If I could change one thing about our world, I would change how people measure their self worth against material objects. I enjoy capitalism, but I do not let capitalism define me. You are not who you are married to or what car you drive or what kind of apartment you live in. What you are is how you are as a human being.
—Mike Ruiz, the beefcake-y photographer and star of LOGO’s upcoming The A List, on striving to care less about meaningless frivolity [via]