i think what people don’t realize is that people in activist spaces don’t actually like being angry all the time
we want to be able to go about our day without constantly being on guard for casual abuse, degradation, and shitty behavior hurled our way
we’re not angry at you because we think you’re unconditionally terrible people
we’re angry because we fully believe that you can do better
"you support gay rights so you must be gay"
i support animal rights do i look like a fucking alpaca to you
"You can never be overdressed or overeducated."
Oscar Wilde (via vvolare)
"The body shuts down when it has too much to bear; goes its own way quietly inside, waiting for a better time, leaving you numb and half alive."
Jeanette Winterson (via felicefawn)
"It is likely I will die next to a pile of things I was meaning to read."
― Lemony Snicket (via languagesarefun)