I just want to feel like it is okay for me to be the person I am and not someone else. And I want you to feel like it is okay for you to be you, too.
A woman’s strength does not equal a man’s weakness.
The thing about strong women is they don’t need you. They learned to stop needing people. They want you.
They dress up for themselves, not for men or for anyone else. Strong women want to look their best because it makes them feel good. It isn’t for anyone else. It’s for their happiness and joy. Clothing is an art form, not a runway show for people to whistle at.
We were taught to love hard. We were taught to feel hard and to believe in people, no matter their past mistakes. We grew up trusting and falling and loving, and we grew up to believe that love was real.
The women who are riddled with fears, but will never allow that fear to hold them back in any way.
The truth is most girls have at least one or two or even more people who would date her if she wanted to.
We love deeply, we love fully – because there’s not one aspect of our life that we half-ass.
They crave someone to tell them they are proud of them, that they have accomplished something. To congratulate and shower them with positive affirmations and reassurance.
One of the best parts of diving into a good piece of fiction is when you discover a character that truly inspires you and reminds you of the incredible things that humans are capable of.