And sometimes I have kept my feelings to myself, because I could find no language to describe them in.
— Jane Austen, from Sense and Sensibility (Penguin Classics, 2003)
Young men need to be socialized in such a way that rape is as unthinkable to them as cannibalism.
— Mary Pipher, Reviving Ophelia (via dioar)
’Slut’ is attacking women for their right to say yes. ‘Friend Zone’ is attacking women for their right to say no.
— And “bitch” is attacking women for their right to call you on it. (via madgay)