I can’t stop thinking about how pretty you looked today.
She only wants to know because she is interested.
Lately, you don’t dream. You have no visions. You just operate. With your eyes closed, you could predict every upcoming conversation, every question, every event, every moment. Now, you are coasting.
Since we care about them, we try to help minimize their feelings because we know that they are difficult, but sympathizing can be damaging despite positive intentions. Empathy is the willingness to feel with your partner. To understand their inner world.
Feminism has a broad goal of equality for all, but to achieve it, the movement needs to adjust the focus.
Never underestimate the power of intentional time with your partner.
Long-lasting love requires courage. The courage to be vulnerable and to listen non-defensively, even in the heat of conflict. Especially when we are hurt and angry.
We build stronger connections with the people around us when we speak in words that arouse positive emotions.
After an emotional affair, they don’t have to see each other in person. They don’t need to talk on the phone, text, or email to still feel madly in love.
I grew up in a time where your own reflection was your worst enemy. The mirror only showed the flaws, never the pretty side.