Saturday, August 29, 2009

Celebration of love


A few quotes in honor of my parents' 40th wedding anniversary...

"Newlyweds become oldyweds, and oldyweds are the reasons that families work." ~Author Unknown

"Chains do not hold a marriage together. It is threads, hundreds of tiny threads which sew people together through the years." ~Simone Signoret

"Love makes your soul crawl out from its hiding place." ~Zora Neale Hurston

"A long marriage is two people trying to dance a duet and two solos at the same time." ~Anne Taylor Fleming

"A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person." ~Mignon McLaughlin

"Are we not like two volumes of one book?" ~Marceline Desbordes-Valmore

"The sum which two married people owe to one another defies calculation. It is an infinite debt, which can only be discharged through eternity." ~Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Anyone can catch your eye, but it takes someone special to catch your heart." ~Author Unknown

"A happy marriage is a long conversation which always seems too short." ~Andre Mauroi

"True love stories never have endings." ~Richard Bach