I have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love.
— Mother Teresa
Girls we love for what they are; young men for what they promise to be.
— Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Be careful what you set your heart upon- for it will surely be yours.
— James A. Baldwin
Love is only a dirty trick played on us to achieve continuation of the species.
— W. Somerset Maugham
If it were not for hopes, the heart would break.
— Thomas Fuller
Anything looked at too closely becomes wonderful.
— A.R. Ammons
Now and then it’s good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy.
— Guillaume Apollinaire
To love one that is great, is almost to be great one’s self.
— Samuel Johnson
One is very crazy when in love.
— Sigmund Freud
It is even harder for the average ape to believe that he has descended from man.
— H. L. Mencken
If I were two-faced, would I be wearing this one?
— Abraham Lincoln
I never drink water. I’m afraid it will become habit-forming.
— W. C. Fields
To be an ideal guest, stays at home.
— E. W. Howe
Middle age is when a guy keeps turning off lights for economical rather than romantic reasons.
— Lillian Gordy Carter
What I like to drink most is wine that belongs to others.
— Diogenes
The only time a woman really succeeds in changing a man is when he is a baby.
— Natalie Wood
The fact that an opinion has been widely held is no evidence whatever that it is not utterly absurd.
— Bertrand Russell
Everybody knows how to raise children, except the people who have them.
— P. J. O'Rourke
Vote for the man who promises least; he’ll be the least disappointing.
— Bernard Baruch
To be an ideal guest, stay at home.
— E. W. Howe
A man always has two reasons for doing anything: a good reason and the real reason.
— J. P. Morgan
Art teaches nothing, except the significance of life.
— Michael Korda
In life, as in art, the beautiful moves in curves.
— Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
Every good painter paints what he is.
— Jackson Pollock
If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.
— Marc Chagall
The marble not yet carved can hold the form of every thought the greatest artist has.
— Michelangelo
Art is anything people do with distinction.
— Louis Dudek
Art cannot be modern. Art is primordially eternal.
— Egon Schiele
Those who build beneath the stars build too low.
— Edward Young
The old cathedrals are good, but the great blue dome that hangs over everything is better.
— Thomas Carlyle
I had to live in the desert before I could understand the full value of grass in a green ditch.
— Ella Maillart
Nature is the art of God.
— Dante Alighieri-
In nature there are neither rewards nor punishments; there are consequences.
— Robert Green Ingersoll
What we observe is not nature itself, but nature exposed to our method of questioning.
— Werner Heisenberg
We may brave human laws, but we cannot resist natural ones.
— Jules Verne
Nature is neutral.
— Adlai E. Stevenson