Elisa in Paris
"The situation couldn’t be clearer. But what’s not clear is the part I’ll be playing."
Arthur in Bande à part (Jean-Luc Godard, 1964)
"Girls are trained to say, ‘I wrote this, but it’s probably really stupid.’ Well, no, you wouldn’t write a novel if you thought it was really stupid. Men are much more comfortable going, ‘I wrote this book because I have a unique perspective that the world needs to hear.’ Girls are taught from the age of seven that if you get a compliment, you don’t go, ‘Thank you’, you go, ‘No, you’re insane.’"
Lena Dunham (via thatkindofwoman)
Polished Nickel is my favorite.
"But I’ll say that working with Seth [Meyers] is and was a dream because he’s such a highly evolved male. He’s not intimidated by really strong women who occasionally sexually harass him during the day. Just light harassment. He can take it and frankly sometimes, I think he asks for it."
This article is such a shitshow. This quote, however, is perfect.
she likes: libraries, skirts, the sound a peppermint patty makes when broken, and Mr. Darcy. she dislikes: alarm clocks, cooked carrots, sandy beach towels, and unpacking.