Someone who values fairness and expects or, even better, wants to do his share in the home. Someone who thinks women should be smart, opinionated and ambitious.You picked a lemon, throw it away lemonade is overrated. Make a space in your life for the glorious things you deserve. Maybe life involves the pairing of unsuitable people, those who wait and those who keep others waiting, and the key to happiness is finding the one person with whom you share the same internal chronometer.
Can you look at your partner’s faults honestly and say, ‘I can work around that. Because the good stuff is always going to be there, and it’s always going to pretty and sparkly, but the crap underneath can ruin you.” ― Elizabeth Gilbert, “Who're you going with, then? " She called back."Want to come to the ball with me? I like the guy, but he's scary.” ― Richelle Mead, tags: being-single, dating, goals, hard-to-get, holding-out-for-the-best, love, loving-yourself, not-settling, playing-hard-to-get, positive-thinking, relationships, single, single-life, single-woman, singleness, standards, the-single-woman, validation “There are three possible parts to a date, of which at least two must be offered: entertainment, food, and affection.
People eventually get sick of waiting, take a chance on someone, and by the art of commitment become soulmates, which takes a lifetime to perfect.” ― Criss Jami, “People always fall in love with the most perfect aspects of each other’s personalities. Anybody can love the most wonderful parts of another person. The really clever trick is this: Can you accept the flaws? He turned his head and called across the common room, "Oi! "Angelina, who had been chatting with Alicia Spinnet near the fire, looked over at him."What? Then, just like that, he switched to some random, happy topic.
It doesn't mean that nobody will ever love you anymore. Under no circumstances can the food be omitted.” ― Judith Martin “He'd written me up a proposal of why dating him was a sound decision.
Freaks should remain at the circus, not in your apartment. Have faith.” ― Greg Behrendt, “To be rejected by someone doesn't mean you should also reject yourself or that you should think of yourself as a lesser person. When the affection IS the entertainment, we no longer call it dating.
“If he’s not calling you, it’s because you are not on his mind.
If he creates expectations for you, and then doesn’t follow through on little things, he will do same for big things.
You deserve a fcking phone call.” ― Greg Behrendt “If a girl starts out all casual with a guy and she doesn't tell him that she wants a relationship, it will never become a relationship. I know you can crave companionship and sex and love so badly that it physically hurts.
If you give the guy the impression that casual is okay with you, that's all he'll ever want. If he gets scared and runs away, he wasn't right for you.” ― Susane Colasanti, “Let’s start with this statistic: You are delicious. But I truly believe that the only way you can find out that there’s something better out there is to first believe there’s something better out there. ” ― Greg Behrendt, “All I'm telling you to do is to be smart about it.
Be aware of this and realize that he’s okay with disappointing you.
Don’t be with someone who doesn’t do what they say they’re going to do.
I’ve said over and over again jokingly that the only way a woman can truly be completely satisfied is to get herself four different men - an old one, an ugly one, a Mandingo, and a gayguy.