there is a difference between people who are smart and people who get good grades
One time during my freshmen year of college I forgot to do a history paper that was worth 20% of my grade and the teacher didn’t accept late work, so I waited until the professor handed back the papers and angrily asked where mine was. The teacher felt so bad for losing it he let me re-do the entire paper and gave me an A-
You fucking champ
imagine how easy life would be if you were pretty and rich
basically how all female celebrities are treated by the media
Hey, adults of the world
How about instead of making kids terrified to ever fuck up
You teach them how to cope with the aftermath of fucking up and fix it as best they can
That way they’re not so overwhelmed with anxiety every time there’s even so much as a chance of making mistakes that they never try anything and dread making decisions because of it
You are the person I was meant to spend the rest of my life with.
"Children live in the same world we do. To kid ourselves that we can shelter them from it isn’t just naive it’s a vanity."