How Do I Love Thee? Let Me Count The Ways…

I’m a big fan of quotations. I collect quotations from books to movies to lyrics and everything else that catch my attention. Here’s some that I’d like to share…

  • No river can return to its source, yet all rivers must have a beginning – Native American Proverb
  • Born to blossom, bloom to perish – Gwen Stefani
  • Uno Mas? – Jackie Chan in Shanghai Noon (Thanks to Cat)
  • You will know the worth of water when the well has run dry – Ben Franklin
  • Of those who say nothing, few are silent – Anon
  • The magic of first love is our ignorance that it can never end – Benjamin Disraeli
  • Le coeur a ses raisons que la raison ne connait point (The heart has its reasons, of which reason knows nothing) – Blaise Pascal
  • With great power comes great responsibility – Spiderman
  • Earth has no sorrow that Heaven cannot heal – Thomas Moore
  • Attraction is always mistaken for love – Runaway Bride
  • Fingers were made before forks, and hands before knives – Jonathan Swift
  • My father taught me to work; he did not teach me to love it – Abe Lincoln
  • Work is the refuge of people who have nothing better to do – Oscar Wilde
  • There are two cardinal sins from which other springs: impatience and laziness – Franz Kafka
  • An actor’s a guy who if you ain’t talking about him, ain’t listening – Marlon Brando
  • Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt – Abe Lincoln
  • It is as hard and severe a thing to be a true politician as to be truly moral – Francis Bacon
  • Faith is like love: it cannot be forced – Arthur Schopenhauer

And my favourite quote:

Superman: Listen, what do you hear?

Lois Lane: Nothing.

Superman: I hear everything. You wrote that the world doesn’t need a savior, but everyday I hear people crying for one.

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