Quotations About / On: HEART
'Befriending a rich friend with a good heart is a miracle but befriending a poor friend with a bad heart is a blessing in disguise.'
'A broken & battered heart in courtship is so very much better than a cracked heart in marriage'
My heart is my temple and with it I can see and hear Truth. My heart is my conscience and Truth is God.
'Choosing to be simple is the most terrible choice even the worthy choice which helps to win those hearts who see the beauty within your heart not in your face! '
Sensitivity, double-edged sword; the first tip in your heart, and the other tip in your heart too.
Ceremony and ritual spring from our heart of hearts: those who govern us know it well, for they would sooner deny us bread than dare alter the observance of tradition.
(F. Gonzalez-Crussi, Mexican professor of pathology, author. "On Embalming," Notes of an Anatomist (1985).)
My heart got to thumping. You can't reason with your heart; it has its own laws, and thumps about things which the intellect scorns.
(Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (1835-1910), U.S. author. Hank Morgan, in A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, ch. 20 (1889).)
I believe in being warm-hearted. I believe especially in fucking with a warm heart.
(D.H. (David Herbert) Lawrence (1885-1930), British author. Privately printed in Florence (1928). Lady Chatterley's Lover, ch. 14, Bantam Books (1980).
Oliver Mellors (the novel's hero) is speaking.)
A kind heart he hath. A woman would run through fire and water for such a kind heart.
(William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Mrs. Quickly, in The Merry Wives of Windsor, act 3, sc. 4, l. 102-4.
Speaking of Fenton, one of the suitors for the hand of Anne Page.)
He hath a heart as sound as a bell and his tongue is the clapper, for what his heart thinks, his tongue speaks.
(William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Don Pedro, in Much Ado About Nothing, act 3, sc. 2, l. 12-14.