"I have been told, sometimes, the most healing thing to do is remind ourselves over and over and over: “Other people feel this too.” "
"letting go is an act of acceptance, not a denial of what happened. when you bring peace to the past, you can move forward to the future. "
"Yeah. In a while, though. I feel it’s a bit too obvious to do that now. I never want to be predictable and I feel like that’s a predictable thing at the moment. "
She taught me all about real sacrifice. That it should be done from love… That it should be done from necessity, not without exhausting all other options. That it should be done for people who need your strength because they don’t have enough of their own
"If you read a great book, or see a really good film, they can change the way you view things. It’s the quality of the things you invest in that’ll add to who you are. "
"I think people spend too much time staring into screens and not enough time drinking wine, tongue kissing, and dancing under the moon. "
"The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience. "
"Sure, fear can protect us from danger—but most of the time it just keeps us from life’s great adventures. "