Because I don't want to lose them.

  • Why do we even bother? Why do we make ourselves open to such easy damage? Is it all loneliness? Is it all fear? Or is it just to experience those narcotic moments of belonging with someone else? - Nick, Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist (Rachel Cohn, David Levithan)
  • Sometimes our hearts don't match our mouths. - Hannah, Made of Honor
  • True love allows each person to follow his or her own path, aware that doing so can never drive them apart. - Paulo Coelho
  • The best way to serve God is by going in search of your own dreams. Only the happy can spread happiness. - Paulo Coelho
  • In our obsessive wish to arrive, we often forget the most important thing, which is the journey. - Paulo Coelho
  • There is never a time or place for true love. It happens accidentally, in a heartbeat, in a single flashing, throbbing moment. - Kristy, The Truth About Forever (Sarah Dessen)
  • It's all in the view. That's what I mean about forever, too. For any one of us our forever could end in an hour, or a hundred years from now. You never know for sure, so you'd better make every second count. - Kristy, The Truth About Forever (Sarah Dessen)
  • I like flaws. I think they make things interesting. - Wes, The Truth About Forever (Sarah Dessen)
  • But if everything was always smooth and perfect, you'd get too used to that, you know? You have to have a little bit of disorganization now and then. Otherwise, you'll never really enjoy it when things go right. - Delia, The Truth About Forever (Sarah Dessen)
  • Tears are the material out of which heaven weaves its brightest rainbow. - FB Meyer
  • Do not try to explain feelings. Live everything intensely and treasure what you feel as a gift from God. - Paulo Coelho
  • The warrior knows that the most important words in all languages are the small words. Yes. Love. God. They are words that are easy enough to say and which fill vast empty spaces. - Paulo Coelho
  • Yes, it’s true, what I said earlier: A real life doesn’t mean geting what you want; the achievement, the privilege, too, is knowing what you love.But getting what you love? Having what you love love you back? Oh, my friend, it’s miracle: your one tiny life’s head-on collision with divinity. - Cornelia Brown, Love Walked In (Marisa Delos Santos)
  • What would you do when you’re in love with the last man in the world you can have? You plan a life, a real life, without him. - Cornelia Brown, Love Walked In (Marisa Delos Santos)
  • There’s a kind of holiness to love, requited or not, and those people who don’t receive it with gratitude are arrogant beyond saving. - - Cornelia Brown, Love Walked In (Marisa Delos Santos)
  • Waiting seasons are still painful. But deep within me, God is at work, assuring me that He won’t waste my heartaches. That even if He doesn’t make my situations better, He’ll somehow make me better through them. - Stephanie Voiland, Work the Wait, Today’s Christian Woman
  • …if we believe God is love, we must trust that even in those times where we want to cry with rage and frustration … God is treating us with love. - Laura A. Smit, Loves Me, Loves Me Not: The Ethics of Unrequited Love
  • Sometimes you start relationships...and sometimes they start you. Anyway that's how ours began, the way true love generally begins...with drunkenness, imprisonment and uh, destruction of a lifelong dream. - Charlie (My Sassy Girl)
  • Your girlfriend, she broke your heart, didn't she? She left you, she broke her promise and she betrayed you. Some of us are meant to suffer, you know? Some of us are led to believe that we have this certain destiny and it just gets snatched away. But we have to stay alive, because we have to see how the story ends. - Jordan (My Sassy Girl)
  • Whatever she was going through, it was beyond anything in my experience, and beyond my ability to fix. I had no right to judge her. If I chose to stay with her, knowing the risks, all I could do is give her love and respect and see how the story would end. - Charlie (My Sassy Girl)
  • Destiny is the bridge you build to the one you love. - Old Man (My Sassy Girl)
  • I wish you a story with a happy ending and the wisdom to look for it. - Old Man (My Sassy Girl)
  • As for the question of destiny...all I know is that even when destiny really wants to accomplish something, it can't do it alone. You still have to go to that restaurant, you still have to show up, you still have to build a bridge to the one you love. - Charlie (My Sassy Girl)
  • Love’s voice is the softest, but it’s also the strongest. - The Cubicle Next Door, Siri L. Mitchell
  • By looking at it. Real love is hard work. You have to decide if you want it in your story. - Joan of Arcadia
  • That’s what the right person does. But they don’t create it. Only the Creator can create…You’ve got to deal with your heart. Because until you can be trusted with your own heart, you can’t be trusted with someone else’s. - Savannah Philips, Savannah by the Sea (Denise Hildreth)
dec 22 2008 ∞
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