If they love and respect their parents, chances are they’re going to mimic what they saw from their parents growing up. Chances are they’re going to love and respect you enough to be upfront and honest with you. No games.
Hasn’t anyone ever told you it’s lonelier to waste your time and rent out your body to someone who doesn’t know your worth than it is to be alone? You deserve to be more than an afterthought. Stop getting ready “just in case.” You are all you need to fill all the empty space.
A girl who has been hurt loves harder than any girl you have ever known.
Never hold yourself back just for the sake of not intimidating man.
Self-respect means walking away from anyone who makes you feel like you aren’t good enough, like you are only a burden, like you are inherently worthless — because you know that’s not the truth.
I used to tell you it was because I liked you and therefore I liked all the parts of you. And I think at the time I really believed that.
We somehow convince ourselves that we’ve changed the world and ended the needless suffering because we’ve shared a video. We go to sleep each night on our oversized beds thinking that we’ve made the world a better place. And we believe this because it is easy to believe.
Just know that regardless of all fights, of all differences, love must always be built on mutual respect.
Understand that just because she’s with you, doesn’t mean she’s owned by you.
We MUST have our own personal alone time. I don’t want to feel like I am “reporting” to anyone. I am not a 14-year-old teenager.