People who say sadness doesn’t hurt physically apparently never experienced feeling so sad. I’ve felt it in my legs, my jaw, my head, my quivering lips, aching eyes, and my aching chest. It hurts my chest the most because it literally feels like your heart is in pain.

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"If people want to let you go, just let them do it. They may not understand who you are. So don’t play around with fire; don’t give them their cake and let them eat it too. Here is your rule of thumb: they either commit to you or get none of you."

Joey Furjanic, The Heartbreak Hotel: How Long Will You Stay? (via emilylouiseb)

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"Marry a man who loves you more than you love him. A woman will always give more than what is necessary to her lover. It is ingrained into her, like maternity. But even when a man loves you more, he will still only be able to meet you halfway."

Rihanna (relaying advice given to her by her deceased grandmother)

"You are beautiful. Own it. Walk like your hips move mountains."

unknown (via girl-in-nike)

(Source: mother-of-beasties)