I am at that point where having someone to spend not just my nights, but my days with, as well.
The next person you meet could end up becoming just another number in your phone, or they could be the person you spend the rest of your life with.
My “no one can fuck with me” and “no one can get close enough to hurt me” attitude was contradicting what I actually wanted deep down. Everyone in our lives are going to hurt us at some point, it’s just a matter of figuring out who is worth it.
I hope you show up defeated.
You’re beginning to understand what love is because you’ve had to learn what love isn’t.
Hold on to the truth that God will never give you something you cannot overcome. He believes in you that much, you might want to believe in yourself a little more, too.
You do not confuse love for compatibility. Both are necessary to make a relationship work.
Every potential date is not a potential mate.
Why do we choose to spend time with people we aren’t crazy about?
Real, passionate love is going to be hard. And maybe by telling ourselves to leave, to move on, to let go, to search for another, we’re really just teaching ourselves that relationships and love are impermanent. Maybe all we’re really teaching ourselves is to give up