“I love myself. The quietest, simplest, most powerful revolution ever.” – Nayyirah Waheed
Nayyirah Waheed is a famous name in the field of poetry who knows how to mesmerize people with her pen. Nayyirah’s one line has even such a deep impact that it can leave you pondering on it for minutes.
We just discovered this gem from her Instagram account and her ever beautiful lines made us promptly fall in love with her writings.
The talented poetess Nayyirah Waheed has also published her books of poetry named Salt (2013) and Nejma (2015).
Nayyirah Waheed talks about everything through her pen; from loving yourself to good bonds with friends and from love of poetry to the art of writing, she throws light on distinct topics.
However, we have gathered some worth reading, mind-blowing and deepest lines of Nayyirah Waheed for you people so that no one should miss reading these epic pieces of writing.
It’s important to know that you are important and you deserve to be loved. You ain’t any less and worth of all the love and respect.
2. Taking care of yourself
In the midst of the chaos of this world, one naturally forgets to take care of herself. One forgets to make sure that she is fine too. Nayyirah Waheed tells you to take care of your heart, yourself.
3. See yourself
There is a deep message in “see yourself” as it tells everyone to stop degrading yourself and stop letting people tell you that you are nobody.
Here, this poetess talks about the growth which can be felt but can’t be named.
5. Relationship with your ownself
While we all are busy in working on our relations with others, we forget to work on our relationship with our ownselves which is equally important.
6. Give yourself time
We very often come so hard at our ownselves and ultimately make wrong decisions. Be easy and take time as it will work in the end.
7. It will make sense
More often, we are being told to leave such and such habit so that you can fit in the circle. But if that habit (thing) is of not any harm then don’t throw it away. It will make sense, sooner or later.
8. Remembering yet forgetting
Perhaps, it’s the toughest thing to move on when you have been broken. It’s hard to forget someone you can’t stop remembering.
9. When you instantly have a bond with new friends, is a beautiful feeling
True friends are hard to find and hardly you can have a strong connection with your friends. But at times, there comes this group of new friends and you promptly get connected with them; this is priceless.
10. Where you write from is important
Last but not the least, this deep line of Nayyirah Waheed throws light on where you write from.
However, all the lines of this amazing poetess were deep and mind-blowing; as if someone literally defined our feelings with a pen. More power to you, Nayyirah.
“You not wanting me was the beginning of me wanting myself. Thank you.” – Nayyirah Waheed
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