Sun Tzu was a military strategist and general in ancient China who is best known for his book The Art of War. There is little to no biographical information on Sun Tzu.
“Action speaks louder than words but not nearly as often.”
Please don’t give up on your dreams because someone else cannot see them.
The joy in your greatest days come from your most difficult moments.
We love, we love, we love.
Your leaving was the equivalent of being rudely and abruptly awakened from a heavenly, comforting dream. To open my eyes hurt. A lot.
Do not base your value on success or praise.
You’ve had to curve your plans, adjust your life, twist your outlook, embrace detours, and turn new corners. So, have you given yourself credit for not breaking?
When was the last time you asked yourself how you were feeling?
Thank God for the clarity
Thank Him for the lessons
Pick yourself up and move forward
It takes time, but happiness is possible
I hope life brings you a beautiful happiness, calmness, and clarity.
Let this time help you focus on what needs healing and how we can improve ourselves.
When we adopt an opportunity mindset — which contradicts everything we were raised to believe — we start seeing what has been largely invisible to us.
Let them go because you deserve to feel happy.
I know that on some days we wish it was easier and quick, but as the saying goes, “All good things take time.” I am a firm believer in that.
We are all programmed to think that by missing out, we are flawed.
Aries: Take this time to reconnect with reality instead of with the virtual one.
She thinks I inconvenience others, so I should put their needs before my own. She believes I’m less than others, so I need to prove my worthiness.
You cannot demand sensitivity from everyone in your life for mental health or trauma when you are totally unwilling to return that same sensitivity.
So often we shy away from this pain, but it’s only when we truly allow ourselves to feel it that we can gain perspective on the situation and realize that perhaps we were given a gift in disguise.
It gets hard to breathe. It gets hard to see things clearly. Everything is distorted, even your own reflection.
Cortisol is a steroid hormone released by a body’s adrenal glands. It is commonly referred to as a stress hormone.
“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.”
“Let us be grateful to people who make us happy, they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.”
There will be no monuments where we are going, only lakes and mountains and trees and a sympathetic circle of equals humbled by the wonders of the universe.
the first time i had my earphones in.
i don’t think i got round to turning the music on.
A finsta, for those not yet aware, is a private Instagram account where one posts whatever it is they see, feel, or do without reserve.
I’ve seen the other side and it’s much simpler over there. It feels safe. It feels good.
Conquering overthinking takes a commitment to living in the moment.
More often than not, the reason why you are not achieving your goals is that you don’t have the right structure and you don’t have the right principles.
Having faith in God means trusting that he’s going to be with you wherever you go. You just need to honor your gut and pray that God is going to guide you in your journey.
What happens when you move in
the wrong direction?
When you veer off course?
Just like Icarus, I was flying too close to the sun. And as it turns out, what comes up really must come down.
When I think about what it means to leave your mark on this world and all the work Chadwick has done, I understand the importance of legacy.
They will tell you the truth, even if it’s ugly. They won’t be intentionally cruel, but they won’t hold back either.
My great-grandmother taught me to romanticize life, to follow my happiness, to live for joy, to cherish both the big and small, to fully engage with the world around me.
Love is the only thing in this life that matters.
I can’t help but smile when I think of you. I think of all the buttery, pink sky moments we shared. Those coquettish smirks, when only you and I understood.
I wish you fought for me.
You have to be honest with yourself while dating.
Those first years out of college and the first years into your career truly set the stage for the next 10 years of your life.
Libra: Mercury in your sign will bring a little flare and cause lots of tensions.
It’s common knowledge to our circle of friends that we have been seeing each other for a while now. But I’m still toeing the line between hope that we were real and panic that the other shoe was about to drop.
There is a difference between a busy person and someone who doesn’t put energy or effort into responding promptly.
“Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.”
If you’re still hurting, then you’re hurting—don’t deny this truth.
Your story matters. Your feelings matter. And your truth matters.
Let’s pretend in this moment that we don’t have a past to remember. Let’s do what we want to do without thinking about anything else.
Cramping can be calmed by chamomile tea, which is packed with anti-inflammatory substances.
Know that insecurity is an inevitable part of growing up.