I didn’t fall in love with you.
I walked into love with you, with my eyes wide open, choosing to take every step along the way.
I do believe in fate and destiny, but I also believe we are only fated to do the things that we’d choose anyway.
And I’d choose you; in a hundred lifetimes, in a hundred worlds, in any version of reality, I’d find you and I’d choose you.
It is important to expect nothing, to take every experience, including the negative ones, as merely steps on the path, and to proceed.
Once you lose someone it is never exactly the same person who comes back.
I survived because the fire inside me burned brighter than the fire around me.
get used to being alone
you’ll be alone your whole life.
I don’t need to be rich or have a fancy home. I just want to go to sleep at night knowing my labor had heart, I’ve loved fiercely and lived close enough to the edge that I can see the waves kiss the rocks.
Rock bottom became the solid foundation on which I rebuilt my life