There's one sad truth in life I've found
While journeying east and west -
The only folks we really would
Are those we love the best.
We flatter those we scarcely know,
We please the fleeting guest,
And deal full many a thoughtless blow
To those who love us best.
Oh, the comfort — the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person — having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words, but pouring them all right out, just as they are, chaff and grain together; certain that a faithful hand will take and sift them, keep what is wroth keeping, and then with the breath of kindness blow the rest away.
Assumptions are the termites of relationships.
I like her because she smiles at me and means it.
Someone to tell it to is one of the most fundamental needs of human beings.
In the end, who among us does not choose to be a little less right to be a little less lonely.
You can kiss your family and friends good-bye and put miles between you, but at the same time you carry them with y…