Category: love yourself

You learn to speak by speaking, to study by studying, to run by running, to work by working; in just the same way, you learn to love by loving.

Distance doesn’t ruin a relationship; doubts do.

When you’re different, sometimes you don’t see the millions of people who accept you for what you are. All you notice is the person who doesn’t.

Overthinking ruins relationships. It creates problems that weren’t there before. Don’t overthink.

Your relationship with yourself sets the tone for every other relationship you have.

I like cancelled plans, and empty bookstores. I like rainy days, and thunderstorms, and quiet coffee shops. I like messy beds and over-worn pajamas. Most of all, I like the small joys that a simple life brings.

I always feel like I’m struggling to become someone else. Like I’m trying to find a new place, grab hold of a new life, a new personality. I guess it’s part of growing up; it’s also an attempt to reinvent myself.

You need no-one’s permission but your own to be whole.

It’s not selfish to love yourself, take care of yourself, and to make your happiness a priority. It’s necessary.

The most terrible poverty is loneliness, and the feeling of being unloved.