So many people enter and leave your life. Hundreds of thousands of people. You have to keep the door open so they can come in. But it also means you have to let them go.
—Jonathan Safran Foer in Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close
It's not enough to find someone you love. You have to be ready for that love, and ready to make changes to welcome it into your life.
—Uzma Jalaluddin in Ayesha at Last