Nicholas Sparks quotes
The scariest thing about distance is that you don't know whether they'll miss you or forget you.
Just when you think it can't get any worse, it can. And just when you think it can't get any better, it can.
You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.
What it's like to be a parent: It's one of the hardest things you'll ever do but in exchange it teaches you the meaning of unconditional love.
Too many people seem to believe that silence was a void that needed to be filled, even if nothing important was said.
You are my best friend as well as my lover, and I do not know which side of you I enjoy the most. I treasure each side, just as I have treasured our life together.
I fell in love with her when we were together, then fell deeper in love with her in the years we were apart.
The best love is the kind that awakens the soul and makes us reach for more, that plants a fire in our hearts and brings peace to our minds. And that's what you've given me. That's what I'd hoped to give you forever
Nicholas Sparks Love quotes ⇑
They didn't agree on much. In fact, they didn't agree on anything. They fought all the time and challenged each other every day. But despite their differences, they had one important thing in common. They were crazy about each other.
Without you in my arms, I feel an emptiness in my soul. I find myself searching the crowds for your face - I know it's an impossibility, but I cannot help myself.
But love, I've come to understand, is more than three words mumbled before bedtime. Love is sustained by action, a pattern of devotion in the things we do for each other every day.
You are the answer to every prayer I've offered. You are a song, a dream, a whisper, and I don't know how I could have lived without you for as long as I have.
If you like her, if she makes you happy, and if you feel like you know her---then don't let her go.
And when her lips met mine, I knew that I could live to be a hundred and visit every country in the world, but nothing would ever compare to that single moment when I first kissed the girl of my dreams and knew that my love would last forever.
Romance is thinking about your significant other, when you are supposed to be thinking about something else.
So it's not gonna be easy. It's going to be really hard; we're gonna have to work at this everyday, but I want to do that because I want you. I want all of you, forever, everyday. You and me... everyday.
Love doesn't mean anything if you're not willing to make a commitment, and you have to think not only about what you want, but about what he wants. Not just now, but in the future.
You have to promise you won't fall in love with me.
No matter where it is in the sky... No matter where you are in the world... the moon is never bigger than your thumb.
If conversation was the lyrics, laughter was the music, making time spent together a melody that could be replayed over and over without getting stale.
Nicholas Sparks Life quotes ⇑
When I look in the mirror, I know I'm looking at someone who isn't sure she deserves to be loved at all.
You're going to come across people in your life who will say all the right words at all the right times. But in the end, it's always their actions you should judge them by. It's actions, not words, that matter
Life, he realized, was much like a song. In the beginning there is mystery, in the end there is confirmation, but it's in the middle where all the emotion resides to make the whole thing worthwhile.
All Nicholas Sparks quotes ⇑
It happens to everyone as they grow up. You find out who you are and what you want, and then you realize that people you've known forever don't see things the way you do. So you keep the wonderful memories, but find yourself moving on.
The emotion that can break your heart is sometimes the very one that heals it...
Every couple has ups and downs, every couple argues, and that's the thing-you're a couple, and couples can't function without trust.
There are moments when I wish I could roll back the clock and take all the sadness away, but I have the feeling that if I did, the joy would be gone as well.
Too many people live their lives acting and pretending, wearing masks, and losing themselves in the process.
My daddy said, that the first time you fall in love, it changes you forever and no matter how hard you try, that feeling just never goes away.
I dont think that we're meant to understand it all the time. I think that sometimes we just have to have faith.
I mean, if the relationship can't survive the long term, why on earth would it be worth my time and energy for the short term?
The saddest people I've ever met in life are the ones who don't care deeply about anything at all. Passion and satisfaction go hand in hand, and without them, any happiness is only temporary, because there's nothing to make it last.
She wanted something else, something different, something more. Passion and romance, perhaps, or maybe quiet conversations in candlelit rooms, or perhaps something as simple as not being second.
I finally understood what true love meant...love meant that you care for another person's happiness more than your own, no matter how painful the choices you face might be.
Poetry, she thought, wasn't written to be analyzed; it was meant to inspire without reason, to touch without understanding.
sometimes the most ordinary things could be made extraordinary, simply by doing them with the right people...
Silence is pure and holy. It draws people together because only those who are comfortable with each other can sit without speaking.
Deep in her heart, she wasn't sure she deserved to be happy, nor did she believe that she was worthy of someone who seemed... normal.
Youth offers the promise of happiness, but life offers the realities of grief.
In the end, people should be judged by their actions, since in the end, it was actions that defined everyone.
Things changed, people changed, and the world went rolling along right outside the window.
I've come to believe that in everyone's life, there's one undeniable moment of change, a set of circumstances that suddenly alters everything.
Do you ever wonder why things have to turn out the way they do?
Love is fragile. And we're not always its best caretakers. We just muddle through and do the best we can. And hope this fragile thing survives against all odds.
I know the Lord has a plan for us all, but sometimes, I just don't understand what the message can be.
"What's your heart telling you to do?" "I don't know." "Maybe, you're trying too hard to hear it."
The pieces all fit together. Yet everything was falling apart.
And for the briefest instant, it almost feels like we're together again.
The problem isn't finding out where you are gonna go-its figuring out what you are gonna do once you get there
If you discovered something that made you tighten inside, you had better try to learn more about it.
Jamie: You know what I figured out today? Landon: What? Jamie: Maybe God has a bigger plan for me than I had for myself. Like this journey never ends. Like you were sent to me because I'm sick. To help me through all this. You're my angel.
I've been burdened by questions I've asked myself a thousand times since the last time we were together. Why did I do it? And would I do it again? It was I, you see, who ended it.