Love is just a system for getting someone to call you darling after sex.
— Julian Barnes

And the Devil did grin, for his darling sin is pride that apes humility.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge darling quote

I don't know much about being a millionaire, but I'll bet I'd be darling at it.
— Dorothy Parker

I call everyone 'Darling' because I can't remember their names.
— Zsa Zsa Gabor

Darling: the popular form of address used in speaking to a member of the opposite sex whose name you cannot at the moment remember.
— Oliver Herford