While men are under the pressure to succeed at one thing, women are held to a different standard: do it all, and do it well.
There was this thing about our friendship that meant that we were always the ones carrying wood for people, because we knew there was a kind of joy in that.
In a long-gone past.
Put your own happiness first.
We’re the manifestations of what antidepressants promise but can never achieve.
“The world needs more decisions made by heart and less by ego.”
It doesn’t have to be something extravagant. It truly is the little things that mean the most in life.
Optimists know that happiness comes from within. Rather than trying to desperately pursue external accomplishments and gratifications, optimists know that they themselves are responsible for their own happiness.
There are no joyous feelings whatsoever associated with reading the inevitable spread of diseases, mass killings, cultural difference, and political shenanigans.