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Quotes of the Day for 14 February 2001 – Love

To pick from several hundred quotes on various aspects of love is intimidating, wary as I am of both possible extremes - the saccharine "Hallmark" expressions and those witty gems that excite my cynical side. Here, then, is my attempt at the middle path on the subject of expressions of romantic Love on this Saint Valentine's Day.

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The quotes:

Looking back, I have this to regret, that too often when I loved, I did not say so.
     - David Grayson

Two things a man cannot hide: that he is drunk, and that he is in love.
     - Antiphanes

Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.
     - Bertrand Russell

A man is already halfway in love with any woman who listens to him.
     - Brendan Francis

If we discovered that we had only five minutes left to say all that we wanted to say, every telephone booth would be occupied by people calling other people to stammer that they loved them.
     - Christopher Morley


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