stop the phrase “tattle-tale”. stop indirectly telling kids that if they speak up about someone that’s bothering them, they’re doing something bad. stop contributing to the culture of abuse.
"I want to be the kind of story you have to tell everyone you know"
"I am going to make everything around me beautiful - that will be my life."
Elsie De Wolfe (via avphrodite)
"A relationship with no arguments, is a relationship with a lot of secrets."
"So please ask yourself: What would I do if I weren’t afraid? And then go do it."
Sheryl Sandberg (Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead)
"Once you’ve accepted your flaws, no one can use them against you."
"Never struggle to chase love, affection, or attention. If it isn’t given freely by another person, it isn’t worth having."