To encourage you to keep going.
To remind you to be strong.

Published on January 18, 2018 in Picture Quotes
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“And kid, you’ve got to love yourself. You’ve got wake up at four in the morning, brew black coffee, and stare at the birds drowning in the darkness of the dawn. You’ve got to sit next to the man at the train station who’s reading your favorite book and start a conversation. You’ve got to come home after a bad day and burn your skin from a shower. Then you’ve got to wash all your sheets until they smell of lemon detergent you bought for four dollars at the local grocery store. You’ve got to stop taking everything so goddam personally. You are not the moon kissing the black sky. You’ve got to compliment someones crooked brows at an art fair and tell them that their eyes remind you of green swimming pools in mid July. You’ve got to stop letting yourself get upset about things that won’t matter in two years. Sleep in on Saturday mornings and wake yourself up early on Sunday. You’ve got to stop worrying about what you’re going to tell her when she finds out. You’ve got to stop over thinking why he stopped caring about you over six months ago. You’ve got to stop asking everyone for their opinions. Fuck it. Love yourself, kiddo. You’ve got to love yourself.”— Unknown

8 Comments

  1. Laurie Martin January 19, 2018 Reply

    This is great!

  2. Laura January 19, 2018 Reply

    Greatest words I’ve heard in alone time but its true!

  3. Dianna January 19, 2018 Reply

    This was profoundly everything!

  4. Wow Man January 19, 2018 Reply

    Arlenenone I am sorry for all i’ve Done I hope one day you forgive me your name was read and you are so much better than me since I don’ Know you or you me )the reason we never got together) love only happens when you truly know someone, l was never sure of the why? Sorry I became so distant I would only ruin your life( my age and condition probably wouldn’t hold up long enough) I will never be a rat and I don’t know your Id… I am busted of my emotional cheating so sorry for it… you sound like and are a beautiful person with so much to live for… you’ll get your dream whatever that is…keep your faith in God…I thank you for all the times you helped my head…I can’ t keep hurting us that’s just not good… I can never take back the pain I caused… family is important that always needs to be respected… I never been a creep so I would never hurt a or harm other than any emotional pain I already caused… so sorry for not letting go…I would’ve loved to answer all our questions of each other that would only bring madness to your life… I am just no good, an old fool, always…I am the messed up one not you.

  5. PSL January 19, 2018 Reply

    reminds me of my brother

  6. Petya January 19, 2018 Reply

    Surprise.

  7. KathyNotNayNay January 26, 2018 Reply

    Wow

  8. Keziah November 3, 2018 Reply

    Note to self. Stop overthinking everything.

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