You never know the nature of another couple's marriage, do you?

By Curtis Sittenfeld

Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.

By Lucille Ball

I guess the sacrifice of my dignity is the only thing that will save us now. The things I endure for love. The Fates laugh at my torment.

By Julie Kagawa

Success in politics is the art of the timely lie.

By Marty Rubin

She took comfort in the familiarity of his smell, knowing that if she lost all her possessions and her home, at least she would have her family.

By Sage Steadman

What does it feel like to be lonely? It feels like being hungry: like being hungry when everyone around you is readying for a feast.

By Olivia Laing