I love you, and because I love you, I would sooner have you hate me for telling you the truth than adore me for telling you lies.
— Pietro Aretino

Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness without action.
Benjamin Disraeli relation quote

Nothing is perfect. Life is messy. Relationships are complex. Outcomes are uncertain. People are irrational.
— Hugh Mackay

It is not our purpose to become each other; it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is.
— Hermann Hesse

The one who loves the least, controls the relationship.
— Robert Anthony