"Why do you put your self esteem in the hands of complete strangers?"
"Men are driven by two principal impulses, either by love or by fear."
"Maybe too much damage has been done.
Maybe I’ve worn it on my skin for so long it trickled down and nestled in my bones before diffusing into my marrow.
Maybe now it’s as much a part of me as the very resilient heart that keeps me alive."
"You can’t be who you’re going to be and who you used to be at the same time."