Knowledge is knowing that Frankenstein is not the monster.
Wisdom is knowing that Frankenstein is the monster.
While I know myself as a creation of God, I am also obligated to realize and remember that everyone else and everything else are also God’s creation.
and if he wants to leave
then let him leave
you are terrifying
and strange and beautiful
something not everyone knows how to love
If only there were evil people somewhere insidiously committing evil deeds and it were necessary only to separate them from the rest of us and destroy them. But the line dividing good and evil cuts through the heart of every human being. And who is willing to destroy a piece of his own heart?
At any moment, you have a choice, that either leads you closer to your spirit or further away from it.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
Live your best life with someone who was nervous the first time they kissed you.
Be held by someone who touches you like any minute you might disappear and never return.
Make forever with someone who looks at you like you are the strongest thing they have ever seen.
Don’t settle for luke-warm anything.
You only get so many heartbeats in this life—don’t waste them on anyone who doesn’t look at you the way you need; hold you the way you want; and love you the way you deserve.