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quote by Rupi Kaur: Love is not cruel
we are cruel
love is not a game
we have made a game
out of love. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

Love is not cruel
we are cruel
love is not a game
we have made a game
out of love.

--Rupi Kaur
quote by Rupi Kaur: I can't tell if my mother is
terrified or in love with
my father it all
looks the same

i flinch when you touch me
i fear it is him. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

I can't tell if my mother is
terrified or in love with
my father it all
looks the same

i flinch when you touch me
i fear it is him.

--Rupi Kaur

quote by Rupi Kaur: I would give anything to sing like Beyonce or Adele. I've said many times to my friends that if I could sing like them, I would give up poetry and writing. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

I would give anything to sing like Beyonce or Adele. I've said many times to my friends that if I could sing like them, I would give up poetry and writing.

--Rupi Kaur
quote by Rupi Kaur: I feel social media can be very distracting, unhealthy, and harmful to one's self-confidence. I don't even log on to it on my phone except when I post something on Instagram. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

I feel social media can be very distracting, unhealthy, and harmful to one's self-confidence. I don't even log on to it on my phone except when I post something on Instagram.

--Rupi Kaur
quote by Rupi Kaur: Rivers fall from my mouth
tears my eyes can't carry. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

Rivers fall from my mouth
tears my eyes can't carry.

--Rupi Kaur
quote by Rupi Kaur: Something about the phrase -- something about
how i have to be unlike the women
i call sisters in order to be wanted
makes me want to spit your tongue out. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

Something about the phrase -- something about
how i have to be unlike the women
i call sisters in order to be wanted
makes me want to spit your tongue out.

--Rupi Kaur

quote by Rupi Kaur: Sometimes
the apology
never comes
when it is wanted

and when it comes 
it is neither wanted
nor needed

- you are too late. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

Sometimes
the apology
never comes
when it is wanted

and when it comes
it is neither wanted
nor needed

- you are too late.

--Rupi Kaur
quote by Rupi Kaur: There is a difference between
someone telling you
they love you and
them actually 
loving you. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

There is a difference between
someone telling you
they love you and
them actually
loving you.

--Rupi Kaur
quote by Rupi Kaur: Searched everywhere for a miracle foolish enough to not realize i was already living in one. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

Searched everywhere for a miracle foolish enough to not realize i was already living in one.

--Rupi Kaur
quote by Rupi Kaur: If I'm not the love of your life
I'll be the greatest loss instead. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

If I'm not the love of your life
I'll be the greatest loss instead.

--Rupi Kaur


quote by Rupi Kaur: I am a museum full of art
but you had your eyes shut. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

I am a museum full of art
but you had your eyes shut.

--Rupi Kaur

quote by Rupi Kaur: Trying to convince myself
i am allowed
to take up space
is like writing with
my left hand
when i was born
to use my right. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

Trying to convince myself
i am allowed
to take up space
is like writing with
my left hand
when i was born
to use my right.

--Rupi Kaur

quote by Rupi Kaur: To heal
you have to
get to the root
of the wound
and kiss it all the way up. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

To heal
you have to
get to the root
of the wound
and kiss it all the way up.

--Rupi Kaur
quote by Rupi Kaur: And here you are living
despite it all. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

And here you are living
despite it all.

--Rupi Kaur
quote by Rupi Kaur: You look at me and cry
everything hurts

i hold you and whisper
but everything can heal. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

You look at me and cry
everything hurts

i hold you and whisper
but everything can heal.

--Rupi Kaur
quote by Rupi Kaur: Do not look for healing
at the feet of those
who broke you. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

Do not look for healing
at the feet of those
who broke you.

--Rupi Kaur
quote by Rupi Kaur: Do not bother holding onto
that thing that does not want you

-you cannot make it stay. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

Do not bother holding onto
that thing that does not want you

-you cannot make it stay.

--Rupi Kaur
quote by Rupi Kaur: A lot of times
we are angry at other people
for not doing what
we should have done for ourselves

- responsibility. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

A lot of times
we are angry at other people
for not doing what
we should have done for ourselves

- responsibility.

--Rupi Kaur

quote by Rupi Kaur: He placed his hands
on my mind
before reaching
for my waist
my hips
or my lips
he didn't call me
beautiful first
he called me
exquisite 

- how he touches me. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

He placed his hands
on my mind
before reaching
for my waist
my hips
or my lips
he didn't call me
beautiful first
he called me
exquisite

- how he touches me.

--Rupi Kaur
quote by Rupi Kaur: How you love yourself is
how you teach others
to love you. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

How you love yourself is
how you teach others
to love you.

--Rupi Kaur
quote by Rupi Kaur: Don't mistake salt for sugar if he wants to be with you he will. it's that simple. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

Don't mistake salt for sugar if he wants to be with you he will. it's that simple.

--Rupi Kaur
quote by Rupi Kaur: You are a mirror
if you continue to starve yourself of love
you'll only meet people who'll starve you too
if you soak yourself in love
the universe will hand you those
who'll love you too. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

You are a mirror
if you continue to starve yourself of love
you'll only meet people who'll starve you too
if you soak yourself in love
the universe will hand you those
who'll love you too.

--Rupi Kaur
quote by Rupi Kaur: I am water

soft enough
to offer life
tough enough
to drown it away. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

I am water

soft enough
to offer life
tough enough
to drown it away.

--Rupi Kaur
quote by Rupi Kaur: Fall 
in love
with your solitude. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

Fall
in love
with your solitude.

--Rupi Kaur
quote by Rupi Kaur: My god
is not as unreachable as
they'd like you to think
my god is beating inside us infinitely. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

My god
is not as unreachable as
they'd like you to think
my god is beating inside us infinitely.

--Rupi Kaur

quote by Rupi Kaur: When you are broken
and he has left you
do not question
whether you were
enough
the problem was
you were so enough
he was not able to carry it. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

When you are broken
and he has left you
do not question
whether you were
enough
the problem was
you were so enough
he was not able to carry it.

--Rupi Kaur
quote by Rupi Kaur: The irony of loneliness is we all feel it at the same time -- together. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

The irony of loneliness is we all feel it at the same time -- together.

--Rupi Kaur
quote by Rupi Kaur: People say things 
meant to rip you in half 
but you hold the power to not
turn their words into a knife
and cut yourself. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

People say things
meant to rip you in half
but you hold the power to not
turn their words into a knife
and cut yourself.

--Rupi Kaur
quote by Rupi Kaur: Loneliness is a sign you are in desperate need of yourself. with background image: photo of author Rupi Kaur with quote

Loneliness is a sign you are in desperate need of yourself.

--Rupi Kaur
quote by Rupi Kaur: Despite knowing they won't be here for long, they still choose to live their brightest lives -- sunflowers. with background image: yellow sunflower under blue sky during daytime
Background Photo: Michelle Francisca Lee

Despite knowing they won't be here for long, they still choose to live their brightest lives -- sunflowers.

--Rupi Kaur

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