I'm exhausted from trying to be stronger than I feel. I'm truly trying to forgive and let go. I'm tired of being afraid. I'm tired of crying. I know I'm enough. I just have to reiterate that dialogue internally and focus on the good.
I forgive, but I also learn a lesson. I won't hate you, but I'll never get close enough for you to hurt me again. I can't let my forgiveness become foolishness. Forgiveness with healthy boundaries in place.
Sensitive people should be treasured. They love deeply & think deeply about life. They are loyal, honest & true. The simple things sometimes mean the most to them. They don't need to change or harden. Their purity makes them who they are.
Show respect even to people who dont deserve it, not as a reflection of their character, but as a reflection of yours -from Lifehacker, quoting Dave Willis. I really need to remember this because I think I show weakness when I do this, but I shouldn't.
We are all visitors to this time, this place. We are just passing through. Our purpose here is to observe, to learn, to grow, to love.and then we return home. - australian aboriginal proverb Love this!