"I belong to no religion. My religion is love. Every heart is my temple."
"Our minds sometimes see what our hearts wish were true."
"There is a shipwreck between your ribs. You are a box with fragile written on it, and so many people have not handled you with care."
"If you really want something, you don’t stop for anyone or anything until you get it."
"The men in the room suddenly realized that they didn’t want to know her better. She was beautiful, but she was beautiful in the way a forest fire was beautiful: something to be admired from a distance, not up close."
"You just do it. You force yourself to get up. You force yourself to put one foot before the other, and God damn it, you refuse to let it get to you. You fight. You cry. You curse. Then you go about the business of living. That’s how I’ve done it. There’s no other way."
"I thought I was broken and I thought I was used up and I thought I had nothing left to give. I’d given everything and I didn’t really know what was left. But there’s a part of us that is unbreakable. You always find it again."
"Close your eyes,
fall in love,