"Codependency isn’t sexy. It isn’t romantic. It’s built with a fuse and will surely burn out. The healthiest thing you can say to the one you love is, ‘I would be okay without you, and that’s why I choose to stay.’"
you learned that ears can taste,
and eyes remember, and the tongue
and nostrils see like fingertips
in any dark.
or look around, and all you know
is what your body taught you:"
Samuel Hazo, from “Who Promised You Tomorrow?,” And the Time Is: Poems, 1958-2013
(Syracuse University Press, 2014)
(Source: metaphorformetaphor, via nosoysexy)
"No amount of anxiety makes any difference to anything that is going to happen."
I THINK I AM ALLOWED TO BE AS PROUD AND OBNOXIOUS ABOUT MY SELF ESTEEM AS I WANT BECAUSE I BUILT THAT SHIT UP FROM THE GROUND
"Spend a little more time trying to make something of yourself & a little less time trying to impress people."
"A man sees in the world what he carries in his heart."