Nothing kills you like your mind
— Unknown (via dingyfeathers)
Hope may be the thing that pulls you forward, may be the thing that keeps you going, but that it’s dangerous, that it’s painful and risky, that it’s making a dare in the world and when has the world ever let us win a dare?
— Patrick Ness, The Knife of Never Letting Go (via quotes-shape-us)
Truly powerful women don’t explain why they want respect. They simply don’t engage those who don’t give it to them.
— Sherry Argov (via thatisntverychanel)