"If you love deeply, you’re going to get hurt badly. But it’s still worth it."
"have the courage to lose control. have the courage to feel useless. have the courage to listen. have the courage to recieve. have the courage to let your heart be broken. have the courage to feel. have the courage to fall in love. have the courage to get ruined for life. have the courage to make a friend."
dean brackley sj
"we are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful what we pretend to be."
"one of the most amazing things that can happen is finding someone who sees everything you are and won’t let you be anything less. they see the potential of you. they see endless possibilities. and through their eyes, you start to see yourself the same way. as someone who matters. as someone who can make a difference in this world."
"don’t wait until everything is just right. it will never be perfect. there will always be challenges, obstacles and less than perfect conditions. so what. get started now. with each step you take, you will grow stronger and stronger, more and more skilled, more and more self-confident and more and more successful."
mark victor hansen
"you changed my life without even trying, and i don’t think i could ever tell you how much you mean to me. i can’t imagine what things would be like if i hadn’t met you."
"tell your heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself. and no heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dream."
"do you know what we both need to realize?
if you don’t want me, somebody else will."
amidst the stars
"the grass is not, in fact, always greener on the other side of the fence. fences have nothing to do with it. the grass is greenest where it is watered. when crossing over fences carry water with you and tend the grass wherever you may be."
"let everything happen to you
beauty and terror
just keep going
no feeling is final."
rainer maria rilke