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Valentine's Day

"Infatuation is when you think he's as sexy as Robert Redford, as smart as Henry Kissinger, as noble as Ralph Nader, as funny as Woody Allen, and as athletic as Jimmy Conners. Love is when you realize that he's as sexy as Woody Allen, as smart as Jimmy Connors, as funny as Ralph Nader, as athletic as Henry Kissinger and nothing like Robert Redford - but you'll take him anyway." ~Judith Viorst, Redbook, 1975

"Who, being loved, is poor?" ~Oscar Wilde

"Passion makes the world go round. Love just makes it a safer place." ~Ice T, The Ice Opinion

"You know you're in love when you don't want to fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams." ~Dr. Seuss

"Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same." ~Emily Brontë

"I am good, but not an angel. I do sin, but I am not the devil. I am just a small girl in a big world trying to find someone to love." ~Marilyn Monroe

"Love takes hostages." ~Neil Gaiman

"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel." ~Maya Angelou

"The hardest-learned lesson: that people have only their kind of love to give, not our kind." ~Mignon McLaughlin, The Neurotic's Notebook, 1960


sapphireblue said…
Love the Wuthering Heights quote. My favorite book.
StephanieD said…
"Who, being loved, is poor?" - Indeed! I love this quote the best; although Judith Viorst's is true as well. Happy Valentine's Day!

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