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753 – “Do I love you? My god, if your love were a grain of sand, mine would be a universe of beaches.”

–Westley in William Goldman’s The Princess Bride (more…)

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686 – “To love somebody is not just a feeling—it is a decision, it is a judgment, it is a promise. If love were only a feeling, there would be no basis for the promise to love each other forever. A feeling comes and it may go. How can I judge that it will stay forever, when my act does not involve judgment and decision.”

–Erich Fromm
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569 – “It is not time or opportunity that is to determine intimacy;— it is disposition alone. Seven years would be insufficient to make some people acquainted with each other, and seven days are more than enough for others.”

–Marianne Dashwood in Jane Austen’s novel Sense and Sensibility

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439 – “People think a soul mate is your perfect fit, and that’s what everyone wants, but a true soul mate is a mirror; the person who shows you everything that is holding you back. A soul mate’s purpose is to shake you up, tear apart your ego a little bit, show you your obstacles and addictions, break your heart open so new light can get in.”

–anonymous

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