A woman should soften but not weaken a man.
What we have once enjoyed we can never lose. All that we love deeply becomes a part of us.
Only married people understand you can be miserable and happy at the same time.
Do not think that love in order to be genuine has to be extraordinary. What we need is to love without getting tired. Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.
Love is an untamed force. When we try to control it, it destroys us. When we try to imprison it, it enslaves us. When we try to understand it, it leaves us feeling lost and confused.
Love does not alter the beloved, it alters itself.
There is nothing more truly artistic than to love people.
To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.
Never build your emotional life on the weaknesses of others.
The very essence of romance is uncertainty.
Genuine love is volitional rather than emotional.
Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.
Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.
Men's vows are women's traitors!
An archaeologist is the best husband a woman can have. The older she gets, the more interested he is in her.
To fall in love you have to be in the state of mind for it to take, like a disease.
So, I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you.
We cannot do great things on this Earth, only small things with great love.
Love seeketh not itself to please, nor for itself hath any care, but for another gives its ease, and builds a Heaven in Hell's despair.
You know what charm is: a way of getting the answer yes without having asked any clear question.
The difference between the love of a man and the love of a woman is that a man will always give reasons for loving, but a woman gives no reasons for loving.