Maybe thatís what we look for in the people we love, the spark of unhappiness we think we know how to extinguish
Unhappy people do not like it when a fellow unhappy person becomes happy
It is because the human spirit knows, deep down, that all lives intersect. That death doesnít just take someone, it misses someone else, and in the small distance between being taken and being missed, lives are changed
The human face has limited space.† If you fill it with laughter there will be no room for crying.
she just needed someone. It didnít matter who it was. Just someone to remind her of what it was like to live in a moment, and feel something before she walked away
and there were always those nights where she preferred the rain over people. Because the rain would remind her of how she should feel and people would remind her of the things she always wanted to forget.
some people are meant to stay while others are meant to leave. And thereís really no difference between the two, except the way you change after you realize you have nothing else left to give
But I donít see the use of meeting trouble halfway, do you, Marilla?† I think it would be better just to enjoy Mr. Allan while we have him.
Oh, but thereís such a difference between saying a thing yourself and hearing other people say it.
Donít ever kid yourself about loving some one.† It is just that most people are not lucky enough ever to have it.† You never had it before and now you have it.† What you have with Maria, whether it lasts just through today and a part of tomorrow, or whether it lasts for a long life is the most important thing that can happen to a human being.† There will always be people who say it does not exist because they cannot have it.† But I tell you it is true and that you have it and that you are lucky even if you die tomorrow