A book can teach you to consider experiences from more than one perspective. Sometimes we forget that there’s more to life than just our angle.
23 is about having the strength to let things go and welcome new things in. It’s about realizing when certain chapters should end and new ones should begin.
Suddenly, what was once the only place in the world that made sense to me, simply makes no sense.
If you’re only with us for fun, we’ve already moved on.
I had very little to say to him. I had moved on. Seeing him again wasn’t about closure, I had already written my own ending.
Don’t be quick to answer when you’re arguing with someone. Arguments happen and it’s in our nature to fight to win them. Even if you know you’re right, say what you’re thinking to yourself first before saying it out loud. It might change the way you want to let it out. And trust me, that changes everything.
There’s no promising that I won’t go through this again. The promise is that I’ll get out of it stronger every time.
Thank you for not taking me as a whole. Because now I know that I need to do that for myself first before I expect anyone else to.
Take the time to learn what’s behind the different smiles she gives you. The fake one, the reassuring one, the appreciative one, and the one she sends your way as a silent call for help.
With the nice guys, it’s always easier to take the relationship for granted. They are the ones that we hurt unintentionally and feel guilty about for the longest time.