You must not reduce yourself to a puddle just because the person you like is afraid to swim and you are a fierce sea to them; because there will be someone who was born with love of the waves within their blood, and they will look at you with fear and respect.
T.B. LaBerge // Things I’m Still Learning at 25 (via tblaberge)
I need to write this down and put it everywhere. Every mirror. Every drawer. In my car. Write it on my heart.
I ain’t afraid to love a man. I ain’t afraid to shoot him either.