Self-love is not isolating yourself from everyone you encounter until you stumble upon perfection. It’s not withdrawing whenever something doesn’t go your way.
Ah, young adulthood. Does it get any more awkward than this?
They see life as the inquirer, not an inquiry.
Be a moon, not the sun.
An idiot’s guide to keeping your foot out of your mouth.
When love is present, life is present. There are few rational comparisons, as most all positive experiences or feelings are delineated from some type of love.
We’ve made life wildly complicated by misinterpreting our emotions and fashioning extrinsic distractions to supplant them, when all we’ve really needed this whole time is a passionate hobby, a few exciting plans, and good old-fashioned human relatedness.
The journey to authenticity is no picnic.
No matter how much we attempt to make sense of things, the reality is our brains are hard-wired for a distinct environment — and it’s not the one we’re currently in.
Responsibility equals freedom.