Since it is difficult to join them together, it is safer to be feared than to be loved when one of the two must be lacking.
I have long thought that anyone who does not regularly - or ever - gaze up and see the wonder and glory of a dark night sky filled with countless stars loses a sense of their fundamental connectedness to the universe.
I can find in my undergraduate classes, bright students who do not know that the stars rise and set at night, or even that the Sun is a star.
I met in the street a very poor young man who was in love. His hat was old, his coat worn, his cloak was out at the elbows, the water passed through his shoes, - and the stars through his soul.
With the fearful strain that is on me night and day, if I did not laugh I should die.
Love will find a way through paths where wolves fear to prey.
Women were real box office stars in the '40s, more so than men. People loved to see women's films. I think it was better then, except for the studio system.
What kind of living can be out of fear? Once the armor is dropped you can live out of love, you can live in a mature way.
You see many stars at night in the sky but find them not when the sun rises; can you say that there are no stars in the heaven of day? So, O man! because you behold not God in the days of your ignorance, say not that there is no God.
In itself, homosexuality is as limiting as heterosexuality: the ideal should be to be capable of loving a woman or a man; either, a human being, without feeling fear, restraint, or obligation.
Be absorbed night and day in the love of God, and give that love to all.
With Romeo and Juliet, you're talking about two people who meet one night, and get married the same night. I believe in love at first sight-but it hasn't happened to me yet.
Nations, like stars, are entitled to eclipse. All is well, provided the light returns and the eclipse does not become endless night. Dawn and resurrection are synonymous. The reappearance of the light is the same as the survival of the soul.
The problem with marriage is that it ends every night after making love, and it must be rebuilt every morning before breakfast.
When you love a person all fear disappears. And when you are afraid all love disappears.
If the stars should appear one night in a thousand years, how would men believe and adore, and preserve for manygenerations the remembrance of the city of God which had been shown! But every night come out these envoys of beauty, and light theuniverse with their admonishing smile.
It is better to be feared than loved, if you cannot be both.
Love is a thing that is full of cares and fears.
Stood off and on during the night, determining not to come to anchor till morning, fearing to meet with shoals; continued our course in the morning; and as the island was found to be six or seven leagues distant, and the tide was against us, it was noon when we arrived there.
I used to think as I looked out on the Hollywood night - there must be thousands of girls sitting alone like me, dreaming of becoming a movie star. But I'm not going to worry about them. I'm dreaming the hardest.
It is much more secure to be feared than to be loved.
Love is full of anxious fears.
I love the name of honor, more than I fear death.
No one loves the man whom he fears.
Men shrink less from offending one who inspires love than one who inspires fear.