Does a tree stand next to another and say to it, “Oh look, you are green. Oh look, you are red, oh look, you are yellow, oh look you are dark, oh look, I am afraid?” - No. The trees stand all together, side by side, and no tree is grander than the next. And that’s the story of trees.
"Do I contradict myself?
Very well then I contradict myself,
I am large, I contain multitudes."
|Friend:||So how do you think you've changed since high school?
|Me:||Well I became aware of oppressive power structures and how we are complicit in them and now seek to dismantle them.
|Me:||I also think I got hotter.
"Don’t waste your time with explanations: people only hear what they want to hear."