„Have I told you lately that I love you?
Have I told you there's no one above you?
Fill my heart with gladness,
Take away my sadness,
Ease my troubles, that's what you do.“
— Van Morrison Northern Irish singer-songwriter and musician 1945
Have I Told You Lately
„“My heart is broken,” she goes. “It’s turned to a piece of stone. I’m no good. That’s what’s as bad as anything, that I’m no good anymore.”“
— Raymond Carver, What We Talk About When We Talk About Love
— Anne of Great Britain queen of England, queen of Scotland and queen of Ireland (1702–07); queen of Great Britain (1707–14) 1665 - 1714
Anne's first speech to Parliament, contrasting her Englishness with her predecessor, William III, who was Dutch (11 March 1702), from Cobbett's parliamentary history of England. Volume VI (London: R. Bagshaw, 1810), p. 1661.
— Samuel Richardson, Clarissa, or, the History of a Young Lady
„What is a “heart of great forbearance?” As a practitioner, the first thing you should be able to do is to not fight back when you are beaten or sworn at—you must be tolerant. Otherwise, what kind of practitioner will you be?“
— Li Hongzhi Chinese religious leader and dissident 1951
Zhuan Falun http://www.falundafa.org/book/eng/zflus.html
— Yip Harburg American song lyricist 1896 - 1981
Context: I never knew the charm of spring Never met it face to face I never knew my heart could sing Never missed a warm embrace 'Til April in Paris. Whom can I run to What have you done to My heart... "April in Paris" (1932) - Sarah Vaughan & Ella Fitzgerald renditions http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PO8Mco70sWg - Doris Day version http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=StUurOG9h34
— P.G. Wodehouse English author 1881 - 1975