Some Quotes that Get Me Through

And I hope, sometimes, you wonder ’bout me.

“Just promise me you’ll think of me every time you look up at the sky and see a star.” -Eminem

I hope you always find a reason to smile.

The only person you should try to be better than, is the person you were yesterday.

You were given THIS LIFE because you are strong enough to LIVE IT.

The reason we struggle with insecurity is because we compare our behind-the-scenes with everyone else’s highlight reel.

“I am who I am today because of the choices I made yesterday.” -Eleanor Roosevelt

You only live once, but if you do it right then once is enough.

“You’ll miss the best things if you keep you eyes shut.” -Dr. Suess

“It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a though without accepting it.” -Aristotle

Do not give up. The beginning is always the hardest.

“You know that place between sleep and awake? The place where you can still remember dreaming? That’s where I will always love you. That’s where I’ll be waiting.” -Peter Pan

“Just remember that you are you no matter how much of you there is, and if anybody doesn’t like you because you have an extra jelly roll FUCK THEM, ’cause I’ll like you even more. Jelly rolls are kinda my thing.” -Shane Dawson

Always believe in yourself, even when others don’t.

The only way to get better is to surround yourself with better people.

Ask yourself if what you’re doing today is getting you closer to where you want to be tomorrow.

Good people are like candles; they burn themselves up to give others light.

Relax. You will become an adult. You will figure out your career. You will find someone who loves you. You have a whole lifetime; tie takes time. The only way to fail at life is to abstain.

“I don’t love studying. I hate studying. I like learning. Learning is beautiful.”           -Natalie Portman

“I interviewed a woman who is terminally ill. ‘So,” I tried to delicately ask, ‘What is it like to wake up every morning and knowing that you’re dying.’ ‘Well,’ she responded, ‘What is it like to wake every morning and pretend that you are not?'” -Unknown

Fall in love with someone who doesn’t make you think that love is hard.

Sometimes, I forget myself in a book. And when I have to stop reading it takes me a minute to remember where I am. Or who I am.

“Fear doesn’t have to make you cruel or cowardly. Fear can make you kind.” -Doctor Who

She smiled softly, but this time it was different, her face smiled, but her eyes didn’t.

“A villain is just a victim whose story hasn’t been told.” -Chris Colfer

Be kind to yourself so that you can be kind enough to be kind to the world.

MONSTERS don’t sleep under your bed.                                                                                            They sleep inside your head.

“There’s no shame in having to fight everyday. If you’re still alive to hear these words or read this interview, then YOU are winning YOUR war. You’re here.” -Jared Padalecki

Atelophobia: fear of never being good enough.

“We are, as a species, addicted to story. Even when the body goes to sleep, the mind stays up all night, telling itself stories.” -Jonathan Gottschall

“A writer is a writer not because she writes well and easily because she has amazing talent, or because everything she does is golden. A writer is a writer because, even when there is no hope, even with nothing you do shows any sign of promise, you keep writing anyway.” -Janet Diaz

“As someone told me lately; everyone deserves the chance to fly. And if I’m flying solo, at least I’m flying free.” -Wicked

I want to inspire people. I want someone to look at me and say, “Because of you, I didn’t give up.”

You are so used to your features, you don’t know how beautiful you look to a stranger.

Not only did I love her, but I could tell the universe loved her, too. More than others. She was different. After all; I would be a fool not to notice the way the sunshine played with her hair. -Christopher Poindexter

“I don’t want to be the other half of your soul. I want to be the one who reminds you that you’re already whole.” -G.S.

I spent my days waiting for you, searching the crowds for your face. I stopped breathing the moment you recognized me, as you captured my soul with your gaze. -Christy A. Marine

After all the words and all the ink and all the blank pages painted black with the adjectives of you, one thing is abundantly clear. Nothing I write will ever be enough to sum you up. -Tyler Knott Gregson

I’m always running away from someone or something. But I’ve never gotten anywhere.

“If you care about somebody, you should want them to be happy. Even if you wind up being left out.” -Stephan Chbosky

I can’t even hold your hand, but I love you with a love that is more than love.

Meeting your soulmate is like walking into a house you’ve been in before – you will recognize the furniture, the pictures on the wall, the books on shelves, the contents of drawers: You could find your way around in the dark if you had to.

There’s a story behind every person. There’s a reason why they’re the way they are. They aren’t just like that because they want to. Something in the past created them, and in that moment it’s impossible to fix them.

Feelings that come back are feelings that never left.

Put your hand on my heart, and feel what I am thinking.

One day you’ll wake up and it won’t hurt anymore.

Obstacles are put in your way to see if what you want is really worth fighting for.

Then love know it was called love. And when I lifted my eyes to your name, suddenly your heart showed me my way. – Pablo Neruda

Do not go gentle into that good night. Rage, rage against the dying of the light.           -Dylan Thomas

There is freedom waiting for you, on the breezes of the sky, and YOU ask, “What if I fall?” Oh but my darling, what if you fly? -E.h.

In all the world there is no heart for me like yours. In all the world there is no love for you like mine. -Maya Angelou

You sometimes think you want to disappear, but all you really want is to be found.

When it’s over, leave. Don’t continue watering a dead flower.

Don’t believe the things you tell yourself so late at night. You are your own worst enemy.

Loneliness is dangerous. It’s addicting. Once you see how peaceful it is, you don’t wanna deal with people.

Sometimes, you’ve got to be able to listen to yourself, and be able to listen to yourself and be okay with no one else understanding.

No one is too old with fairytales.

You can feel the whole world and still feel lost in it. So many people are in pain – no matter how smart or accomplished – they cry, they yearn, they hurt. . . We all want the same things: comfort, love, and a peaceful heart. -Mitch Albon

She wanted something else, something more. Passion and romance, perhaps, or maybe quiet conversations in candlelit rooms, or perhaps something as simple as not being second. – Nicholas Sparks

If somebody likes me, I want them to like the real me, not what they think I am. And I don’t want them to carry it around inside. I want them to be able to do whatever they want around me. -Stephan Chbosky

I want to talk about what happened without metoning how much it hurts. There has to be a way. To care for the wounds without reopening them. To name the pain without inviting it back into me.

If you don’t have good intentions, please just leave me alone. I’m tired.

{nothing would be the same if you did not exist.}

And there will be someone that comes along one day and offers you a planted when you expected a galaxy… And there will be someone that comes along and offers you and entire galaxy when you only expected a single planet.

For a star to be born, there is one thing that must happen: a gaseous nebula must collapse. So collapse. Crumble. This is not your destruction.