Everyone says love hurts, but that is not true. Lonelines hurts. Rejection hurts. Losing someone hurts. Envy hurts. Everyone gets these things confused with love. But in reality, love is the only thing in this world that covers up all pain and makes someone feel wonderful again.
I never found a companion that was so companionable as solitude.– Anonymous
I’m single because I was born that way.– Anonymous
You do not need to be loved, not at the cost of yourself. The single relationship that is truly central and crucial in a life is the relationship to the self. Of all the [...]
“I’m here. I love you. I don’t care if you need to stay up crying all night long, I will stay with you. There’s nothing you can ever do to lose my love. I will protect you until you die, and after your death I will still protect you. I am stronger than depression and [...]
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood. – Helen Keller
You’re only here for a short visit. So don’t forget to stop and smell the roses. – Walter Hagen
We must be willing to get rid of the life we’ve planned,
so as to have the life that [...]
It is far better to be alone, than to be in bad company. – George Washington
Language… has created the word “loneliness” to express the pain of being alone. And it has created the word “solitude” to express the glory of being alone. – Paul Tillich
Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the [...]
- “Music is enough for a lifetime, but a lifetime is not enough for music” – Sergei Rachmaninov
- “A painter paints pictures on canvas. But musicians paint their pictures on silence.” – Leopold Stokowski
- “Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” – Berthold Auerbach
- “All deep things are [...]
It is not death or pain that is to be dreaded, but the fear of pain or death. – Epictetus
Your pain is the breaking of the shell
that encloses your understanding.
Much of your pain is self-chosen.
It is the bitter [...]
A man’s character may be learned from the adjectives which he habitually uses in conversation.
How little a thing can make us happy when we feel that we have earned it.
To be good is noble; but to show others how to be good is nobler and no trouble.
Under certain circumstances, profanity provides a [...]