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You know someone's right for you when the things they don't have to say are even more important than the things they do.

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Anxiety's like a rocking chair. It gives you something to do, but it doesn't get you very far.

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How could you go about choosing something that would hold the half of your heart you had to bury?

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Love [is] supposed to move mountains, to make the world go round, to be all you need, but it [falls] apart at the deatils. It [can't] save a single person.

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There are two ways to be happy: improve your reality, or lower your expectations.

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Sometimes you can see things happen right in front of your eyes and still jump to the wrong conclusions.

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My mother used to tell me that when push comes to shove, you always know who to turn to. That being a family isn't a social construct but an instinct.

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The damage was permanent; there would always be scars. But even the angriest scars faded over time until it was difficult to see them written on the skin at all, and the only thing that remained was the memory of how painful it had been.

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Take it from me: love has all the lasting permanence of a rainbow- beautiful while it's there, and just as likely to have disappeared by the time you blink.

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A mathematical formula for happiness:Reality divided by Expectations.There were two ways to be happy:improve your reality or lower your expectations.

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When I was little I bragged about my firefighting father: my father would go to heaven, because if he went to hell he would put out all the fires

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Words are like eggs dropped from great heights; you can no more call them back than ignore the mess they leave when they fall.

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Sometimes I think my whole life has been about holding on to you.

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All any of us wanted, really, was to know that we counted. That someone else's life would not have been as rich without us here.

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What if love wasn't the act of finding what you were missing but the give-and-take that made you both match?

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Once you had put the pieces back together, even though you may look intact, you were never quite the same as you'd been before the fall.

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You don't love someone because they're perfect, you love them in spite of the fact that they're not.

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What looks like garbage from one angle might be art from another. Maybe it did take a crisis to get to know yourself; maybe you needed to get whacked hard by life before you understood what you wanted out of it.

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Love meant jumping off a cliff and trusting that a certain person would be there to catch you at the bottom.

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This is love, I think. A place where people who have been alone may lock together like hawks and spin in the air, dizzy with surprise at the connection. A place you go willingly, and with wonder

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We make messes of our lives, but every now and then, we manage to do something that's exactly right. The challenge is figuring out which is which.

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I close my eyes, thinking that there is nothing like an embrace after an absence, nothing like fitting my face into the curve of his shoulder and filling my lungs with the scent of him.

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He smiles at me, and I am suddenly seventeen again - the year I realize that love doesn't follow the rules, the year I understood that nothing is worth having so much as something unattainable

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When you love someone you let them take care of you.

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Just because it's fiction doesn't mean it's any less true.

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and he suddenly knew that if she killed herself, he would die. Maybe not immediately, maybe not with the same blinding rush of pain, but it would happen. You couldn't live for very long without a heart.

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There were two ways to be happy: improve your reality, or lower your expectations

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The truth doesn't always set you free; people prefer to believe prettier, neatley wrapped lies

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If we don't change the direction we are headed, we will end up where we are going.

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The bottom line is that we never fall for the person we're supposed to.

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