I volunteered at an art exhibit tonight and met a 35 year old investor who told me this: “You’re a baby. You’re in your 20’s and you’re taking life too seriously. Nobody expects anybody in their 20’s to have it together. I’m 35 and I’m still figuring it out. When you reach 30, trust me, you’ll stop giving a shit & start living.”
Facts only. Relax, 20-somethings. You are still growing up.
Tracee Ellis Ross is like that one auntie who never got married or had kids but has an exciting life and kinda blows into town every now and then with fascinating stories, all this wisdom and cool clothes and accessories she lets you keep
Kanye West for GQ Magazine August 2014 shot by Patrick Demarchelier.
I’m so impressed by girls who can put together a really cute outfit and do their hair and makeup really nice every single day like if I manage to shower and eat breakfast it’s a damn victory
"It was even more meaningful because my mother died two years ago, on this day."
What I always thought I had in mind was getting some big scholarship to graduate school or a grant to study all over Europe, and then I thought I’d be a professor and write books of poems or write books of poems and be an editor of some sort. Usually I had these plans on the tip of my tongue.
‘I don’t really know,’ I heard myself say. I felt a deep shock, hearing myself say that, because the minute I said it, I knew it was true.