Not everyone will recognize your inner beauty or have the opportunity to see past your surface, but that’s their loss. It’s their loss that they didn’t take the time to have meaningful conversations with you and learn about who you really are. It’s their loss that they mistreated you when you would have completely devoted yourself to them.
You are not unworthy of love. You are not undeserving of happiness. Do not say “screw love,” but instead say “screw the people who made me think that way.”
Never change who you are – because when the right person comes along, they won’t be getting to know the real you.
“We numb the pain that comes from feeling inadequate and “less than”. However, when we numb the pain of one emotion we numb everything. We can’t selectively numb emotion. Numb the dark and you numb the light.”— Researcher and thought leader Dr. Brené Brown, from ‘Daring Greatly’, her ground-breaking research on shame and vulnerability