March 9, 2016

Daily Archives

  • Borderline Personality Disorder Quotes

    “Your perspective on life comes from the cage you were held captive in.”
    / Shannon L. Alder

     

    “I’m so good at beginnings, but in the end I always seem to destroy everything, including myself.”
    Kiera Van Gelder, The Buddha and the Borderline: My Recovery from Borderline Personality Disorder through Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Buddhism, and Online Dating

     

    “People with BPD are like people with third degree burns over 90% of their bodies. Lacking emotional skin, they feel agony at the slightest touch or movement.”
    /  Marsha M. Linehan

     

    “In some ways, com­ing to terms with my­self and work­ing to­ward re­cov­ery has been like say­ing “I love you” to some­one but keep­ing a loaded gun hid­den in your back pocket, just in case that per­son pisses you off enough.”
    /  Kiera Van Gelder

     

    “For those of us with BPD, entering into a shared experience means passing through the ring of fire that leaves us feeling even more burned—and in this case branded with a label no one would ever choose to wear.”
    /  Kiera Van Gelder

     

    “Some say I’m too sensitive, but the truth is I just feel too much. Every word, every action and every energy goes straight to my heart.”

    / Unknown

     

     

    I keep so much pain inside myself. I grasp my anger and loneliness and hold it in my chest. It has changed me into something I never meant to be. It has transformed me into a person I do nor recognize. But I don’t know how to let it go.

    / Unknown

    //by Holly