The biggest mistake you can make is holding onto someone who has already let you go.

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In this day and age, you have to stick up for yourself and what you believe in. If you don’t, you’ll be buried. Don’t ever get buried, darling.
Advice from my 84-year-old grandmother (via the-taintedtruth)

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That was the thing. You never got used to it, the idea of someone being gone. Just when you think it’s reconciled, accepted, someone points it out to you, and it just hits you all over again, that shocking.
Sarah Dessen, The Truth About Forever (via kushandwizdom)

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When someone makes you the happiest person and the saddest person at the same time, that’s when it’s real. That’s when it’s worth something.
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I wrote this and I don’t even believe it anymore. I’ve come to realise that the person you’re with should make you happy every single day, or at least try. Don’t settle for somebody who only makes you happy sometimes. Just don’t.

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