Quotes of Orhan Pamuk

“ Tell me then, does love make one a fool or do only fools fall in love? ”

- Orhan Pamuk

“ Do you want me to tell you something really subversive? Love is everything it's cracked up to be. That's why people are so cynical about it. It really is worth fighting for, being brave for, risking everything for. And the trouble is, if you don't risk anything, you risk even more. ”

- Erica Jong

“ Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. ”

- Unknown

“ And these aches in my heart create poetry! ”

- Avijeet Das

“ You must learn to let go. Release the stress. You were never in control anyway. ”

- Steve Maraboli

“ How would your life be different if…You stopped allowing other people to dilute or poison your day with their words or opinions? Let today be the day…You stand strong in the truth of your beauty and journey through your day without attachment to the validation of others ”

- Steve Maraboli

“ We always see our worst selves. Our most vulnerable selves. We need someone else to get close enough to tell us we’re wrong. Someone we trust. ”

- David Levithan

“ Society will always be too fragile to accept us for all that makes us beautiful. ”

- robert m drake

“ I love my attitude problem. ”

- Unknown

“ Life is a game and true love is a trophy. ”

- Rufus Wainwright

“ But if you love and must needs have desires, let these be your desires: To melt and be like a running brook that sings its melody to the night. To know the pain of too much tenderness. To be wounded by your own understanding of love; And to bleed willingly and joyfully. To wake at dawn with a winged heart and give thanks for another day of loving; To rest at noon hour and meditate love's ecstasy; To return home at eventide with gratitude; And then to sleep with a prayer for the beloved in your heart and a song of praise on your lips. ”

- Kahlil Gibran

“ Anxiety is love's greatest killer. It makes others feel as you might when a drowning man holds on to you. You want to save him, but you know he will strangle you with his panic. ”

- Anais Nin

“ Give yourself permission to practice selfcare and to make time for your own dreams, goals, and priorities. ”

- Ruth Soukup

“ Stay strong, stay positive, and never give up. ”

- Roy T. Bennett

“ I don't think you should wait. I think you should speak now. ”

- Taylor Swift

“ Love is always open arms. If you close your arms about love you will find that you are left holding only yourself. ”

- Leo Buscaglia

“ Just because you fall once, doesn't mean you're fall at everything. Keep trying, hold on, and always trust yourself, because if you don't then who will?? ”

- Marilyn Monroe

“ Uncertainty will always be part of the taking charge process. ”

- Harold Geneen

“ Mysteries of attraction could not always be explained through logic. Sometimes the fractures in two separate souls became the very hinges that held them together. ”

- Lisa Kleypas

“ Love is like a brick. You can build a house, or you can sink a dead body. ”

- Lady Gaga

“ Don't waste your love on somebody, who doesn't value it. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ Your heart is a powerful force. Use it consciously. ”

- Amy Leigh Mercree

“ I love women, but I feel like you can’t trust some of them. Some of them are liars, you know? Like I was in the park and I met this girl, she was cute and she had a dog. And I went up to her, we started talking. She told me her dog’s name. Then I said, ‘Does he bite?’ She said, ‘No.’ And I said, ‘Oh yeah? Then how does he eat?’ Liar. ”

- Demetri Martin

“ Faith is to believe what you do not yet see; the reward for this faith is to see what you believe. ”

- Augustine of Hippo

“ Opportunity does not knock, it presents itself when you beat down the door. ”

- Kyle Chandler