"In truth, it always hurt. It always hurt not to breath like a normal person, incessantly reminding your lungs to be lungs....So I wasn't lying, exactly. I was just choosing among truths." (3.45). Hazel reminds the reader how strong she is for a sixteen year old. She lets go of her tough exterior to cancer and let's the reader know that it does affect her.
Good suggestions to live by - I have failed in a lot of these over the recent years. Cost me an amazing woman and young man. Never again will I fail at anything. Well, at least I'll never stop trying anyway to live my life the right way. If I fail, it will be because I didn't try hard enough!
None of us are immune to the grips of insecurity. It's a battle of the mind—how we view ourselves affects the actions we take in our lives. From Moses to Gideon to David and throughout the Bible, we see many ancient heroes fighting the mindset of insecurity. If you find yourself in combat against the lies you tend to believe about yourself, here are a few quotes, realities and prayers to keep at the forefront of your mind. Was