durendals:

it’s 2014 and people still can’t tell the difference between a human woman choosing to wear something revealing and a male character designer choosing to draw a female character in something revealing

like seriously these are not at all the same thing why are we still having this conversation

Until feminists are aware of the state’s involvement in protecting patriarchy as a system of power, much in the same way it protects capitalism and racism as systems, feminists will be unable to see why a reform politics, though necessary, is insufficient.

Zillah Eisenstein (via postcolonialfeminist)

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Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.

Maya Angelou (via blairwaldorfsquad)

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tinykittenfist:

I need more supportive, kind, artistic girls in my life who will fiercely protect me and hope for my success and will let me do the same for them

arabellaofsunspear:

Domhnall Gleeson photographed by Annie Leibovitz, for Vogue, 2014

arabellaofsunspear:

Domhnall Gleeson photographed by Annie Leibovitz, for Vogue, 2014

nataliedurmer:

"I must continue to follow the path I take now. If I do nothing, if I study nothing, if I cease searching, then, woe is me, I am lost. That is how I look at it — keep going, keep going come what may. But what is your final goal, you may ask. That goal will become clearer, will emerge slowly but surely, much as the rough draught turns into a sketch, and the sketch into a painting through the serious work done on it, through the elaboration of the original vague idea and through the consolidation of the first fleeting and passing thought". [x]

Let me both validate and remind you that everything you’re currently reeling under is emotion-based and not fact-based.

David Foster Wallace, Infinite Jest (via allmymetaphors)