I’m catching up on email, so I’ll inflict this stuff on you in one big attack.
I think the relationships that survive in this world are the ones where two people finish each other’s sentences. Forget drama and torrid sex and the clash of opposites. Give me banter any day of the week.
–Douglas Coupland, Canadian writer, Hey Nostradamus!
To confront a person with his own shadow is to show him his own light.
–Carl G. Jung, psychiatrist (1875–1961)
Tears are not arguments.
–Machado de Assis, writer (1839–1908)
And from The Word Spy:
Toxic bachelor—An unmarried man who is selfish, insensitive, and afraid of commitment.
I’ve dated that guy!
Every house a temple, every heart an altar, every human being a priest.
–Moritz Lazarus, Ethics of Judaism