The strength of a woman is not measured by the impact that all her hardships in life have had on her; but the strength of a woman is measured by the extent of her refusal to allow those hardships to dictate her and who she becomes.
I didn't realize it at the time, but this is so true. I'm a much better person today than I was five years ago....and it's because of you. I see the world so much differently and have a more open mind. Because I love you in a different way than I've loved anyone else, I have explored areas in my mind that were previously unexamined. I like me better now.
Truth be told, life is way too wonderful and short to waste time with people who are not positive influences. So surround yourself with people who inspire you to smile. People who help you up when you’re down. People who would never take advantage of you. People who are honest and genuinely care. They are the ones worth keeping in your life. Everyone else is just passing through.
True, but if it's meant to be, you will wait until he's ready. I waited 9 years for him to marry me. He swore off marriage after a disastrous first one, so I had to be patient. 12 years together and going strong. <3
I'm this girl and you're exactly the compliment. I got to have fancy dates and bag holding and all the things everyone told me I deserved and the whole time all I wanted was movie night on your sofa with some pizza.