We’re surrounded by anonymous, poorly made objects. It’s tempting to think it’s because the people who use them don’t care — just like the people who make them. But what we’ve shown is that people do care. It’s not just about aesthetics. They care about things that are thoughtfully conceived and well made. Our success is a victory for purity, integrity — for giving a damn.

Jonathan Ive, interview with The Sunday Times Magazine

This world would be a whole lot better if we just made an effort to be less horrible to one another. If we took just five minutes to recognise each other’s beauty instead of attacking each other for our differences. That’s not hard… it’s really an easier and better way to live, and, ultimately, it saves lives.

Ellen Page’s moving speech at HRC’s Time to Thrive Conference