Love

"Love is being stupid together."


Rating: 8.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Feminists have turned the Love Boat into the Titanic."


Rating: 1.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Married love is a stream that, after a certain length of time, sinks into the earth and flows underground. Something is there, but one does not know what. Only the vegetation shows that there is still water."

Gerald Branan
Gerald Branan "Thoughts in a Dry Season: A Miscellany"

Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Many a wife thinks her husband is the world's greatest lover. But she can never catch him at it."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"How do I love thee? Let me count the ways."

Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Elizabeth Barrett Browning "Sonnets from the Portugues"

Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"There is no way to face the great advantages of another person than through love."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The problem with marriage is that it ends every night after making love, and it must be rebuilt every morning before breakfast."

Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Gabriel Garcia Marquez "Love in the Time of Cholera"

Rating: 8.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The heart, like the stomach, wants a varied diet."

Gustave Flaubert
Gustave Flaubert "Pensées de Gustave Flaubert"

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Men give love to get sex, Women give sex to get love."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Real love is a pilgrimage. It happens when there is no strategy, but it is very rare because most people are strategists."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"I don't want to live - I want to love first, and live incidentally."

Zelda Fitzgerald letter to her husband, F. Scott Fitzgerald
Zelda Fitzgerald letter to her husband, F. Scott Fitzgerald

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The opposite of love is not hate, it's indifference."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"In the silence of night I have often wished for just a few words of love from one man, rather than the applause of thousands of people."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Love is the crocodile on the river of desire."


Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The head never rules the heart, but just becomes its partner in crime."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Of course a platonic relationship is possible - but only between husband and wife."


Rating: 3.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Lovers' quarrels are the renewal of love."

Terence
Terence "Andria"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"War is like love, it always finds a way."

Bertolt Brecht
Bertolt Brecht "Mother Courage and Her Children"

Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Love is the reason you were born."


Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Only the broken-hearted know the truth about love."

Mason Cooley
Mason Cooley "City Aphorisms"

Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Love talks and talks. Lust is brief and to the point."

Mason Cooley
Mason Cooley "City Aphorisms"

Rating: 5.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Love is not just looking at each other, it's looking in the same direction."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The heart is blind; but love is not blind. None of the gods is so discriminating."

Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau "The Writings of Henry David Thoreau"

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"In every woman's life there is one real and consuming love. But very few women guess which one it is."

Henry Louis Mencken
Henry Louis Mencken "A Mencken Chrestomathy"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Love must be as much a light as a flame."

Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau "The Writings of Henry David Thoreau"

Rating: 4.17 (Number of Voters: 6)

"The law of love could be best understood and learned through little children."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Self-love is the source of all our other loves."

Pierre Corneille
Pierre Corneille "Titus and Berenice"

Rating: 6.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"It is better to be hated for what you are than loved for what you are not."


Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 6)

"A forty-year-old woman is only something to men who have loved her in her youth!"

Stendhal
Stendhal "The Charterhouse of Parma"

Rating: 3.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"In love, unlike most other passions, the recollection of what you have had and lost is always better than what you can hope for in the future."

Stendhal
Stendhal "De l'Amour"

Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The happiest couples are those who spell "us" with a capital "you"."


Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"You don't love if you don't take the beloved's faults for virtues."

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe "Sayings in Prose"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"I love you much less than my God, but much more than myself."

Pierre Corneille
Pierre Corneille "Polyeucte"

Rating: 5.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Obedience keeps the rules. Love knows when to break them."


Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Life is a flower of which love is the honey."


Rating: 3.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Where there is great love there are always miracles."

Willa Cather
Willa Cather "Death Comes for the Archbishop"

Rating: 5.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Alcohol is like love. The first kiss is magic, the second is intimate, the third is routine. After that you take the girl's clothes off."

Raymond Chandler
Raymond Chandler "The Long Goodbye"

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Manners are love in a cool climate."

Quentin Crisp
Quentin Crisp "Manners from Heaven"

Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Love is the answer - but while you're waiting for the answer, sex raises some pretty good questions."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Reason and love are sworn enemies."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"If you do love me, you will find me out."


Rating: 7.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"It is the privilege of those who fear love to murder those who do not fear it!"


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"We can't command our love, but we can our actions."

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle "The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Love is the delightful interval between meeting a beautiful girl and discovering that she looks like a haddock."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The grand essentials of happiness are: something to do, something to love, and something to hope for."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When I?m not near the girl I love, I love the girl I?m near."

E.Y. Harburg
E.Y. Harburg "Finian's Rainbow"

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Love all God's creation, the whole and every grain of sand of it. Love every leaf, every ray of God's light. Love the animals, love the plants, love everything. If you love everything, you will perceive the divine mystery in things. Once you perceive it, you will begin to comprehend it better every day. And you will come at last to love the whole world with an all-embracing love."

Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky
Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky "The Brothers Karamazov"

Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When I wished to sing of love it turned to sorrow. And when I wished to sing of sorrow it was transformed for me into love."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)