Quote by Jorge Luis Borges

I think I understood love better when I had no love.

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Not everyone you lose is a loss.

If you don't fight for what you want, don't cry for what you lost.

We're not close anymore, but I'll be here if you need me.

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Love is like standing in wet cement, the longer you stay the harder is to leave, and you can never leave without leaving a mark behind.

This is the problem with getting attached to someone, when they leave, you just feel lost.

Letting you go wasn't the hardest part. Still loving you afterwards was.

It's not the goodbye that hurts. It's the flashbacks and the memories that follow.

When something is gone, something better is coming.

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I haven't been loved in so long, I forgot what it felt like.