Everything Happens for a Reason

Madison - Chester, Virginia
Entered on November 21, 2011
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“I believe that everything happens for a reason. People change so that you can learn to let go, things go wrong so that you appreciate them when they’re right, you believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself, and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.” -Marilyn Monroe.

Ever since I was in 8th grade I had my ex boyfriends mom tell me that after my first boyfriend and I broke up that “everything happens for a reason” I never really listened to the saying or realized what it meant until I heard it again and I believed it because maybe me and max didn’t belong together and there was a reason that we broke up and didn’t last. People change so you learn not to be attached to them and let go. You teach yourself and learn not to get attached to people so you can let go if they change. Not everybody stays the same as when you met them.

Things go wrong so you appreciate them when they’re right. This quote means not to take good things for granted so when things go wrong you still appreciate them. You believe lies so you trust nobody but yourself because the only person you should trust is yourself because in the end everybody lies to you. Good things fall apart so better things can fall together I also believe this quote because I believe if your meant to be with someone that it will work out and you’ll be with them, so if there’s a couple and their together and everything’s good but it goes wrong then you’re not supposed to be together and I falls apart so that way you’ll find who your suppose to be with.

I love Marilyn Monroe and this quote does mean a lot to me and I def live by it. It speaks the truth about common sense and life. She was an iconic women with some of the best quotes that are still observed by people today.