Thursday, 14 June 2007


"How sad it is! I shall grow old, and horrid, and dreadful. But this picture will remain always young. It will never be older than this particular day of June. . . . If it was only the other way! If it was I who were to be always young, and the picture that were to grow old! For this--for this--I would give everything! Yes, there is nothing in the whole world I would not give! I would give my soul for that!"
--Oscar Wilde

"They do not love that do not show their love.The course of true love never did run smooth.Love is a familiar. Love is a devil. There is no evil angel but Love."
-- William Shakespeare

"Better to have loved and lost, than to have never loved at all."
-St. Augustine

"One half of me is yours, the other half yours-Mine own, I would say; but if mine, then yours,And so all yours!"
-- William Shakespeare

"A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous."
-Ingrid Bergman

"I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love."
-Henry Ward Beecher

"A mighty pain to love it is, and 'tis a pain that pain to miss; but of all the pains, the greatest pain is to love, but love in vain."
-Abraham Crowley

"A very small degree of hope is sufficient to cause the birth of love."
"There is no remedy for love but to love more."
"You don't marry someone you can live with - you marry the person who you cannot live without."
"Love is blind, but friendship closes its eyes."
"Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward together in the same direction."
"Woe to the man whose heart has not learned while young to hope, to love - and to put its trust in life."
-Joseph Conrad
"True love is like ghosts, which everybody talks about and few have seen."
-La Rochefoucauld

"Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition."
-Alexander Smith
"When we are in love we often doubt that which we most believe."
-La Rochefoucauld
"Sympathy constitutes friendship; but in love there is a sort of antipathy, or opposing passion. Each strives to be the other, and both together make up one whole."
-Samuel Taylor Coleridge
"Friendship often ends in love; but love in friendship - never."
-Charles Caleb Colton
"There is no disguise which can hide love for long where it exists, or simulate it where it does not."
-La Rochefoucauld
"Death is a challenge. It tells us not to waste time... It tells us to tell each other right now that we love each other."
-Leo F. Buscaglia
"Love cures people - both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it."
-Dr. Karl Menninger

"Blushing is the color of virtue."

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