Sunday, July 5, 2009
What is love?
Random Quotes about:
"No, this trick won't work...
How on earth are you ever going to explain in terms of chemistry and physics,
so important a biological phenomenon as first love?"
"If two people love each other,
there can be no happy end to it"
"Love is like and epidemic-
the more one is afraid,
the more vulnerable one is."
"Gravitation cannot be held responsible for people falling in love"
"Another aspect of the pattern is that one falls in love not by design and concious of fate over which the victim has no control."
-Syndey M. Greeenfield
"I think we dream so we don't have to be apart so long. If we're in each other's dreams, we can play together all night."
-Bill Watterson, 'Calvin & Hobbes'
"Love is a sweet tyranny,
because the lover endureth his torments willingly."
"There is no greater glory than love,
nor any greater punishment than jealousy"
-Lope de Vega
"Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired"
"Ever as it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation"
"Love is a perky elf dancing a merry little jig and then suddenly he turns on you with a miniature machine gun"
-Matt Groening (The Simpsons)
"Love is the wisdom of the fool,
and the folly of the wise"
"Love is like an hourglass,
with the heart fillign up as the brain empties."
"You not only can't explain love...
actually, you can't even talk about it."
-Charlie Brown from 'Peanuts' by Charles Schultz
Love is a tissue of paradoxes,
and exists in such endless variety of forms and shades,
that you may say almost anything about it that you please,
and it is likely to be correct."
"Love is a burden which two hearts when equally they bear their parts,
with pleasure carry."
"In love it is the victim who looks most like a hero."
"Love is the strange bewilderment which overtakes one person on account of another person"
-James Thurber & E.B. White