Love and Dreams - Quotes
Suddenly, quietly, you realize that - from this moment forth - you will no longer walk through this life alone. Like a new sun this awareness arises within you, freeing you from fear, opening your life. It is the beginning of love, and the end of all that came before.
Your life and my life flow into each other as wave flows into wave, and unless there is peace and joy and freedom for you, there can be no real peace or joy or freedom for me. To see reality--not as we expect it to be but as it is--is to see that unless we live for each other and in and through each other, we do not really live very satisfactorily; that there can really be life only where there really is, in just this sense, love.
The Magnificent Defeat
Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your hearth or burn down your house, you can never tell.
Nothing spoils the taste of peanut butter like unrequited love.
Love is the extremely difficult realization that something other than oneself is real.
When I see you a blanket of stars covers me in my bed.
Mrs. Potter's Lullaby
They call them fools, who are unable to resist the slightest chance love might exist.
When I told you I loved you, I meant it, but only because I wanted to please you. When I touched you, and my eyes told you I loved you, I meant it because I'm bad at lying.
Poetry is an impish attempt to paint the color of the wind.
Loving you contains not one of my emotions, it contains all of them.
Dreams aren't in your head. Dreams are memories of another universe. Everworld
A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.
You can call it madness, but I call it love.
Blushing is the color of virtue.
Never frown, someone may be falling in love with your smile.
One of the most adventurous things left is to go to bed. For no one can lay a hand on our dreams.
It's funny, isn't it, how you can be surrounded by people and be lonely. Yet one person can bring infinite contentment.
A soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone.
I came here tonight because when you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with someone, you want the rest of your life to begin as soon as possible.
When Harry Met Sally
One must never attempt to explain love, for in doing so, he undermines what love is all about -- unquestioned devotion.
And all my days are trances,
And all my nightly dreams
Are where thy dark eye glances,
And where thy footstep gleams
In what ethereal dances
By what eternal streams.
To One in Paradise
Men often do things for women that they don't want to do, so that women will do things for men that they don't want to do.
The one that loves the least controls the relationship.
The dreamer dreams
And turns again
A broken promise
A prayer for rain 2000 A.D.
When I met you, I was afraid to like you; When I liked you, I was afraid to kiss you; When I kissed you I was afraid to love you; Now I love you and I'm afraid to lose you.
If I give you my idea and you give me yours, then we each have two ideas, and together we have four.
Lots of people are willing to die for the person they love, which is a pity, for it is a much grander thing to live for that person.
Dare to be naive.
I don't know what it is about you that opens and closes. Only something in me understands the voice of your eyes is deeper than all roses.
Belly to the sun
a hand on the small of your back
of me, this remains
There is an insistence throughout on the right to dream, the right to paint the grass blue, the right to reach up to the stars which is impossible in a photographic facsimile of nature.
There are only two people who can tell you the truth about yourself: an enemy who has lost his temper and a friend who loves you dearly.
We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can fly only by embracing each other.
Words can crush things that are unseen.
I'm Sensitive, Pieces of Me
Sometimes someone says something really small, and it just fits right into this empty place in your heart.
My So-Called Life
Whoever claimed that love is like a roller coaster, didn't know what they were talking about, because love has no safety belts in case you fall out.
She's talking in her sleep, it's keeping me awake, and Anna begins to toss and turn, and every word is nonsense, but I understand.
Anna Begins, August and Everything After
And all at once you look across a crowded room and see the way that light attaches to a girl.
Recovering the Satellites
The best thing you ever did for me was to help me take life less seriously. It's only life after all.
Those who complain the sun has gone out of their world have obviously never danced in the rain.
She sees shooting stars and comet tails. She's got heaven in her eyes. She says, "I don't need to be an angel. But I'm nothing if I'm not this high."
Recovering the Satellites
Of course the heart has it reasons, of which reason knows nothing.
Someday we'll know why Samson loved Delilah
One day we'll go dancing on the moon
Someday I'll know why I wasn't meant for you
Love is a misunderstanding between two fools.
If you live to be a hundred, then I wish to live to be a hundred minus one day, so that I never have to live a day without you.
If every time I thought of him I put a rock in my pocket, I'd have him in my heart and the world in pocket.
The worst way to miss someone is to have them sitting beside you and knowing you can't have them.
Love makes me wish I were young and stupid again.
It's the things in common that make relationships enjoyable, but it's the difference that make them interesting.
When you dream, there are no rules. People can fly; anything can happen. Sometimes, there's a moment as you're waking, and you become aware of the real world around you; but you're still dreaming. You may think you can fly, but you better not try.
People Can Fly