Every configuration of people is an entirely new universe unto itself. - Kristin Cashore


The greatest love stories are not those in which love is only spoken, but those in which it is acted upon. - Steve Maraboli


I heard a song I hate and I thought of her. Ah, such is love.
 - Jarod Kintz


When you can’t reach the standards of another’s heart you must ask yourself, "What value do I put on my soul that I would subject myself to such rejection? - Shannon L. Alder


Love is as simple as the absence of self given to another. God, when invited, fills the void of any unrequited love; hence loving is how one is drawn closer to God no matter its most horrific repercussions. - Criss Jami


To respect the dignity of a relationship also implies accepting the end when it comes. Except in my mind, except in my dreams, where the aftertaste of her still lingers. - André P. Brink


Too often in my life, love has been defined as "humiliation with occasional roses". - Deb Caletti


Love falls in love with love; comes like an echo sounding back, searches its mirrored shadow within a look. - Mocco Wollert


Bones, I sighed. Know something? I’m not afraid of you, but you scareme…. His outline blurred again. You scare me, too, Kitten, he might have replied, but I couldn’t be sure. - Jeaniene Frost


Parker: She believed, absolutely, that each person, each heart, had a counterpart—had a mate. A rightness. She’d always believed it, and understood that unshakable belief was a reason she was good at what she did. - Nora Roberts