- mom: don't eat the cookies yet, they just came out of the oven and are too hot
- me: fire cannot kill a dragon
I just want to tell you, at some point it doesn’t matter who was right and who was wrong. At some point, being angry is just another bad habit, like smoking, and you keep poisoning yourself without thinking about it.
don’t tell oppressed people not to fight fire with fire when they didn’t light the flame in the first place
Detachment is a privilege held by people who aren’t targets.
"why are you so emotional about this" - unaffected people