Love is moral even without legal marriage, but marriage is immoral without love.
Love is supreme and unconditional; like is nice but limited.
How could one person, who'd proven to be so inherently bad for me, so wrong, still be so utterly necessary for my happiness?
It wasn't fair.
—R.K. Lilley in Lovely Trigger
Love is always being given where it is not required.
—E. M. Forster
Do not seek the because - in love there is no because, no reason, no explanation, no solutions.
Love ceases to be a pleasure when it ceases to be a secret.
If equal affection cannot be, let the more loving be me.
—W. H. Auden
This was the kind of hurt that could only be inflicted by someone you loved, who you thought loved you. It was sort of like being stabbed from the inside out.
—Kami Garcia in Beautiful Darkness
Familiar acts are beautiful through love.
—Percy Bysshe Shelley
Women are made to be loved, not understood.
Be brave, young lovers, and follow your star.
—Oscar Hammerstein II
Ultimately, we wish the joy of perfect union with the person we love.
I'll probably always love him. Doesn't mean I can ever trust him again. That doesn't make a relationship.
—Abbi Glines in Until The End
Everyone should get to experience a love like that. That kind of love that makes us better people.
—R.K. Lilley in Grounded
Feelings, who needs them? Sometimes they're like a gift, when you feel love or happiness. Sometimes they're a curse.
—John Marsden in The Dead of Night