"The best way to get kids to read a book is to say: ‘This book is not appropriate for your age, and it has all sorts of horrible things in it like sex and death and some really big and complicated ideas, and you’re better off not touching it until you’re all grown up. I’m going to put it on this shelf and leave the room for a while. Don’t open it."
"She rode on airplanes and fell asleep in hotel beds. Dreaming of far away places - writing poetry with her sunset eyes."
"Remember, we bathe under the same sun, and sleep under the same moon. We are much closer than you think."
"The strongest actions for a woman is to love herself, be herself and shine among those who never believed she could."
I’d just like to say how lovely it is to be back in California. I feel safe here now you’ve got rid of Proposition 8.
(Source: buckybqrnes, via fassy)