love is the best thing we do

my friend just sent me two paged text that ended with “oh and im engaged lol”

Build a friendship before marrying someone. Marry your best friend.
(via quoteessential)

I definitely think my emotional DNA is to assume I’m not invited, or to assume I’m not wanted, or to assume that I’m annoying people.

When you’re a kid you assume your parents are soulmates. My kids are going to be right about that.

Can I ask you, Billy, what does it feel like when you’re dancing?

humansofnewyork:

"Before he was born, so much of my life was about moving forward. I was always looking toward the next house, the next car, the next job. Having a child with special needs really made me slow down and examine my definition of success. It also opened my eyes to how many people around me were willing to help.""What was your most difficult moment as a parent?""After being strong for so long, there was a moment when my wife finally broke down. And that was very difficult for me to see.""What was your happiest moment?""After months of coming home from work every day, kissing him on the cheek, and telling him I loved him— one day he said it back."

humansofnewyork:

"Before he was born, so much of my life was about moving forward. I was always looking toward the next house, the next car, the next job. Having a child with special needs really made me slow down and examine my definition of success. It also opened my eyes to how many people around me were willing to help."
"What was your most difficult moment as a parent?"
"After being strong for so long, there was a moment when my wife finally broke down. And that was very difficult for me to see."
"What was your happiest moment?"
"After months of coming home from work every day, kissing him on the cheek, and telling him I loved him— one day he said it back."