"If a June night could talk, it would probably boast it invented romance."
"Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say good night till it be morrow."Bernard Williams on William Shakespeare
"Deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance."Bernard Williams on Oscar Wilde
"The word 'romance,' according to the dictionary, means excitement, adventure, and something extremely real. Romance should last a lifetime."Bernard Williams on Billy Graham
"A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure."Bernard Williams on Charlie Chaplin
"Romantic love is mental illness. But it's a pleasurable one. It's a drug. It distorts reality, and that's the point of it. It would be impossible to fall in love with someone that you really saw."Bernard Williams on Fran Lebowitz
"There was never a night or a problem that could defeat sunrise or hope."
"What a strange world this would be if we all had the same sense of humor."
"Man never made any material as resilient as the human spirit."
"There is no psychiatrist in the world like a puppy licking your face."
"Books had instant replay long before televised sports."