Emotional Support Quotes

Quotes tagged as "emotional-support" (showing 1-9 of 9)
Susan Beth Pfeffer
“That's the function of big brothers... to help their little sisters when their worlds are collapsing.”
Susan Beth Pfeffer, About David

Richelle E. Goodrich
“Be someone’s security blanket when theirs is in the wash.”
Richelle E. Goodrich, Making Wishes

Vironika Tugaleva
“It will take as long as it takes. Your work is to take the time and make the space. Everything else is beyond your influence.”
Vironika Tugaleva

Robin Cook
“Instead, he was still acting distant from her in many subtle ways, and although they continued to sleep in the same bed, there had been no intimacy whatsoever. Such behavior raised an old concern of hers that Daniel was either incapable or unmotivated to offer the kind of emotional support she felt she needed, particularly in period of stress, no matter what the cause or whose fault it was. (Stephanie)”
Robin Cook, Seizure

“I feel like she's more cut out to be an employee at the inn than a hunter risking life and limb for money, but I'm sure she has her own thoughts on that.”
Hirukuma, Reborn as a Vending Machine, I Now Wander the Dungeon, Vol. 1

Abhijit Naskar
“Are you a kind of person who likes to keep all your emotions hidden from the people around you! Do you prefer restraining your feelings a little too much! In that case, you must know that too much emotional suppression can have catastrophic impact over your body.”
Abhijit Naskar, The Art of Neuroscience in Everything

Bessel A. van der Kolk
“When you're sick, who does the shopping or takes you to the doctor? Who do you talk to when you are upset?" In other words, who provides you with emotional and practical support? Some patients gave us surprising answers: "my dog" or "my therapist" – or "nobody".”
Bessel A. van der Kolk, The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma

Theresa Braun
“My hand is clutching Sebastian's, although I'm not sure he's even aware of it after all we've been through.”
Theresa Braun, Dead over Heels

“I have no arms to hold her as she sobs, and I don't have a mouth to give her words of comfort -- but from the bottom of my heart, I'm glad I met you. And I'm happy I could meet you again, Lammis.”
Hirukuma, Reborn as a Vending Machine, I Now Wander the Dungeon, Vol. 1