It’s a lot easier to be angry at someone than it is to tell them you’re hurt.
If you are insecure, guess what? The rest of the world is, too. Do not overestimate the competition and underestimate yourself. You are better than you think.
-T. Harv Eker
'It was a mistake,' you said. But the cruel thing was, it felt like the mistake was mine, for trusting you.
-David Levithan, The Lover’s Dictionary
She lies about how she’s feeling, how she’s hurting, how she wants you when she tells you she doesn’t. She lies to protect you and herself.
-Tarryn Fisher, Thief
To know what a person has done, and to know who a person is, are very different things.
-Hannah Kent, Burial Rites