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Women are afraid of meeting a serial killer. Men are afraid of meeting someone fat.
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When Strangers Click, a 2011 documentary about online dating.
It reminds me of that famous Margaret Atwood quote: “Men are afraid that women will laugh at them. Women are afraid that men will kill them.” It also reminds me of something written by one of the mods of Sex Worker Problems: “Misandry irritates. Misogyny kills.”
I mean, it’s just true.
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
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Anne Frank (via wordpainting
The heart of man is very much like the sea, it has its storms, its tides and its depths; it has its pearls too.
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Vincent Van Gogh (via stephontherun
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sleepyish, going out anyway…
Tragedy and humor are not opposites, or rather they are only opposites because the one so inexorably demands the other.
Hermann Hesse; Journey to Nuremberg
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rice lentils barley garlic kale (and sriracha obviously) = 20 minute dinner
Nothing in the world can bother you as much as your own mind, I tell you. In fact, others seem to be bothering you, but it is not others, it is your own mind.
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Sri Sri Ravi Shankar (via light-essence
The mistakes I tend to make in my first draft are too many adjectives. When I type it up and look at it, I try to take out half the adjectives and a third of the self-pity.
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Sharon Olds, interviewed by Mike Pride for the Concord Monitor