Vulnerability: 1. Susceptible to physical or emotional injury. 2. Liable to succumb, as to persuasion or temptation.

“The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.” Bob Marley

“To grow up is to accept vulnerability... To be alive is to be vulnerable.” Madeleine L'Engle

"Love is not love until love's vulnerable." Theodore Roethke

"Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing." Helen Keller

Synonyms: accountability, accountableness, amenability, amenableness, arrearage, blame, burden, compulsion, culpability, debt, duty, indebtedness, liability, obligation, onus, openness, owing, subjection, susceptibility, susceptibleness, vulnerableness, nakedness, openness, peril,