„But only love can break your heart
Try to be sure right from the start
Yes only love can break your heart
What if your world should fall apart?“
— Neil Young Canadian singer-songwriter 1945
Only Love Can Break Your Heart
„Dear, lovely game of cricket that can stir us so profoundly, that can lift up our hearts and break them.“
— Neville Cardus English writer 1888 - 1975
Good Days (1934)
„She's a woman in love
And he's gonna break her heart to pieces.
She don't want to see.
She's a woman in love, but it's not me.“
— Tom Petty American musician 1950
A Woman in Love (It's Not Me), written with Mike Campbell
„You always break the kindest heart
With a hasty word you can't recall,
So if I broke your heart last night
It's because I love you most of all.“
— Doris Fisher American musician 1915 - 2003
Song You Always Hurt the One You Love
— Bono Irish rock musician, singer of U2 1960
„Love is like a teacup that every day falls to the ground and breaks to pieces. In the morning the pieces are gathered and with a little moisture and a little warmth, the pieces are glued together, and again there is a little teacup. He who is in love spends life fearing that the terrible day will come when the teacup is so broken that it can no longer mended.“
— Subcomandante Marcos Mexican activist 1957
"Speaking of Love, No Love, and Other Nuisances" (23 December 1995) in Our Word Is Our Weapon
— Leo Tolstoy Russian writer 1828 - 1910
„Ladies' hearts are like china on a mantelpiece. There are so many of them, and it is so easy to break them without noticing.“
— Cassandra Clare, Vampires, Scones, and Edmund Herondale
„True love, true love.
It must be true love.
Nothing else can break my heart like
True love, true love.
It must be true love.
No one else can break my heart like you.“
— Pink (singer) American singer-songwriter 1979
True Love, featuring Lily Allen, written by Pink, Greg Kurstin and Lily Allen
„There are many kinds of love, as many kinds of light,
And every kind of love makes a glory in the night.
There is love that stirs the heart, and love that gives it rest,
But the love that leads life upward is the noblest and the best.“
— Henry Van Dyke American diplomat 1852 - 1933
Love and Light.