Infatuation Quotes by Stephanie Coontz, Kristin Cashore, Sherrilyn Kenyon, Rachel Bloom, Tamera Mowry, William Shakespeare and many others.
For a century, women have binged on romance novels that encouraged them to associate intimidation with infatuation; it’s no wonder that this emotional hangover still lingers.
If she was suggesting she was too wise with the weight of her experience to fall prey to infatuation – well, the disproof was sitting before her in the form of a gray-eyed prince with a thoughtful set to his mouth that she found quite distracting.
I think infatuation is like a garden. If tended and cared for, it grows into love. If neglected or abused it dies. The only way to have eternal love is to never let your heart forget what it’s like to live without it. -Vane
For lack of a better word, I’ve let love and infatuation emasculate me.
A lot of the time when people get married in the infatuation, it will go down. That is inevitable. The infatuation stage will not last forever.
Love is familiar. Love is a devil. There is no evil angel but Love.” –
The most striking fault in work by young or beginning novelists, submitted for criticism, is irrelevance–due either to infatuation or indecision. To direct such an author’s attention to the imperative of relevance is certainly the most useful–and possibly the only–help that can be given.
Yes, I was infatuated with you: I am still. No one has ever heightened such a keen capacity of physical sensation in me. I cut you out because I couldn’t stand being a passing fancy. Before I give my body, I must give my thoughts, my mind, my dreams. And you weren’t having any of those.
I am not in love with you,” she said. “It is an infatuation. I have heard of such derangements happening to elderly spinsters.
Infatuation is measured in pleasure. Love is measured in pain. Behold the value of pain!
I would love to be a voice in this maelstrom of chaos and obsessive celebrity infatuation that says, ‘Let’s talk about something that matters’.
Infatuation’s just another word for not seeing clearly. When you start to love a person- that’s when they become real
He who is infatuated with ‘Man’ leaves persons out of account so far as that infatuation extends, and floats in an ideal, sacred interest. Man, you see, is not a person, but an ideal, a spook.
Faces come and faces go in circular rotation.But something yearns within to grow beyond infatuation.
You can’t truly love someone if you also love yourself, just as you can’t love someone if you are not honest with them and they with you – otherwise it’s just infatuation and desire.
I grew up looking at the Grammys. It was a childhood infatuation with these people walking around with gold statues. I felt like they were the best, and that’s why I started working so hard.
It is easy to shield the outer body from poisoned arrows, but it is impossible to shield the mind from the poisoned darts that originate within itself. Greed, anger, foolishness and the infatuations of egoism – these four poisoned darts originate within the mind and infect it with deadly poison.
Next to being married, a girl likes to be crossed in love a little now and then.
Before I give my body, I must give my thoughts, my mind, my dreams.
Infatuation.First Love.Lust.My passion can be explained away.But this is sure: Whatever she touches, she reveals
I cut you out because I couldn’t stand being a passing fancy.
They do not love that do not show their love.
After a semester or so, my infatuation with computers burnt out as quickly as it had begun.
Compassionate love may be strong. It sobs, it burns, then it wipes away its tears вЂ“ and it does nothing.
You never knew this, but I was in love. Okay, infatuated, but it felt like love at the time.
They do not love that do not show their love. The course of true love never did run smooth. Love is a familiar. Love is a devil. There is no evil angel but Love.
Love is something that is very personal to each individual based on where they are in their lives. It fluctuates and changes over time. I think there is a massive differentiation between infatuation and love, but people tend to confuse the two.
The majority of romantic comedy movies have nothing to do with love, but everything to do with infatuation.
Don’t divide the world into ‘them’ and ‘us.’ Avoid infatuation with or resentment of the press, the Congress, rivals, or opponents. Accept them as facts. They have their jobs and you have yours.
I stalk about her door, like a strange soul upon the Stygian banks staying for waftage.
All my friends from my past would know me as Scott Diggs.
He who can see truly in the midst of general infatuation is like a man whose watch keeps good time, when all clocks in the town in which he lives are wrong. He alone knows the right time; what use is that to him?
Moral self-infatuation has its own corruptions, after all. With time, almost every other principle of the magazine acquired an ironic echo, a sort of cackling aftermath.
I don’t know if love exists, not the kind that keeps. I think love’s an infatuation that turns into a habit, because you can’t keep that passion going. You get used to people, and that’s death for me – I like to be surprised.
We choose those we like; with those we love, we have no say in the matter.
I loved all the wrestling going on in the ring – I wouldn’t be into it as much if I didn’t care about that – but I always had an infatuation with the performers and the entertainers.
Infatuation was a good thing. It gave spice to life, and added to its enjoyment… But it was different from love. Love was worth everything, and couldn’t be exchanged for anything.
All my friends from my past would know me as Scott Diggs. Taye Diggs comes from Scott-taye. When I went to college I liked it because it was so different and I have an infatuation with nicknames.
All sorts of yayness floods my brain. Love is such a drug.
Violence isn’t always evil. What’s evil is the infatuation with violence.
When you have seen as much of life as I have, you will not underestimate the power of obsessive love.
Love sees clearly, and seeing, loves on. But infatuation is blind; when it gains sight, it dies.
Purely sensual love is never true and lasting, for which reason first love is, as a rule, but a passing infatuation, a fleeting passion.
Love- the infatuation kind- ‘he’s so handsome, she’s so beautiful’- that can shrivel. As soon as something goes wrong, that kind of love can fly out the window.
Red is such an interesting color to correlate with emotion, because it’s on both ends of the spectrum. On one end you have happiness, falling in love, infatuation with someone, passion, all that. On the other end, you’ve got obsession, jealousy, danger, fear, anger and frustration.
Addiction is the hallmark of every infatuation-based love story.
I think people know about my love for cars – my infatuation for cars.
The highest degree of love is Tatayyum (total enthrallment). The lowest degree is ‘alaqah (attachment), when the heart is attached to the beloved: then comes sabahah (infatuation), when the heart is poured out: then gharam (passion), when love never leaves the heart: the nashaq (ardent love), and finally tatayyum.
Infatuation is the language of a beautiful eye upon a sensitive heart.
Of course love is a force in life. People will go on falling in love forever. And more important, sexual infatuation will enrapture everyone. Otherwise, no babies!
I was grateful for cereal — the only food that my tummy, riddled by pangs of infatuation, could handle.
You have now reached infatuationвЂ™s final destinationвЂ”the complete and merciless devaluation of self.
He stares at me so darkly, so hungily that I can only nod. Agree. Of course, I feel it. “I do”, I admit.
I don’t think love should make you feel uneasy. When you feel sick, I don’t think that’s love – that’s infatuation.
I was super brainy and a proper geek at school, but there would always be a boy. But that sort of obsession did turn me into a songwriter. My writing has always come from that feeling of infatuation.
Sometimes when you look back on a situation, you realize it wasn’t all you thought it was. A beautiful girl walked into your life. You fell in love. Or did you? Perhaps, it was only a childish infatuation, or maybe just a brief moment of vanity.
Perhaps you see, therefore, why I think taste must come before nutrition? Our infatuation for the quasi-scientific has left us easy marks for con men and tin fiddle manufacturers.
My father never liked me or my sister, and he never liked our mother either, after an initial infatuation, and in fact, he never liked anyone at all after an hour or two, no, no one except a stooge.
I do think it’s good to remember that childish things are made for children, and that, however pleasantly lurid the promise of a return to the clarity of childhood may be, an infatuation with the childish reveals only that one has failed to grow past it.
I know the difference now between dedication and infatuation. That doesn’t mean I don’t still get an enormous kick out of infatuation;: the exciting ephemera, the punch in the stomach, the
adrenaline to the heart.
adrenaline to the heart.
There’s a big difference between falling in love and being in love. There’s a big difference between infatuation and falling in love.
Young men of this class never do anything for themselves that they can get other people to do for them, and it is the infatuation, the devotion, the superstition of others that keeps them going. These others in ninety-nine cases out of a hundred are women.
On Creating вЂ” What we crave, what we want to see in others eyes, is that servile expression, an unconcealed infatuation with our gestures.
Real, sane, mature loveвЂ”the kind that pays the mortgage year after year and picks up the kids after schoolвЂ”is not based on infatuation but on affection and respect.
His crush went from exciting to depressing, as if he’d gone from the first blush of infatuation to the terminal nostalgia of a former lover without even the temporary relief of an actual relationship in between.
The course of true love never did run smooth.
I think it is all a matter of love: the more you love a memory, the stronger and stranger it is.
Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say good night till it be morrow.
There aren’t many irritations to match the condescension which a woman metes out to a man who she believes has loved her vainly for the past umpteen years.
What she had realised was that love was that moment when your heart was about to burst.