“But…as bad as it was, I learned something about myself. That I could go through something like that and survive. I mean, I know it could have been worse—a lot worse— but for me, it was all I could have handled at the time. And I learned from it.”—Sparks, Nicholas. Dear John. (via wordsnquotes)
“We assume others show love the same way we do — and if they don’t, we worry it’s not there.”—Everyone has their own love language. That’s one of the most important lessons I’ve ever learned. (via stay-ocean-minded)
People who say sadness doesn’t hurt physically apparently never experienced feeling so sad. I’ve felt it in my legs, my jaw, my head, my quivering lips, aching eyes, and my aching chest. It hurts my chest the most because it literally feels like your heart is in pain.