“Sometimes you just have to be brave. You have to be strong. Sometimes you just can’t give in to weak thoughts. You have to beat down those devils that get inside your head and try to make you panic. You struggle along, putting one foot a little bit ahead of the other.”—James Marsden (via psych-facts)
“You don’t realize how alone you are until you’re staying up every night thinking about things you should never think of and you cant tell anybody because you have nobody to tell.”—4:26am 7/1/14 (via everfleeting)
“Go to a coffee shop. Sit by the bar with the glass windows and look out. Look at all the people running to catch a train. All the girls with one too many shopping bags. All the couples too in love to care. Then you’ll see it — a bit of yourself in everyone. And somehow, sitting alone in a coffee shop had never felt so good.”—(via caffheine)
“People think they know you. They think they know how you’re handling a situation. But the truth is no one knows. No one knows what happens after you leave them, when you’re lying in bed or sitting over your breakfast alone and all you want to do is cry or scream. They don’t know what’s going on inside your head—the mind-numbing cocktail of anger and sadness and guilt. This isn’t their fault. They just don’t know. And so they pretend and they say you’re doing great when you’re really not. And this makes everyone feel better. Everybody but you.”—Daily Tumblr Love Quotes (via thelovewhisperer)
“Incredible change happens in your life when you decide to take control of what you do have power over instead of craving control over what you don’t.”—Steve Maraboli, Life, the Truth, and Being Free (via psych-facts)
This is very similar to generalized social phobia. Those with the disorder think of themselves as being inadequate, unlikeable and socially inept. They fear being rejected, criticised or ridiculed and would rather avoid most social situations. The reasons can…
People come and go. At the end of the day, I’m still alone. What’s the point of sharing your joys and sorrows with someone when they’ll still leave in the end? No one stays for long, and the feeling of loss just sucks damn bad.