— Sören Kierkegaard Danish philosopher and theologian, founder of Existentialism 1813 - 1855
— Alice Borchardt, kniha The Silver Wolf
In this world our hopes for the best are so often disappointed
Love is eternal. That is its terror and its final beauty. Love never ends. The joy may go out of it, and in time even the pain may end. But it lingers like a living thing and follows you every moment of your life.
The Silver Wolf
— Stephenie Meyer American author 1973
he murmured. I looked away, hiding my eyes as I thrilled to the word.
"What a stupid lamb," I sighed.
"What a sick, masochistic lion."
Edward Cullen and Bella Swan, p. 274
Twilight series, Twilight (2005)
„All human beings were of course unique, and they only discovered that when someone else fell in love with them or when no one ever fell in love with them.“
— Harry Mulisch, kniha The Discovery of Heaven
Zdroj: The Discovery of Heaven
„I have never ceased to be young, if being young is always loving… Humanity is not a vain word. Our life is made of love, and to love no longer is to live no longer.“
— George Sand French novelist and memoirist; pseudonym of Lucile Aurore Dupin 1804 - 1876
„As to the other means of grace I would say: I fell into the snare, into which so many young believers fall, the reading of religious books in preference to the Scriptures.“
— George Müller German-English clergyman 1805 - 1898
A Narrative of Some of the Lord's Dealings with George Müller Written by Himself, First Part.
First Part of Narrative
„When lovely woman stoops to folly,
And finds too late that men betray,
What charm can soothe her melancholy?
What art can wash her guilt away?“
— Oliver Goldsmith, kniha The Vicar of Wakefield
Zdroj: The Vicar of Wakefield (1766), Ch. 29, Song, st. 1.
— Mignon McLaughlin American journalist 1913 - 1983
The Complete Neurotic's Notebook (1981), Women & men
— Eugene O'Neill, Long Day's Journey into Night
Long Day's Journey into Night (1955)
— Demi Lovato American singer, songwriter, actress, and author 1992
For The Love Of A Daughter
Lyrics, Unbroken (2011)
— Paul Gauguin French Post-Impressionist artist 1848 - 1903
Zdroj: 1890s - 1910s, The Writings of a Savage (1996), p. 68: from his manuscript, known as 'Cahier pour Aline' (ca. 1892-1893)
— Nathaniel Hawthorne, kniha The Wedding Knell
"The Wedding Knell" (1837) from Twice-Told Tales (1837, 1851)
„That's because I'm made of awesome."
"And dipped in awesome."
"And sprinkled with awesome."
"Gods, I love the taste of awesome.“
— Gena Showalter American writer 1975
Zdroj: The Darkest Surrender
— Robert Sheckley American writer 1928 - 2005
“I reckon not, Mr. Washburn,” Curly says.
The Never-Ending Western Movie (p. 119)
Short fiction, The Robot Who Looked Like Me (1978)