“True love is rare, and it’s the only thing that gives life real meaning.”
– Nicholas Sparks

“Declarations of love amuse me. Especially when unrequited.”
– Cassandra Clare

“Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.”
– Robert Frost

“The greater the love, the greater the tragedy when it’s over.”
– Nicholas Sparks

“I don’t trust people who don’t love themselves and tell me, ‘I love you.’ … There is an African saying which is: Be careful when a naked person offers you a shirt.”
– Maya Angelou

“Be careful of love. It’ll twist your brain around and leave you thinking up is down and right is wrong.”
– Rick Riordan

“I love you like a fat kid loves cake!”
– Scott Adams

“You know, when it works, love is pretty amazing. It’s not overrated. There’s a reason for all those songs.”
– Sarah Dessen

“One love, one heart, one destiny.”
– Bob Marley

“To me, Fearless is not the absense of fear. It’s not being completely unafraid. To me, Fearless is having fears. Fearless is having doubts. Lots of them. To me, Fearless is living in spite of those things that scare you to death.”
– Taylor Swift

“I was smiling yesterday,I am smiling today and I will smile tomorrow.Simply because life is too short to cry for anything.”
– Santosh Kalwar

“I love you also means I love you more than anyone loves you, or has loved you, or will love you, and also, I love you in a way that no one loves you, or has loved you, or will love you, and also, I love you in a way that I love no one else, and never have loved anyone else, and never will love anyone else.”
– Jonathan Safran Foer

“We live and breathe words. …. It was books that made me feel that perhaps I was not completely alone. They could be honest with me, and I with them. Reading your words, what you wrote, how you were lonely sometimes and afraid, but always brave; the way you saw the world, its colors and textures and sounds, I felt–I felt the way you thought, hoped, felt, dreamt. I felt I was dreaming and thinking and feeling with you. I dreamed what you dreamed, wanted what you wanted–and then I realized that truly I just wanted you.”
– Cassandra Clare

“What’s this?” he demanded, looking from Clary to his companions, as if they might know what she was doing there.
“It’s a girl,” Jace said,recovering his composure. “Surely you’ve seen girls before, Alec. Your sister Isabelle is one.”
– Cassandra Clare

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