Things I've heard or read that really hit me hard // Pun not intended
  1. "You can't cling to the past. Because no matter how tightly you hold on, it's already gone."
    —Ted Mosby (How I Met Your Mother)
  2. "Be proud of yourself for how hard you're trying."
  3. "You deserve the love you keep trying to give everyone else."
  4. "If your absence doesn't affect them, your presence never mattered."
  5. "The best thing I ever did was continuing my life when I wanted to die."
  6. "Happiness is the only thing we can give without having."
    —One of the saddest things anyone has told me
  7. "It's really simple: if they love you, you'll know. If they don't, you'll constantly wonder if they do."
  8. "Don't ever think that everyone who leaves wants to."
  9. "If it's not meant to be it won't happen."
  10. "Everything is temporary."
  11. "My current situation is not my final destination."
  12. "Not everyone has the same heart as you."
  13. "No one takes someone from you if they don't want to leave."
    —Taylor Swift, talking about Better Than Revenge
  14. "They told me to pour my heart into everything I do. So that's what I did. I poured and poured and poured. Now they ask me why I'm so empty."
  15. "Love yourself from the inside out, not the outside in."