"When you make a commitment, you build hope. When you keep it, you build trust."
"We are not entitled to pain-free, trouble-free life. Embracing this will ease the collision between expectation and reality."
John Piper (via godmoves)
"Water is the softest thing, yet it can penetrate mountains and earth. This shows clearly the principle of softness overcoming hardness."
~ Lao Tzu (via conflictingheart)
"May the sky remind you it’s okay to cry."
Lily Gabrielle (via wolkenluft)
what i literally do not understand ,
is why its ok
to insult your fucking child, and then expect them to respect you, as if you treated them like they fucking deserve to be
like no im not going to fucking admire you as a parent if you make me feel like shit
you’re supposed to bring your kids self esteem up not shatter it
omg, how true.
"You cannot use someone else’s fire. You can only use your own. And in order to do that, you must first be willing to believe that you have it."
Audre Lorde (via larmoyante)
"Most of us ask for advice when we know the answer but we want a different one."
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