I fell in love with her courage, her sincerity and her flaming self respect. And it's these things I'd believe in, even if the whole world indulged in wild suspicions that she wasn't all she should be. I love her and that is the beginning of everything.
"The only thing standing between you and your goal is the BULLSHIT story you keep telling yourself as to why you can't achieve it!" <--If you want a change bad enough, you'll set your mind to it and aspire to reach that goal/change/outcome!
Scott Fitzgerald, "The Great Gatsby. This quote makes me feel a little sad, I am no feminist but I do not feel like a girl has to be a " fool" to be accepted in this world, intelligence is beautiful, in both men and women.