"Let woman share the rights and she will emulate the virtues of man for she must grow more perfect when emancipated, or justify the authority that chains such a weak being to her duty."
— Mary Wollstonecraft, A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (via esplumoir)
"Kids are never the problem. They are born scientists. The problem is always the adults. The beat the curiosity out of the kids. They out-number kids. They vote. They wield resources. That’s why my public focus is primarily adults."
— Neil DeGrasse Tyson