“You’re under no obligation to be the same person you were five minutes ago.”
— (via bl-ossomed)

(Source: edgeandvoidfriction, via the-rainbow-jen)

“Watch out for each other. Love everyone and forgive everyone, including yourself. Forgive your anger. Forgive your guilt. Your shame. Your sadness. Embrace and open up your love, your joy, your truth, and most especially your heart.”
— ~ Jim Henson  (via the-heart-of-the-lion)

(Source: psych-quotes, via wilwheaton)

“I want [female characters] to be allowed to be weak and strong and happy and sad – human, basically. The fallacy in Hollywood is that if you’re making a ‘feminist’ story, the woman kicks ass and wins. That’s not feminist, that’s macho. A movie about a weak, vulnerable woman can be feminist if it shows a real person that we can empathize with.”
Natalie Portman, laying down a truth bomb about female characters  (via albinwonderland)

(via the-rainbow-jen)

“I shouldn’t have to offer [the Republicans] anything. They’re not doing me a favor by paying for things that they have already approved for the government to do. That’s part of their basic function of government; that’s not doing me a favor. That’s doing what the American people sent them here to do, carrying out their responsibilities.”
— President Obama to NPR’s Steve Inskeep  [full transcript here] (via npr)