Feminism, for decades of neoliberalism, has been a feminism of the Hilary Clintons and the Sheryl Sandbergs, which is basically breaking the glass ceiling while the vast majority of women are in the basement cleaning up the glass.

Tithi Bhattacharya

My name is Harvey Milk and I am here to recruit you.

Harvey Milk

Learning can only happen when a child is interested. If they are not interested, it's like throwing marshmallows at their head and calling it eating.

Katrina Gutleben

In den finsteren Zeiten Wird da auch gesungen werden? Da wird auch gesungen werden. Von den finsteren Zeiten.

Bertolt Brecht

Trust your story; trust yourself; trust your readers - but wisely. Trust watchfully, not blindly. Trust flexibly, not rigidly. The whole thing, writing a story, is a high-wire act - there you are out in midair walking on a spiderweb line of words, and down in the darkness people are watching. What can you trust but your sense of balance?

Ursula K. Le Guin

It is never too late to be who you might have been

George Eliot

The pain I feel now is the happiness I had before. That's the deal.

C. S. Lewis

In the dark times. Will there also be singing? Yes, there will also be singing. About the dark times.

Bertolt Brecht

They are as children, playing with their toys in a house on fire

Gautama Buddha

[He] would rather spend his time struggling to eliminate nettles from the world than put on a pair of wellies and walk through them.

Andrew Greig