|#6774||The onset and the waning of love make themselves felt in the uneasiness|
experienced at being alone together.
-- Jean de la Bruyere
|#6775||The perfect lover is one who turns into a pizza at 4:00 A.M.|
-- Charles Pierce
|#6776||The person you rejected yesterday could make you happy, if you say yes.|
|#6777||The seven year itch comes from fooling around during the fourth, fifth,|
and sixth years.
|#6778||The story of the butterfly:|
"I was in Bogota and waiting for a lady friend. I was in love,
a long time ago. I waited three days. I was hungry but could not go
out for food, lest she come and I not be there to greet her. Then, on
the third day, I heard a knock."
"I hurried along the old passage and there, in the sunlight,
there was nothing."
"Just," Vance Joy said, "a butterfly, flying away."
-- Peter Carey, BLISS
|#6779||The sweeter the apple, the blacker the core --|
Scratch a lover and find a foe!
-- Dorothy Parker, "Ballad of a Great Weariness"
|#6780||The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost.|
|#6781||There are some micro-organisms that exhibit characteristics of both plants|
and animals. When exposed to light they undergo photosynthesis; and when
the lights go out, they turn into animals. But then again, don't we all?
|#6782||There is no fear in love; but perfect love casteth out fear.|
|#6783||There is only one way to be happy by means of the heart -- to have none.|
-- Paul Bourget
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