Anxious — Accept that pain is part of life, and it’s especially part of a life well-lived. You’re going to have to risk being hurt if you want a chance at really being loved.
it’s important to remember, it’s important to stop focusing on what a person lacks, what they could do better in, where they could make more effort. It’s important to stop chasing after this unrealistic prince charming, to stop placing expectations on a person because no one will ever measure up to an idea someone else has created of them.
This person will push you to find happiness where you’ve long forgotten happiness exists, nudging the dormant pieces of your soul residing deep within.
Don’t demand me to define what the significance to love someone is. Perhaps, I throw the word love away like they were the keys in the love lock bridges, abundant as it seems, but no one throws them back.
Find someone who can teach you how to dream again. Someone who can clear your obscured eyes, support you with your goals in life, uplift your spirit when you feel weak, hold your hand when you think that no one loves you, and be your strength for you to overcome your weaknesses and fears.
I need to know that when I give you my heart, you won’t run. That when I tell you I’m falling in love with you, you’ll pull me closer, not push me away. I promise I will treat you right and stand by you and for you, if you just promise me this one thing: that you won’t leave.
The reason relationships are falling apart in modern times, is because we now have choice. And we’re choosing to be scared. We’re choosing to run from our own vulnerability. We’re choosing to blame others instead of seeing the truth – the opportunity to look inside and grow.
You deserve a love that’s as extraordinary as your personality, and as profound as the suffering you have been through. Love should never be wasted on mediocrity. It should never be average.
He taught me how to feel again, how love feels, and I’m grateful for that because I now know what I deserve when it comes to matters of the heart.
I want someone who’s going to see me for me, us for us, and work through all that crap to have a love that means something rather than just looks nice.