My experience of life is that it is not divided up into genres; it’s a horrifying, romantic, tragic, comical, science-fiction cowboy detective novel. You know, with a bit of pornography if you’re lucky.
When one door closes another door opens, but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us.
Alexander Graham Bell
Captain Malcolm Reynolds (Firefly)
Yzak Jule (Gundam SEED Destiny)
Every morning I jump out of bed and step on a landmine. The landmine is me. After the explosion, I spent the rest of the day putting the pieces together.
If you had a person in your life treating you the way you treat yourself, you would have gotten rid of them a long time ago.
Cheri Huber (from There Is Nothing Wrong with You: Going Beyond Self-Hate)