"Where there is great love, there are always wishes."
"Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage."Willa Cather on Lao Tzu
"Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead."Willa Cather 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."Willa Cather on Jim Morrison
"Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye."Willa Cather 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."Willa Cather on Bruce Lee
"Most of the basic material a writer works with is acquired before the age of fifteen."
"There are some things you learn best in calm, and some in storm."
"I shall not die of a cold. I shall die of having lived."
"Only solitary men know the full joys of frienship. Others have their family but to a solitary and an exile, his friends are everything."
"The condition every art requires is, not so much freedom from restriction, as freedom from adulteration and from the intrusion of foreign matter."