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Life has taught us that love does not consist of gazing at each other, but in looking together in the same direction.

Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Life is just a mirror, and what you see out there, you must first see inside of you.

Wally 'Famous' Amos

There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Everyone is trying to accomplish something big, not realizing that life is made up of little things.

Frank A. Clark

True friendship multiplies the good in life and divides its evils. Strive to have friends, for life without friends is like life on a desert island?.to find one real friend in a lifetime is good fortune; to keep him is a blessing.

Baltasar Gracian

Life is ten percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.

Lou Holtz

Life doesn't require that we be the best, only that we try our best.

H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

The supreme happiness of life is the conviction that one is loved; loved for oneself, or better yet, loved despite oneself.

Victor Hugo

To fear love is to fear life, and those who fear life are already three parts dead.

Bertrand Russell

Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.

Bruce Lee

What matters in life is not what happens to you but what you remember and how you remember it.

Gabriel Garcia Marquez

The course of true love never did run smooth.

William Shakespeare

Life is like an onion: you peel it off one layer at a time, and sometimes you weep.

Carl Sandburg

Friendship marks a life even more deeply than love. Love risks degenerating into obsession, friendship is never anything but sharing.

Elie Wiesel

Even in the common affairs of life, in love, friendship, and marriage, how little security have we when we trust our happiness in the hands of others!

William Hazlitt

Love is a trap. When it appears, we see only its light, not its shadows.

Paulo Coelho

About all you can do in life is be who you are. Some people will love you for you. Most will love you for what you can do for them, and some won't like you at all.

Rita Mae Brown

You have to take risks. We will only understand the miracle of life fully when we allow the unexpected to happen.

Paulo Coelho

There is only one way to get ready for immortality, and that is to love this life and live it as bravely and faithfully and cheerfully as we can.

Henry Van Dyke

A good heart is the sun and the moon; or, rather, the sun and not the moon, for it shines bright and never changes.

William Shakespeare

To be capable of steady friendship or lasting love, are the two greatest proofs, not only of goodness of heart, but of strength of mind.

William Hazlitt

The greatest sweetener of human life is friendship. To raise this to the highest pitch of enjoyment, is a secret which but few discover.

Joseph Addison

I believe love is primarily a choice and only sometimes a feeling. If you want to feel love, choose to love and be patient.

Real Live Preacher

Waiting is painful. Forgetting is painful. But not knowing which to do is the worse kind of suffering.

Paulo Coelho

To be brave is to love someone unconditionally, without expecting anything in return. To just give. That takes courage, because we don't want to fall on our faces or leave ourselves open to hurt.

Madonna