Don’t lose yourself just because you found somebody.
Life is a mystery to be lived, not a problem to be solved.
You’ve changed so much that I forgot how you used to be.
It takes a lot to still believe in people.
What people are ashamed of usually makes a good story.
Once you get to know me, I’m not really that nice.— Snejana Onopka
Most people think happiness is about gaining something, but it’s not. It’s all about getting rid of the darkness you accumulate.
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.
But I have my life, I’m living it. It’s twisted, exhausting, uncertain, and full of guilt, but nonetheless, there’s something there.
DAILY REMINDER THAT IT’S OKAY TO HATE THE PEOPLE WHO’VE TREATED YOU BADLY AND IT DOESN’T MAKE YOU A BAD PERSON
"I want to keep my dreams, even bad ones, because without them, I might have nothing all night long."
We’re good at hiding. I’ve noticed this often with people, tucking away what they care for the most. For years, I’ve just been a watcher. People tell you the strange things when you talk to them for long enough. The words seem to weave something within that space between two people.