The Playing Field Isn’t Level But That Doesn’t Mean Don’t Play

Everyone has to deal with obstacles, after all, so most everyone can relate to / empathize with struggle; whereas we don’t all get trust funds or rich, supportive partners. Those are distributed inequitably. But so, for that matter, is talent.

Dorothy Parker On Having Money

Dorothy Parker once told an interviewer that if she had to choose between being a good writer, and having money, she’d rather have money.