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I Really Didn't Think This Through: Tales from My So-Called Adult Life I Really Didn't Think This Through: Tales from My So-Called Adult Life by Beth Evans
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“Finishing a season of a TV show is like the most successful thing I have done lately.”
Beth Evans, I Really Didn't Think This Through: Tales from My So-Called Adult Life
“We tend to forget that other people view us so differently from how we view ourselves. So take pride in who you are, who you love, what you love, and the intangible things you can't touch but still love.”
Beth Evans, I Really Didn't Think This Through: Tales from My So-Called Adult Life
“Chicago has only two seasons: winter and construction.”
Beth Evans, I Really Didn't Think This Through: Tales from My So-Called Adult Life
“Sometimes things felt bleak and bad, but I was still there. And I kept staying there. And sometimes that's all we can really hope for – the feeling of staying afloat. When things really suck, staying afloat seems pretty good. Sometimes it's okay to celebrate just being here, because that in itself is an accomplishment.”
Beth Evans, I Really Didn't Think This Through: Tales from My So-Called Adult Life
“It's okay if things don't get better overnight. Sometimes change takes time. You're worth the investment.”
Beth Evans, I Really Didn't Think This Through: Tales from My So-Called Adult Life
“In a world where we're taught to be one kind of perfect or another, sometimes seeing beauty in the imperfection is the best thing we can do.”
Beth Evans, I Really Didn't Think This Through: Tales from My So-Called Adult Life
“Did it make you feel pretty good to achieve something, even if it was a tiny something? Hey, that's progress! And that's great!”
Beth Evans, I Really Didn't Think This Through: Tales from My So-Called Adult Life
“There's always going to be someone out there who is doing better than you. There's also someone doing worse than you. It's an endless cycle of competition that's so unnecessary.”
Beth Evans, I Really Didn't Think This Through: Tales from My So-Called Adult Life
“Basically, what I'm trying to say is that you're okay. And sometimes just being okay is a great place to be.”
Beth Evans, I Really Didn't Think This Through: Tales from My So-Called Adult Life
“Because sometimes adult things are too scary, and you just deal with it the best you can.”
Beth Evans, I Really Didn't Think This Through: Tales from My So-Called Adult Life
“It's also a matter of seeing yourself as worthy of love and accepting all the different sides you have.”
Beth Evans, I Really Didn't Think This Through: Tales from My So-Called Adult Life
“We are with ourselves 24/7, and that's a lot of freaking time to spend with someone. Be nice, be kind, be gentle with yourself and others.”
Beth Evans, I Really Didn't Think This Through: Tales from My So-Called Adult Life
“For those unfamiliar with anxiety attacks, it's kind of like being shoved off a ledge without being able to scream.”
Beth Evans, I Really Didn't Think This Through: Tales from My So-Called Adult Life
“Anxiety is a powerful thing, and when it decides to strike, it can take many different, often demoralizing forms. Suddenly the only thing you can focus on is the absolute, fundamental sense of dread and upset storming inside you.”
Beth Evans, I Really Didn't Think This Through: Tales from My So-Called Adult Life
“I did everything I could to distract myself from how awful I felt. Some days were tolerable, and some were even okay. But I couldn't get rid of the way I was feeling. And the more I ignored it, the deeper it sank.”
Beth Evans, I Really Didn't Think This Through: Tales from My So-Called Adult Life