it’s that some business owners — particularly people who work in the wedding industry — don’t want to be forced to employ their talents in service of something that defies their deeply held religious convictions.