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 :: Famous Quotations Topic: Lovers (35 Quotations)

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In every loving woman there is a priestess of the past -- a pious guardian of some affection, of which the object has disappeared.
~ Henri Frederic Amiel

 

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One can be a soldier without dying, and a lover without sighing.
~ Sir Edwin Arnold

 

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Lovers should also have their days off.
~ Natalie Clifford Barney

 

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The lover of life makes the whole world into his family, just as the lover of the fair sex creates his from all the lovely women he has found, from those that could be found, and those who are impossible to find.
~ Charles Baudelaire

 

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There exists, between people in love, a kind of capital held by each. This is not just a stock of affects or pleasure, but also the possibility of playing double or quits with the share you hold in the other's heart.
~ Jean Baudrillard

 

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Pity the selfishness of lovers: it is brief, a forlorn hope; it is impossible.
~ Elizabeth Bowen

 

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When Death to either shall come -- I pray it be first to me.
~ Robert Bridges

 

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A man can go from being a lover to being a stranger in three moves flat but a woman under the guise of friendship will engage in acts of duplicity which come to light very much later. There are different species of self-justification.
~ Anita Brookner

 

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Never the time and the place and the loved one all together!
~ Robert Browning

 

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Lovers may be -- and indeed generally are -- enemies, but they never can be friends, because there must always be a spice of jealousy and a something of Self in all their speculations.
~ Lord Byron

 

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One who has not only the four S's, which are required in every good lover, but even the whole alphabet; as for example... Agreeable, Bountiful, Constant, Dutiful, Easy, Faithful, Gallant, Honorable, Ingenious, Kind, Loyal, Mild, Noble, Officious, Prudent, Quiet, Rich, Secret, True, Valiant, Wise; the X indeed, is too harsh a letter to agree with him, but he is Young and Zealous.
~ Miguel De Cervantes

 

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When a man and a woman have an overwhelming passion for each other, it seems to me, in spite of such obstacles dividing them as parents or husband, that they belong to each other in the name of Nature, and are lovers by Divine right, in spite of human convention or the laws.
~ Sebastien-Roch Nicolas De Chamfort

 

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There is no pain equal to that which two lovers can inflict on one another. This should be made clear to all who contemplate such a union. The avoidance of this pain is the beginning of wisdom, for it is strong enough to contaminate the rest of our lives.
~ Cyril Connolly

 

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Busy old fool, unruly Sun, why dost thou thus through windows and through curtains call on us? Must to thy motions lovers seasons run?
~ John Donne

 

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A lover, when he is admitted to cards, ought to be solemnly silent, and observe the motions of his mistress. He must laugh when she laughs, sigh when she sighs. In short, he should be the shadow of her mind. A lady, in the presence of her lover, should never want a looking-glass; as a beau, in the presence of his looking-glass, never wants a mistress.
~ Henry Fielding

 

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Lovers who love truly do not write down their happiness.
~ Anatole France

 

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A lover without indiscretion is no lover at all. Circumspection and devotion are a contradiction in terms.
~ Thomas Hardy

 

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One seeks to make the loved one entirely happy, or, if that cannot be, entirely wretched.
~ Jean De La Bruyere

 

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The more one loves a mistress, the more one is ready to hate her.
~ Francois De La Rochefoucauld

 

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My God, these folks don't know how to love -- that's why they love so easily.
~ D. H. Lawrence

 

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