Tuesday, February 14, 2012
--TELL ME ABOUT THE HAPPIEST DAY YOU CAN REMEMBER
…Happy Valentine’s Day, Lovers and those searching for love…
…“It ought to make us feel ashamed when we talk like we know what we're talking about when we talk about love.” --Raymond Carver
He thought of all the times just one or two words— “please” or “you’re pretty”—would have changed everything, and how he could never say them when he needed to.
We only get pieces of love, she thought. Sometimes that’s the best we can do. --Rebecca Barry, author of “Later, At the Bar”
Crying adds something. Crying is you, plus tears and love. –John Green, author of “An Abundance of Katherines”
Love is the difficult realization that something other than oneself is real. --Dorothy Murdoch
A happy marriage is a long conversation that always seems too short. --Andre Maurois
The first duty of love is to listen. -- Paul Tillich
The influence of each human life on this earth is a kind of immortality. – John Quincy Adams
Love is a fog that burns with the first daylight of reality. –Bukowski
You can spend the night beside her, and you know that she's half crazy, but that's why you wanna be there – Leonard Cohen
When you choose to forgive someone, you choose to love them.
So many believe that it is the love that grows but it is the knowing that grows, and love simply expands to contain it.
To force my will on you is exactly what love does not do. – The Shack
Normal day, let me be aware of the treasure you are…Let me not pass you by in quest of some rare and perfect tomorrow. One day I shall dig my nails into the earth, or bury my face in my pillow, or stretch myself taut, or raise my hands to the sky and want, more than all the world, your return. – Mary Jean Iron