Don’t waste your time trying to provide people with proof of deceit, in order to keep their love, win their love or salvage their respect for you. The truth is this: If they care they will go out of their way to learn the truth. If they don’t then they really don’t value you as a human being. The moment you have to sell people on who you are is the moment you let yourself believe that every good thing you have ever done or accomplished was invisible to the world. And, it is not!
We are not for ourselves. We live for the glory of God.
But the coconut is also a symbol of resilience, Samar. Even in the conditions where there’s very little nourishment and even less nurturance, it flourishes, growing taller than most of the plants around it.
You are worthy of a great life. Desire, dream and seek it.
The question isn’t whether the world is perfect.
The real question to consider is: If it were, would you still be in it?
A girl who truly knows herself is a girl that everybody else wants to know.
Don’t lower your standards to keep anyone, if they’re not making you happy, it’s time to find someone who does.
When you know that everything matters-that every move counts as much as any other-you will begin living a life of permanent purpose.
Devote yourself to reading.