My love affair with nature is so deep that I am not satisfied with being a mere onlooker, or nature tourist. I crave a more real and meaningful relationship. The spicy teas and tasty delicacies I prepare from wild ingredients are the bread and wine in which I have communion and fellowship with nature, and with the Author of that nature.— Euell Gibbons
Mind-blowing Love Affair quotations
Your mind will always believe everything you tell it. Feed it hope. Feed it truth. Feed it with love.
Great love affairs start with Champagne and end with tisane.
We really need to get over this love affair with the fetus and start worrying about children.
The secret to living well and longer is: eat half, walk double, laugh triple and love without measure.
The only love affair I have ever had was with music.
A passion to obey Christ is born out of our relationship with him.
The more we love him, the more we want him to be a part of our affairs.
And if travel is like love, it is, in the end, mostly because it's a heightened state of awareness, in which we are mindful, receptive, undimmed by familiarity and ready to be transformed. That is why the best trips, like the best love affairs, never really end.
Everyone comes with baggage. Find someone who loves you enough to help you unpack.
A man of active and resilient mind outwears his friendships just as certainly as he outwears his love affairs, his politics and his epistemology.
I've had some wonderful love affairs and some that didn't work out.
I don't want to dwell on that and I don't want to put people down, but I think all the fabulous places I've been, the wonderful things that have happened for me, the great people I've met - that ought to make a story.
For the last 30 years, I've been leading a life of crime and international intrigue that's involved 40 stamps in my passport, love affairs, and broken hearts to go with each one of them. You would have to live three lifetimes to catch up with just the allegations that follow me!
I hope to arrive to my death, late, in love and a little drunk.
It is unfortunately very true that, without leisure and money, love can be no more than an orgy of the common man. Instead of being a sudden impulse full of ardor and reverie, it becomes a distastefully utilitarian affair.
Let your religion be less of a theory and more of a love affair.
Marriage is not a simple love affair, it's an ordeal, and the ordeal is the sacrifice of ego to a relationship in which two have become one.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
When it comes to your personal life, such as love and romance, girls should take a tip from the men and keep their affairs to themselves. Any man worth his salt regards his private life as his own. To kiss a girl and run and tell would mark him as a cad. Why doesn't that apply to girls also?
Photography is a love affair with life.
It's funny how you can forget everything except people loving you.
Maybe that's why humans find it so hard getting over love affairs. It's not the pain they're getting over, it's the love.
Take a lover who looks at you like maybe you are magic.
The best love affairs are those we never had.
Everything can be killed except nostalgia for the kingdom, we carry it in the color of our eyes, in every love affair, in everything that deeply torments and unties and tricks.
Do we eagerly long for the coming of Christ? Or do we want him to wait while our love affair with the world runs its course? That is the question that tests the authenticity of faith.
Sometimes the strongest people are the ones who love beyond all faults, cry behind closed doors and fight battles that nobody knows about.
I don't believe skill was, or ever will be, the result of coaches.
It is a result of a love affair between the child and the ball.
Two passions have powerful influence on the affairs of men: the love of power and the love of money.
Relationship. R-E-L-A-T-I-O-N-S-H-I-P means this: Really exciting love affair turns into overwhelming nightmare. Sobriety hangs in peril.
Let the beauty of what you love be what you do.
If we listened to our intellect, we’d never have a love affair.
.. or go into business. You’ve got to jump off cliffs and build your wings on the way down.
The fact is we can only love what we know personally.
And we cannot know much. In public affairs, in the rebuilding of civilization, something less dramatic and emotional is needed, namely tolerance.
Marriage is not a love affair. A love affair has to do with immediate personal satisfaction. Marriage is an ordeal; it means yielding, time and again. That's why it's a sacrament; You give up your personal simplicity to participate in a relationship. And when you're giving, you're not giving to the other person; you're giving to the relationship.
A King only bows down to his Queen.
When people get married because they think it's a long-time love affair, they'll be divorced very soon, because all love affairs end in disappointment. But marriage is a recognition of a spiritual identity.
Love affairs are the real only education in life.
It may help us, in those times of trouble, to remember that love is not only about relationship, it is also an affair of the soul.
To love a person is to see all of their magic, and to remind them of it when they have forgotten.
The confessing church of American Ragamuffins needs to join Magdalene and Peter in witnessing that Christianity is not primarily a moral code but a grace-laden mystery; it is not essentially a philosophy of love but a love affair; it is not keeping rules with clenched fists but receiving a gift with open hands.
I don't particularly believe all love is doomed.
But I guess, one is usually kinda suffering from some aborted love affair or association, rather than being at the peak of one. I think it's fairly obvious that a lot more suffering goes on in the name of love than the little happiness you can squeeze out of it.
Look, three love affairs in history, are Abelard and Eloise, Romeo and Juliet and the American media and this President at the moment. But this doesn't matter over time. Reality will impinge. If his programs work, he's fine. If it doesn't work, all of the adulation of journalists in the world won't matter.
Two things you will never have to chase: true friends and true love.
I try to work every day because you have no refuge but writing.
When you're going through a period of unhappiness, a broken love affair, the death of someone you love, or some other disorder in your life, then you have no refuge but writing.
At my age an affair of the heart is a bypass!
A short story is a love affair, a novel is a marriage.
A short story is a photograph; a novel is a film.
If I had as many love affairs as I've been given credit for, I'd be in a jar at the Harvard Medical School.
Romantic love is an illusion. Most of us discover this truth at the end of a love affair or else when the sweet emotions of love lead us into marriage and then turn down their flames.