The heart will break, but broken live on.
Philosophy is a blind man in a dark room, searching for a black hat that isn't there.
For truth is always strange; stranger than fiction.
Those who will not reason, are bigots, those who cannot, are fools, and those who dare not, are slaves.
Always laugh when you can. It is cheap medicine.
To have joy one must share it. Happiness was born a twin.
There is no instinct like that of the heart.
Frienship is eros... without wings.
Who loves, raves.
Friendship may, and often does, grow into love, but love never subsides into friendship.
Man's love is of man's life a part; it is a woman's whole existence. In her first passion, a woman loves her lover, in all the others all she loves is love.
Love will find a way through paths where wolves fear to prey.
To withdraw myself from myself has ever been my sole, my entire, my sincere motive in scribbling at all.
The beginning of atonement is the sense of its necessity.
Out of chaos God made a world, and out of high passions comes a people.
Life's enchanted cup sparkles near the brim.
It is very certain that the desire of life prolongs it.
She walks in beauty, like the night Of cloudless climes and starry skies; And all that's best of dark and bright Meet in her aspect and her eyes: Thus mellow'd to that tender light Which heaven to gaudy day denies.
I think the worst woman that ever existed would have made a man of very passable reputation - they are all better than us and their faults such as they are must originate with ourselves.
Truth is a gem that is found at a great depth; whilst on the surface of this world, all things are weighed by the false scale of custom.
If I don't write to empty my mind, I go mad.
A mistress never is nor can be a friend. While you agree, you are lovers; and when it is over, anything but friends.
I have great hopes that we shall love each other all our lives as much as if we had never married at all.
We are all selfish and I no more trust myself than others with a good motive.
The 'good old times' - all times when old are good.