The problem, often not discovered until late in life, is that when you look for things in life like love, meaning, motivation, it implies they are sitting behind a tree or under a rock. The most successful people in life recognize, that in life they create their own love, they manufacture their own meaning, they generate their own motivation. For me, I am driven by two main philosophies, know more today about the world than I knew yesterday. And lessen the suffering of others. You’d be surprised how far that gets you.

Neil deGrasse Tyson

Romantic love is when we have this consuming, emotional experience with another person, and it usually lasts about a year and a half…Deep love comes after—after we see how imperfect the other is and commit ourselves to them anyway.

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Dr. Will Meek

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It’s in our biology to trust what we see with our eyes. This makes living in a carefully edited, overproduced and photoshopped world very dangerous.

Brené Brown 

Sorrow and suffering cut deep grooves in the soul, and these are for joy to fill. Without these grooves – those pits and scars of the pain of existence – joy just slips right off a person like melting butter on a tipped skillet.

Dr. Ambrose Delasco