“Change your life today. Don’t gamble on the future, act now, without delay.”
— Simone de Beauvoir
Today would’ve been Simone’s 111th birthday.
She lived to be 78, and was an activist for everything she believed in till the day she died. I could only hope to be half as active as she was and contribute to something the was as inspiring to the world as her works still are. But hoping for something so far if in the future was not how she did things. Why focus so heavily on something you can’t see, when you can act now on what you can? Read more.