Romantic Quotes

You begin saving the world by saving one person at a time; all else is grandiose romanticism or politics.
Charles Bukowski
We owe to the Middle Ages the two worst inventions of humanity - Gunpowder and romantic love.
Andre Maurois

Charles bukowski - you begin saving the world by saving one person...
All romantics meet the same fate someday. Cynical and drunk and boring someone in some dark cafe.
Joni Mitchell, song - The Last Time I Saw Richard
Is it better to be the lover or the loved one? Neither, if your cholesterol is over six hundred. By love, of course, I refer to romantic love - - The love between man and woman, rather than between mother and child, or a boy and his dog, or two headwaiters.
Woody Allen, Without Feathers
Dan cruickshank - in short, the building becomes a theatrical...

For every romantic possiblity, no matter how robust, there exists at least one equal and opposite sentence, phrase, or word capable of extinguishing it.
Malcom Gladwell
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.
Sir Thomas More