Do not think that love in order to be genuine has to be extraordinary. What we need is to love without getting tired. Be faithful in the small things, because it is in them that your strength lies.
So come on, let it go
JUST LET IT BE
Why don’t you be you
And I’ll be me
I think the reason why the phrase “I’m not like most girls” annoys me so much is because women have been conditioned to feel like they have to disassociate themselves from the female gender to be recognised as an interesting human being and if that isn’t fucked up then I don’t know what is
Some books you read. Some books you enjoy. But some books just swallow you up, heart and soul.
Who said nights were for sleep?
One day you’ll meet a girl who undresses you with her words
As she burns holes through your skin with her eyes
Leaving scars with her mouth on your thighs
And I promise, nothing will ever taste the way she did
How we need another soul to cling to.
So many people walk around with a meaningless life. They seem half-asleep, even when they’re busy doing things they think are important. This is because they’re chasing the wrong things. The way you get meaning into your life is to devote yourself to loving others, devote yourself to your community around you, and devote yourself to creating something that gives you purpose and meaning.
― Mitch Albom, Tuesdays with Morrie
My unfortunate romanticism—I can’t help it. What’s more, I don’t want to help it. I have come to a time of life when I can help nothing.
I am hard on myself. But isn’t it better to be honest about these things before someone else can use them against you? Before someone else can break your heart? Isn’t it better to break it yourself?
― Stephanie Perkins, Isla and the Happily Ever After (via crosszerias