Never waste any moment of your life seeking approval or acceptance from people. They are not your creator.
The question isn’t whether the world is perfect.
The real question to consider is: If it were, would you still be in it?
Dogs are how people would be if the important stuff is all that mattered to us.
Many people have the confused idea that peace will happen when all the colors in the palette are the same. The actuality of peace is accepting each color’s differences and seeing the beauty each possesses.
Fitting in is about assessing a situation and becoming who you need to be to be accepted. Belonging, on the other hand, doesn’t require us to change who we are; it requires us to be who we are.
I have never found anybody who could stand to accept the daily demonstrative love I feel in me, and give back as good as I give.
I had embraced you…
long before i hugged you.
Truth was never meant to make you comfortable, unless you stand in the middle of it with acceptance.
It seems impossible to wheedle his way out of his impending death. No one has before him. But just as a young person feels invincible, he cannot bring himself to accept the looming train as he stands upon the tracks feeling the deep rumbling of the behemoth barreling straight toward him.
To love, and be loved, this is the greatest challenge that any of us face in our lives.