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dorothy koomson Quotes

No matter how much you love a man, always have a stash of money that would get you as far away from him as possible in an emergency.
tags: men money
— Dorothy Koomson
I think what love is changes over time, as you grow older, learn more, do more.
tags: time learn
— Dorothy Koomson
I sometimes think people can see that I'm defective, that there's nothing there. Behind the job and clothes and makeup there's nothing to know. I sometimes think I'm this shell and I can't work out why people like me. And when I'm with strangers it reminds me of that. That I'm insubstantial.
tags: people work job
— Dorothy Koomson
She believed that owning a lots of things made you a better person. She didn't know - possibly didn't want to know - that happiness comes from the inside.
tags: happiness people
— Dorothy Koomson
I was in charge. Of it all. All the time. For ever.
tags: time
— Dorothy Koomson
Always regret the things you did do, never the things you didn't.
tags: regret
— Dorothy Koomson
To know other people thought he'd made a mistake vindicated me. I wasn't a bad girlfriend, he was simply going through a period of temporary insanity and he'd come to his senses soon.
tags: people thoughts mistakes insanity bad
— Dorothy Koomson
Christmas is a time for families.
tags: time christmas
— Dorothy Koomson
He just hijacks me. I love him. And I won't be able to give anyone a real chance until that's over.
tags: chance real
— Dorothy Koomson
My belief in God is personal, I do not need to browbeat anyone into agreeing with me, because I believe what I believe and I try to live by it. My belief in God is about trying to be the best person I can be in this life ...
tags: belief people live personal believe god
— Dorothy Koomson
The thing I am most afraid of is love. When you say you love someone you are giving them license to hurt you.
tags: hurt giving afraid
— Dorothy Koomson
He seems to have become a part of my life and I'm disappointed if I don't see him. If I get to the end of the day without seeing someone who reminds me of him, I feel as if a dull shadow has fallen over me.
tags: seeing
— Dorothy Koomson
I would rather have nothing than something that was only alright.
— Dorothy Koomson
Every second counts
— Dorothy Koomson
The only thing for it is to use men for sex and never let any of them get so close they could hurt you.
tags: men hurt sex
— Dorothy Koomson
I'd spent so long trying to fit in,trying to be someone i wasn't,that i had no idea who i was any more.
tags: ideas
— Dorothy Koomson
I don't want to rely on something that could be taken away at some point.
— Dorothy Koomson
That's what came from having romance in your soul. You believe in things like love at first sight and perfect presents.
tags: present believe soul romance
— Dorothy Koomson
It's the ones you love the most who can lift you in an instant, and destroy you without trying.
— Dorothy Koomson
Crying was an acceptable outlet, even if it made you feel raw and empty inside, it was still better than that build up of resentment that grew from not letting your emotions out. - My Bestfriend's Girl -
tags: emotion girls crying
— Dorothy Koomson
Old pain doesn't completely die. Time may soothe it, stoke over it until it looks like it has healed, but it never dies properly. It stays with you, it lives in the cracks of your soul, waiting for moments when you feel true pain
tags: time pain live soul moment true die
— Dorothy Koomson
When you can't be honest with people, you can't ever relax with them.
tags: people
— Dorothy Koomson
Far too many people opened their hearts and lives at the drop of a hat. Why give someone that power over you? Why endow them with the ability to hurt you that much? Let someone in and you were asking for an emotional kicking some day.
tags: people heart power live hurt emotional
— Dorothy Koomson
Share too much and someone can hurt you.
tags: hurt shares
— Dorothy Koomson
If we're going to change the world for the better, kids need to know that they can by feeling good about who they are and helping others.
tags: world kids
— Dorothy Koomson
Evil grows when good people do and say nothing.
tags: evil people
— Dorothy Koomson
When you love someone, them being hurt is worse than any pain that you could suffer.
tags: pain hurt
— Dorothy Koomson
But feelings aren't like thoughts, they can't be changed at will.
tags: thoughts
— Dorothy Koomson
dorothy koomson
Birth    : 1971
Occupation  : Novelist