"I hope someday you’ll be homesick for me."
"How do you know you love her?"
“Because when she smiles, I smile"
"Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around."
"My mouth can’t translate the things my heart says."
"I’ve found that growing up means being honest. About what I want. What I need. What I feel. Who I am."
"She is so beautiful. You don’t get tired of looking at her."
"That’s the thing about anchors: they either ground you, or drown you."
dw | Which are you?
"She had that beauty you didn’t need to see — it was the kind you could feel. You felt it awaken your bones, and engulf your soul. It shook you to the core like nothing you had ever felt before."
dw | That’s what I meant by “beautiful”
"There are all kinds of love in this world but never the same love twice."
"I don’t want anything from you, at all. I just want to be the person you choose to sit next to in a room full with all the people you have known."
"Never be ashamed of how much you love, or how quickly you fall. Love fully, love completely, but most importantly, love naturally — and don’t you ever apologize for it. Don’t ever be sorry for loving the way your heart knows how."
dw | Language
"It felt like a continuous discovery of things I never knew existed, like exploring the entirety of a completely new world — that’s what it felt like to love her."
dw | This Love
"Growth is painful. Change is painful.But nothing is as painful as staying stuck somewhere you don’t belong."
"People need to be encouraged. People need to be reminded of how wonderful they are. People need to be believed in—told that they are brave and smart and capable of accomplishing all the dreams they dream and more. Remind each other of this."