Posts tagged bravery
Some Favorite Quotes

You fall, you rise, you make mistakes, you live, you learn. You’re human, not perfect. You’ve been hurt, but you’re alive. Think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive - to breathe, to think, to enjoy, and to chase the things you love. Sometimes there is sadness in our journey, but there is also lots of beauty. We must keep putting one foot in front of the other even when we hurt, for we will never know what is waiting for us just around the bend.

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Confessions: Voyeur

I want someone who, early in the morning, secretly watches me from the warmth of the bed in our tiny one-bedroom apartment. He sees me at the stove: my right foot propped against my left ankle while I stir honey into my still steaming cup of tea. He'd watch as a small stream of hot water trickles off the mug's handle - a telltale sign of vigorous stirring - and lands on my wool sock, which absorbs instantly into the fabric. He wonders what I'm staring at

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On Bravery: 20 Ways to Show Bravery

Bravery means being scared to do something and finding the courage to go ahead and do it anyway. When I'm at my bravest, I'm usually doing extremely ordinary things: trying a new food, talking back to someone, riding a bike next to speeding traffic. It's likely that my heart is palpating, or that sweat is rolling down my back, or that tears are streaming down my face.

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