Factober

I just like being as romantic as possible. I thrive off unrequited love. I've been in love in one way or another since I was 14. I go full-on in and get obsessive.

Posted 4 months ago

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How old are you?”“Old enough to know better, but still young enough to do i

How old are you?”“Old enough to know better, but still young enough to do it again.
Posted 4 months ago

Self-confidence depends on environment: one does not speak in the same tone

Self-confidence depends on environment: one does not speak in the same tone in the drawing room than in the kitchen.
Posted 4 months ago

Treat this crisis as practice for the next crisis.

Treat this crisis as practice for the next crisis.
Posted 4 months ago

You don’t know what it’s like to worry you’ll start to despise the people w

You don’t know what it’s like to worry you’ll start to despise the people who help you, the ones you should love, because they’re healthy and you’re not, because they’re kind and you’re this angry, frustrated . . . thing.
Posted 4 months ago

It's not my fate to give up--I know it can't be.

It's not my fate to give up--I know it can't be.
Posted 4 months ago

For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way

For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

I finally chalked it up to the fact that the brain is truly an extraordinar

I finally chalked it up to the fact that the brain is truly an extraordinary device: more extraordinary than we can even guess.
Posted 4 months ago

It’s not just picking the right friends. It is being the right friend.

It’s not just picking the right friends. It is being the right friend.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

The ultimate test of a moral society is the kind of world that it leaves to

The ultimate test of a moral society is the kind of world that it leaves to its children.
Posted 4 months ago

Marriage cannot thrive on left-over attention, it has to get your best effo

Marriage cannot thrive on left-over attention, it has to get your best effort!
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

The only incorruptible thing about us.

The only incorruptible thing about us.
Posted 4 months ago

By learning to allow different types of discomfort to simply stay in the ro

By learning to allow different types of discomfort to simply stay in the room with you, without your scrambling for a button to push (real or metaphorical), you make discomfort matter less.The pool of things you’re afraid of shrinks. It becomes a lot less
Posted 4 months ago