“Truths and roses have thorns about them.”
“Pain is inevitable; suffering is optional.”
“Don’t trust too much.
Don’t love too much.
Don’t hope too much.
Because that too much can hurt you so much.”
“The true hero is one who conquers his own anger and hatred.”
“Common men talk bagfuls of religion but do not practice even a grain of it. The wise man speaks a little, even though his whole life is religion expressed in action.”
“If you love someone truly, you must be prepared to set them free.”
“When you care for someone more than they deserve, you get hurt more than you deserve.”
“Pain changes people. If you don’t want them to change, don’t hurt them.”
“Whatever is happening is the path to enlightenment.”
“Hurt me with the truth, but never comfort me with a lie.”