You’re going to come across people in your life who say all the right words at all the right times. But in the end, it’s always their actions you should judge them by. It’s actions, not words, that matter.
Stick two different people with two different sets of expectations under one roof and it ain’t always going to be shrimp and grits on Easter.
Sometimes the most ordinary things could be made extraordinary, simply by doing them with the right people.
When you’re struggling with something, look at all the people around you and realize that every single person you see is struggling with something, and to them, it’s just as hard as what you’re going through.
There are winds of destiny that blow when we least expect them. Sometimes they gust with the fury of a hurricane, sometimes they barely fan one’s cheek. But the winds cannot be denied, bringing as they often do a future that is impossible to ignore.
Thank you for coming into my life and giving me joy, thank you for loving me and receiving my love in return. Thank you for the memories I will cherish forever. But most of all, thank you for showing me that there will come a time when I can eventually let you go.
Sometimes you have to be apart from people you love, but that doesn’t make you love them any less. Sometimes you love them more.
She had been proud of his decision to serve his country, her heart bursting with love and admiration the first time she saw him outfitted in his dress blues.
Passion and satisfaction go hand in hand, and without them, any happiness is only temporary, because there’s nothing to make it last.