the words we stop ourselves from saying are the words that haunt us the longest.
Things didn’t work out because, well, greater things were in the works. It’s so difficult while we’re blind and hurting and don’t know which way is up. But, if you have faith in anything, have faith in the fact that the universe has a beautiful way of straightening things out far better than we ever could. You may not see it today or tomorrow, but you will look back in a few years and be absolutely perplexed and awed by how every little thing added up and brought you somewhere wonderful– or where you always wanted to be. You will be grateful that things didn’t work out the way you once wanted them to.
You cannot simply have me. You must seek me, pursue me. I won’t let you in unless I know you love me.
|—||Captivated-John & Stasi Eldredge (via natashakills)|