"Friendship often ends in love but love in friendship - never."
"Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage."Charles Caleb Colton on Lao Tzu
"Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead."Charles Caleb Colton on Oscar Wilde
"Friends can help each other. A true friend is someone who lets you have total freedom to be yourself - and especially to feel. Or, not feel. Whatever you happen to be feeling at the moment is fine with them. That's what real love amounts to - letting a person be what he really is."Charles Caleb Colton on Jim Morrison
"Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye."Charles Caleb Colton on H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
"Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable."Charles Caleb Colton on Bruce Lee
"The excess of our youth are checks written against our age and they are payable with interest thirty years later."
"To dare to live alone is the rarest courage since there are many who had rather meet their bitterest enemy in the field, than their own hearts in their closet."
"He who studies books alone will know how things ought to be, and he who studies men will know how they are."
"Power will intoxicate the best hearts, as wine the strongest heads. No man is wise enough, nor good enough to be trusted with unlimited power."
"Next to acquiring good friends, the best acquisition is that of good books."