“If I can stop one heart from breaking, I shall not live in vain.”
– Emily Dickinson

“Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.”
– Albert Einstein

“It’s not the face, but the expressions on it. It’s not the voice, but what you say. It’s not how you look in that body, but the thing you do with it. You are beautiful.”
– Stephenie Meyer

“Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.”
– Bertrand Russell

“Hate the sin, love the sinner.”
– Mahatma Gandhi

“If you gave someone your heart and they died, did they take it with them? Did you spend the rest of forever with a hole inside you that couldn’t be filled?”
– Jodi Picoult

“We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.”
– Tom Robbins

“It isn’t possible to love and part. You will wish that it was. You can transmute love, ignore it, muddle it, but you can never pull it out of you. I know by experience that the poets are right: love is eternal.”
– E.M. Forster

“Welcome to the wonderful world of jealousy, he thought. For the price of admission, you get a splitting headache, a nearly irresistable urge to commit murder, and an inferiority complex. Yippee.”
– J.R. Ward

“Well, it seems to me that the best relationships – the ones that last – are frequently the ones that are rooted in friendship. You know, one day you look at the person and you see something more than you did the night before. Like a switch has been flicked somewhere. And the person who was just a friend is… suddenly the only person you can ever imagine yourself with.”
– Gillian Anderson

“And when her lips met mine, I knew that I could live to be a hundred and visit every country in the world, but nothing would ever compare to that single moment when I first kissed the girl of my dreams and knew that my love would last forever.”
– Nicholas Sparks

“It is a curious thought, but it is only when you see people looking ridiculous that you realize just how much you love them. ”
– Agatha Christie

“Life, he realize, was much like a song. In the beginning there is mystery, in the end there is confirmation, but it’s in the middle where all the emotion resides to make the whole thing worthwhile.”
– Nicholas Sparks

“Sometimes it’s a form of love just to talk to somebody that you have nothing in common with and still be fascinated by their presence.”
– David Byrne

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