When the smooth softness of youth is replaced by the delicate softness of age, I will still want to touch your skin.
When your face is full of the lines of every smile you have ever smiled, of every surprise I have seen flash through your eyes, when every tear you have ever cried has left its mark upon your face, I will treasure you all the more, because I was there to see it all.
“I no longer believed in the idea of soul mates, or love at first sight. connections are made with the heart, not the tongue.” ― C. You feel like some kind of criminal for having felt, for having wanted. It confuses you, because you think that your feelings were wrong and it makes you feel so small because it's so hard to keep it inside when you let it out and it doesn't coma back. But it takes a lot of living to grow fully into your own wrongness.
But I was beginning to believe that a very few times in your life, if you were lucky, you might meet someone who was exactly right for you. And it isn’t until you finally run up against your deepest demons, your unsolvable problems—the ones that make you truly who you are—that we’re ready to find a lifelong mate.
Nicole Scherzinger If I'm with a man, is that going to prevent me from achieving my goal? I think they're incredibly fascinating studies in human psychology.
What sacrifices will I have to make in terms of being myself, if I'm with a man? When you sit down across from someone on a first date and things are going alright, you talk objectives.
Something that young women find out really quickly is that when you start dating, all of a sudden you're supposed to have a role. We want to win each other over, so how do you win someone over? Chris Pine All my life, men have told me I wasn't pretty enough - even the men I was dating.
And I'd be like, ' Well, why are you with me, then?I will share your life with you, Meredith, and I will love you until the last breath leaves your body or mine.” ― Laurell K.Hamilton, “When we're incomplete, we're always searching for somebody to complete us.Not because he was perfect, or because you were, but because your combined flaws were arranged in a way that allowed two separate beings to hinge together.” ― Lisa Kleypas, “I think you still love me, but we can’t escape the fact that I’m not enough for you. So I’m not blaming you for falling in love with another woman. Only then do you finally know what you’re looking for. But not just any wrong person: it's got to be the right wrong person—someone you lovingly gaze upon and think, “This is the problem I want to have.”I will find that special person who is wrong for me in just the right way.” ― Andrew Boyd, “Well, it seems to me that the best relationships - the ones that last - are frequently the ones that are rooted in friendship. suddenly the only person you can ever imagine yourself with.” ― Gillian Anderson “It's no good pretending that any relationship has a future if your record collections disagree violently or if your favorite films wouldn't even speak to each other if they met at a party.” ― Nick Hornby “I will love you always. I thought I could imagine how much this would hurt, but I was wrong.” ― Haruki Murakami, “You can talk with someone for years, everyday, and still, it won't mean as much as what you can have when you sit in front of someone, not saying a word, yet you feel that person with your heart, you feel like you have known the person for forever.... Sometimes it seems the harder you try to hold on to something or someone the more it wants to get away. But if you’ve been through enough relationships, you begin to suspect there’s no right person, just different flavors of wrong. Because you yourself are wrong in some way, and you seek out partners who are wrong in some complementary way.Randeep Hooda When you look at Japanese traditional architecture, you have to look at Japanese culture and its relationship with nature.