When I told you that I'd pray for you, what did you think I was talking about?
Part of me aches at the thought of her being so close yet so untouchable, but her story and mine are different now. It wasn't easy for me to accept this simple truth, because there was a time when our stories were the same, but that was six years and two lifetimes ago.
Someday you'll find someone special again. People who've been in love once usually do. It's in their nature.
That's the thing about being the product of happily marries parents, You grow up thinking the fairy tale is real, and more than that, you think you're entitled to live it. So far, though, it wasn't working out as planned.
In profile, he could see both the young woman she was becoming and the little girl he remembered.
Most people don't know how to appreciate the silence. They can't help talking.
Like her father, he wasn't comfortable sharing his thoughts and feelings. She tried to explain that she needed to be closer to him, but it had never seemed to make a difference.
Frugality, I've learned, has its own cost, one that sometimes lasts forever.
First you will smile, and then you will cry -- don't say you haven't been warned.
Everything around me makes me miss you.
When I look in the mirror, I know I'm looking at someone who isn't sure she deserves to be loved at all.
Without you in my arms, I feel an emptiness in my soul. I find myself searching the crowds for your face - I know it's an impossibility, but I cannot help myself.
You always have a choice. It's just that some people make the wrong one.
That speaking the words, even if true, had little power to change the inevitable or even make him feel much better.
And when I came in with tears in my eyes, you always knew whether I needed you to hold me or just let me be. I don't know how you knew, but you did, and you made it easier for me.
So it's not gonna be easy. It's going to be really hard; we're gonna have to work at this everyday, but I want to do that because I want you. I want all of you, forever, everyday. You and me... everyday.
You were honest and hardworking and kind. You were polite and patient and more mature than any guy IÆd dated before. And when we were together, you listened in a way that made me feel like I was the only woman in the world. You made me feel complete and spending time with you just seemed right.
It was a lesson that I would learn in time though it wasn't Hegbert who taught me.
It doesn't sound so far-fetched, right? When two people love each other? While a part of me still wants to believe it's possible, I know it's not going to happen
I wish we didn't live so far apart... You're kind of addicting.
He often felt that too many people lived their lives acting and pretending,wearing masks and losing themselves in the process.
I call it God Light, because it reminds me of heaven. Every time the light shines through the window we built or any window at all, you'll know I'm right there with you, okay? That's going to be me. I'll be the light in the window.
And believe it or not, she has a phone and everything. She stopped using smoking signals last year.
I lost you once, I think I can do it again.
You and I were different. We came from different worlds, and yet you were the one how taught me the value of love. You showed me what it was like to care for another, and I am a better man because of it. I don't want you to ever forget that.
It's okay to be sad. Everyone gets sad now and then. Even me.
Without suffering, there'd be no compassion.
Passion is passion. It's the excitement between the tedious spaces, and it doesn't matter where it's directed...It can be coins or sports or politics or horses or music or faith...the saddest people I've ever met in life are the ones who don't care deeply about anything at all.
Thank you for coming into my life and giving me joy, thank you for loving me and receiving my love in return. Thank you for the memories I will cherish forever. But most of all, thank you for showing me that there will come a time when I can eventually let you go.
The past was gone and the future had yet to unfold, and he knew he should focus his life on the present…yet his day-to-day existence suddenly struck him as endless and unbearable.
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