Beckham was not, by some distance, the greatest footballer ever to play for England. Nor was he the greatest English player of his generation. He was a man who, in spite of everything that life, the game and 21st century culture had to throw at him, achieved everything that he could in his professional career.
In a way, that’s almost more impressive than simply being good at football
How can a woman be expected to be happy with a man who insists on treating her as if she were a perfectly normal human being.
I refuse to walk carefully through life only to arrive safely at death
If there is a God, He will have to beg my forgiveness.
Dream big, sprawling, incredible dreams … Then wake up and make them happen.
It’s the little indignities that slowly devastate your soul. The ones where your guard is down, and you just expect to dress up, look pretty, and enjoy an evening as a newlywed, or at the Oscars, but instead end up humiliated and snubbed. The ubiquitous racist slap in the face is thinly veiled just beneath the carefully crafted façade
Really liked the movie, and the soundtrack ain’t half bad either
I shall pass this way but once; any good, therefore, that I can do or any kindness that I can show to any human being, let me do it now. Let me not defer nor neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again
One of the most understated things in life? timing.
meet someone too early or too late, it doesn’t work out. meet at the perfect time, and y’all are married within 6 months.
life is fucking weird
Courage is fear holding on a minute longer