Don’t sacrifice your time for people who wouldn’t do the same for you.
Being someone’s BFF is a big deal – you don’t hand over the other half of your “Best Friends” necklace to just anyone. Having a romantic partner who is also your best friend potentially sounds perfect.
Weak people seek revenge. Strong people forgive. Intelligent people let it go.
You can ask the universe for all the signs you want but ultimately, we see what we want to see when we’re ready to see it.
Is he or she the one? You know… the one to introduce to my parents, the one to move in with, the one to start a family with, the one to marry? At some point in every dating relationship, you ask yourself some version of these questions.
True kindness is helping someone without expecting anything in return.
Have you ever wondered about the secret to attracting a partner? You don’t have to be gorgeous, smart, and rich to attract someone else’s attention. The wonderful truth is that it’s much easier than that.
Avoiding certain people to protect your emotional health is not a weakness. It’s wisdom.
Having a son turned me into a pacifist not because I was an idealist, but because motherhood made me a realist. Why are we raising our children in a culture saturated with violence? Every week, sometimes twice a week, sometimes more often, there is another mass shooting, always by a man, usually a white man.
When you finally learn that a person’s behavior has more to do with their own internal struggle than you, you learn grace. – Allison Aars
Would you describe yourself as a compassionate person? Even if you don’t necessarily see yourself that way, I bet you’re compassionate at least some of the time (e.g., when you’re well-rested and not in a hurry), or with certain people in your life (e.g., with your closest friends).
Never worry about numbers. Help one person at a time and always start with the person nearest you.⠀ – Mother Theresa⠀
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand. – Confucius⠀
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion. – Dalai Lama
There’s an old saying, “When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang on.” In other words, before you give up, take matters into your own hands and try a little harder.
– Albert Einstein
We all have the experience of outgrowing a relationship. Sometimes a long friendship ends abruptly, but sometimes it just feels like a long, slow, painful death. Sometimes you understand why it ended, but sometimes you are left hanging in the wind wondering what in the Hell happened.
A friend is someone who makes it easy to believe in yourself.
We hear it all the time…from our friends, family, the media, and even at work! Life is about balance. Work-life balance. But do you ever feel as though you are eternally chasing this lofty state of nirvana?
Sometimes all you need is a hug from the right person and all your stress will melt away.