We need to get rid of the idea that an independent woman is someone who walks around scowling at every man on the street and has a heart of ice.
When you love a girl that’s fiercely independent, you learn that you can love her without changing her, but you still show her how wonderful it can be to be taken care of. And you learn that a woman’s strength does not, in any way lessen yours.
There are so many misconceptions about strong women. They can often feel misunderstood and difficult to love. This book shows a few different perspectives on how strong women live their lives differently and how they approach love.
The thing is, that even though it’s great to have people who got your back and support you, there are still some things in life that you have to go through on your own.
You get to spend time finding yourself instead of finding out why your boyfriend is mad at you.
It’s okay if you keep yourself busy, and if you’re happy just being instead of being with someone else.
She’s going places in this world, but has never stepped on anyone else to get there. She doesn’t have to – she’s confident in her ability to get there herself.
The feeling of love from your family pet. Make a list of people who have disappointed you and then compare it to a self-made list of animals that have disappointed you. The data speaks for itself, my friends.
They acknowledge the fact that their own opinions and ideas may not be the most appropriate in a given situation, so they take the time to listen to their colleagues.
If it’s love, it’s unpredictable. I realized that if I wanted to have deep, loving relationships, I had to give up a particular outcome. I had to let it be out of my control.