You are personally responsible for becoming more ethical than the society you grew up in. —
Eliezer Yudkowsky (via rampias)
Being a “product of their times” is no excuse. Never let someone off the hook for bigotry.
You never love a book the way you love a book when you are ten. It is an honor to be in that sacred space in some children’s brains. — Daniel Handler (aka Lemony Snicket)