"We all go through life with a list of names we’ve been called. But it doesn’t mean those things are true and it doesn’t mean we have to let those terrible names define us in any way."

"We all go through life with a list of names we’ve been called. But it doesn’t mean those things are true and it doesn’t mean we have to let those terrible names define us in any way."

I used to think I was tough, but then I realized I wasn’t. I was fragile and I wore thick fucking armor. And I hurt people so they couldn’t hurt me. And I thought that was what being tough was, but it isn’t.

James Frey (via schattenherz)