"We must be our own before we can be another's." Wise words to live by. Love yourself. Respect yourself. Work for what you long for. Find yourself in the process. And along the way you'll find someone just as driven, accomplished, loving, and accepting.
20 things to live by. Love this! You don't have to listen to how other people want you to live your life. Live it your way. Do your things. Make your own mistakes. Live life for YOU while you still can.