23 Quotes From Authors That Will Persuade You To Love Again

We are asleep until we fall in Love! Leo Tolstoy, War and Peace
You have to trust in something — your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life. Steve Jobs
You cannot deny the existence of hell. You live in it. It is a place without love. Father Benedetto, The American
Love is a possible strength in an actual weakness. Thomas Hardy, Far from the Madding Crowd
If you were all alone in the universe with no one to talk to, no one with which to share the beauty of the stars, to laugh with, to touch, what would be your purpose in life? It is other life; it is love, which gives your life meaning. This is harmony. We must discover the joy of each other, the joy of challenge, the joy of growth. Mitsugi Saotome
To love is to suffer. To avoid suffering one must not love. But then one suffers from not loving. Therefore, to love is to suffer; not to love is to suffer; to suffer is to suffer. To be happy is to love. To be happy, then, is to suffer, but suffering makes one unhappy. Therefore, to be happy one must love of love to suffer or suffer from too much happiness Woody Allen
If there is one thing worse than fighting with Allies, it is fighting without them. Winston Churchill
They knew now that if there is one thing one can always yearn for, and sometimes attain, it is human love. Albert Camus, The Plague
Beyond the ideas of wrongdoings and right-doings there is a field, I’ll meet you there. Rumi
Few are those who see with their own eyes and feel with their own hearts. Albert Einstein
Everything you’ve ever wanted is on the other side of fear. George Addair
The mouth is made for communication, and nothing is more articulate than a kiss. Jarod Kintz
Not everyone has a sob story, Charlie, and even if they do, it’s no excuse. Stephen Chbosky
I fell in love with you again; While you were away. Alice Sebold, The Lovely Bones
We didn’t talk about anything heavy or light. We were just there together. And that was enough. Stephen Chbosky
A man is lucky if he is the first love of a woman. A woman is lucky if she is the last love of a man. Charles Dickens
But who can say what’s best? That’s why you need to grab whatever chance you have of happiness where you find it, and not worry about other people too much. My experience tells me that we get no more than two or three such chances in a lifetime, and if we let them go, we regret it for the rest of our lives. Haruki Murakami
But in good time you’ll see that sometimes what matters isn’t what one gives but what one gives up. Carlos Ruiz Zafon, The Shadow of the Wind
The helpless ecstasy of losing himself in her charm was a powerful opiate rather than a tonic. F. Scott Fitzgerald, Winter Dreams
It was one of those rare smiles with a quality of eternal reassurance in it, that you may come across four or five times in life. F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby
You end up becoming someone you see in the eyes of those you love. Carlos Ruiz Zafón, The Angel’s Game
Love is a wild fire that cannot be contained by any mere element known to man. Christina Marrero, The Unsung Love Story
Love is the energy of life. Robert Browning Thought Catalog Logo Mark

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