Who we are as people is not comprised of the negative pieces of our lives, but the positive. By the ways we’ve stood back up after being pushed down, risen after falling. By the way we’ve continued, and never given up.
You are more than the ones who couldn’t love you with the same tenacity, who couldn’t promise forever, who couldn’t fight. You are more than a bleeding heart, letting yourself spill for people who don’t see your worth. You are more than this.
She won’t be afraid to tell you when you’re being an ass.
Stop waiting for the right person, right career, right opportunity to fall in her lap.
Negative self-talk, even in the wake of failure.
you will feel me when I leave
like all the threads that hold you together
You cannot break a woman whose self-love is centered on possibility, on hope, on the potential she has to become something even more wild and wonderful than she already is.
I will teach her to make her own expectations, and shatter them.
You can’t silence a woman who isn’t afraid of her voice.
Be brave. Shatter expectations. Say no, say yes. Scream your hopes to the sky. Shine with all your brilliance, even if you make mistakes along the way.