You can’t find intimacy—you can’t find home—when you’re always hiding behind masks. Intimacy requires a certain level of vulnerability. It requires a certain level of you exposing your fragmented, contradictory self to someone else. You running the risk of having your core self rejected and hurt and misunderstood.
People get bored and then they do reckless things. It’s how the world works.
You’ll never see all the awesome things ahead of you if keep looking at the bad things behind you.
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.