It’s not our job to toughen our children up to face a cruel and heartless world. It’s our job to raise children who will make the world a little less cruel and heartless.
physical violence is never justified
“Don’t become something just because someone else wants you to, or because it’s easy; you won’t be happy. You have to do what you really, really, really, really want to do, even if it scares the shit out of you.” - Kristen Wiig
If I hear the phrase “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent” one more time I think I’m gonna puke
Telling someone who struggles with feelings of inferiority that they’ve allowed that to happen to themselves is just about the worst possible way to help them
THIS THIS THIS.
The loneliest moment in someone’s life is when they are watching their whole world fall apart, and all they can do is stare blankly.