"The person you think of when you stand in front of the ocean. That’s the person you’re in love with."
"All women speak two languages:
the language of men
and the language of silent suffering.
Some women speak a third,
the language of queens."
"Show me your worst,
And I will show you
How I love you
Just the same."
"She was the kind of girlfriend God gives you young, so you’ll know loss the rest of your life"
"She was free in her wildness. She was a wanderess, a drop of free water. She belonged to no man and to no city."
"Do you think its possible
that some people
are born to give
than they will ever
"I miss him as soon as he goes. When he isn’t with me, I think I made him up."
"People don’t like love, they like that flittery flirty feeling. They don’t love love - love is sacrificial, love is ferocious, it’s not emotive. Our culture doesn’t love love, it loves the idea of love. It wants the emotion without paying anything for it."