"So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past.”

Learning to Love Yourself

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We tend to focus on looking for love, hoping for love, and waiting for love. Yet if we look to others to meet that basic need then we’ll always be empty and unfulfilled.

That is, for others to love us in a healthy way, we must first be able to nurture ourselves … and to love and honour who we…

Everything is more beautiful because we’re doomed. You will never be lovelier than you are now. We will never be here again.

Achilles to Briseus, Troy (2004)