Quotes on dating older people
The minute you close your hand and squeeze tightly to hold on, the sand trickles through your fingers. Lewis“The beginning of love is to let those we love be perfectly themselves, and not to twist them to fit our own image.You may hold onto some of it, but most will be spilled. Held loosely, with respect and freedom for the other person, it is likely to remain intact. Otherwise we love only the reflection of ourselves we find in them.” — Thomas Merton“When a woman is talking to you, listen to what she says with her eyes.” — Victor Hugo“Some think love can be measured by the amount of butterflies in their tummy.Your experience of all those people is only in your mind.Your feelings about your lovers come from your thoughts.But hold too tightly, too possessively, and the relationship slips away and is lost.” — Kaleel Jamison “A woman knows the face of the man she loves as a sailor knows the open sea.” — Honore de Balzac“Someone to tell it to is one of the fundamental needs of human beings.” — Miles Franklin“Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another, ‘What! Others think love can be measured in bunches of flowers, or by using the words ‘for ever.' But love can only truly be measured by actions.It can be a small thing, such as peeling an orange for a person you love because you know they don't like doing it.” — Marian Keyes“We can improve our relationships with others by leaps and bounds if we become encouragers instead of critics.” — Joyce Meyer“Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we cannot live within.” — James Baldwin“Don't smother each other.
Newton Men“Shared joy is a double joy; shared sorrow is half a sorrow.” — Swedish Proverb“You don't develop courage by being happy in your relationships everyday.
Nobody else can provide it for us, and to believe otherwise is to delude ourselves dangerously and to program for eventual failure every relationship we enter.” — Tom Robbins“If men would consider not so much wherein they differ, as wherein they agree, there would be far less of uncharitableness and angry feeling in the world.” — Joseph Addison “Life is partly what we make it, and partly what it is made by the friends we choose.” — Tennessee Williams“Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.” — Carl Jung“When dealing with people, remember you are not dealing with creatures of logic, but creatures of emotion.” — Dale Carnegie“Three things in human life are important: the first is to be kind; the second is to be kind; and the third is to be kind.” — Henry James“When you hold resentment toward another, you are bound to that person or condition by an emotional link that is stronger than steel. I have learned a great deal from listening carefully. We flatter those we scarcely know, We please the fleeting guest, And deal full many a thoughtless blow To those who love us best.” – Ella Wheeler Wilcox“A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words.” – Donna Roberts“Loving people live in a loving world. Same world.” — Wayne Dyer“It was only a sunny smile, and little it cost in the giving, but like morning light it scattered the night and made the day worth living.” – F.
Forgiveness is the only way to dissolve that link and get free.” — Catherine Ponder“Intimacy is the capacity to be rather weird with someone – and finding that that's ok with them.” — Alain de Botton“An eye for eye only ends up making the whole world blind.” — Mahatma Gandhi.“Flatter me, and I may not believe you. Most people never listen.” – Ernest Hemingway“Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.” – Eleanor Roosevelt“Never idealize others. Scott Fitzgerald“Forgiveness does not change the past, but it does enlarge the future.” – Paul Boose“If you live to be 100, I hope I live to be 100 minus 1 day, so I never have to live without you.” – Winnie the Pooh“Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.” – Marcel Proust What is your favorite quote on relationships?
Small people always do that, but the really great make you believe that you too can become great.” — Mark Twain “The greatest compliment that was ever paid me was when someone asked me what I thought, and attended to my answer.” — Henry David Thoreau“You can kiss your family and friends good-bye and put miles between you, but at the same time you carry them with you in your heart, your mind, your stomach, because you do not just live in a world but a world lives in you.” — Frederick Buechner“Once the realization is accepted that even between the closest human beings infinite distances continue, a wonderful living side by side can grow, if they succeed in loving the distance between them which makes it possible for each to see the other whole against the sky.” — Rainer Maria Rilke“The way to love anything is to realize that it may be lost.” — Gilbert K.
Chesterton“True friendship comes when the silence between two people is comfortable.” — David Tyson Gentry“When we're incomplete, we're always searching for somebody to complete us.