You cannot make someone love you. You can only make yourself someone who can be loved.
To really know someone is to have loved and hated him in turn
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.
I was born when you kissed me. I died when you left me. I lived a few weeks while you loved me.
(December 25, 1899 - January 14, 1957)
'Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.
Alfred, Lord Tennyson
(August 06, 1809 - October 06, 1892)
Wise kings generally have wise counselors; and he must be a wise man himself who is capable of distinguishing one
Our kids are pretty good, pretty realistic. That said, you have to first define what 'realistic' is.
I have often wondered how it is that every man loves himself more than all the rest of men, but yet sets less value on his own opinions of himself than on the opinions of others