The greater the love, the greater the tragedy when it's over.
One who has loved truly can never lose entirely.
Blessed are the hearts that can bend; they shall never be broken.
Before marriage, a girl has to make love to a man to hold him. After marriage, she has to hold him to make love to him.
It is good to love many things, for therein lies strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done with love is well done.
Put your hand on a hot stove for a minute, and it seems like an hour. Sit with a pretty girl for an hour, and it seems like a minute. That's relativity.
Dogs love their friends and bite their enemies, quite unlike people, who are incapable of pure love and always have to mix love and hate.
Love and work are the cornerstones of our humanness.
Lovers don't finally meet somewhere. They're in each other all along.
Genuine love is volitional rather than emotional.
The very essence of romance is uncertainty.
There can be no deep disappointment where there is not deep love.
Close your eyes and I'll kiss you, Tomorrow I'll miss you.
The heart will turn to a prune if love is always by the numbers. How will you know if someone really loves you if they only meet your expectations and not your needs?
Only married people understand you can be miserable and happy at the same time.
A compliment is something like a kiss through a veil.
Can there be a love which does not make demands on its object?
If there is such a thing as a good marriage, it is because it resembles friendship rather than love.
A woman should soften but not weaken a man.
I am never long, even in the society of her I love, without yearning for the company of my lamp and my library.
Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind