Realize that anyone who tries to put you down about your appearance is assuming that it is your job to please them visually. Once you realize that it isn’t your job to be visually pleasing to anyone, ever, it becomes very hard for anyone to make you feel bad about yourself.
I was so in love with you that I ignored how horribly you treated me.
Pain and suffering are always inevitable for a large intelligence and a deep heart.
|—||Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment (via clusteroflust)|