Don't put yourself down just to avoid criticism, to please others, or to show your “kindness”. The world needs light, not mediocrity.
But even in cases of unrequited love there is always the hope that one day it will be requited.
The boy was beginning to understand that intuition is really a sudden immersion of the soul into the universal current of life, where the histories of all people are connected, and we are able to know everything, because it's all written there.
How does light enter a house? If the windows are open. How does light enter a human? If the door of love is open.
There was no point taking care of someone who was condemned to die.
On my way home, I noticed a few mushrooms that had sprung up after the rain. They were perfect and intact because everyone knew they were poisonous.