I never thought I’d be doing what I am doing at 25. I feel happy. I’m taking more risks, whether work or with myself. It’s an ‘If not now then when’ vibe and I am definitely trying to be more of a yes person. Because yes is so much more fun than no!
When people say ‘This is my baby,’ they don’t always mean a baby. Sometimes they mean a dog.
A Somali student, on what has surprised her most about the United States. (via 33113)
It was a moment Anthony Carbajal will never forget: standing on the stage of one of TV’s most popular talk shows, fighting for a cause that touches him and his family profoundly. All while his mom looked proudly on.
My school is so PRETTY
Girls are trained to say, ‘I wrote this, but it’s probably really stupid.’ Well, no, you wouldn’t write a novel if you thought it was really stupid. Men are much more comfortable going, ‘I wrote this book because I have a unique perspective that the world needs to hear.’ Girls are taught from the age of seven that if you get a compliment, you don’t go, ‘Thank you’, you go, ‘No, you’re insane.’
"you’ll understand when you’re older"
i am older and i understand absolutely nothing