Saturday, November 24, 2007

Afraid to love

When a friend asked me if I’m afraid to love, without any shilly-shallying I replied "NO". And had a thought again, if I'm not really afraid then why... well I’m pretty and pretty damn smart… haha!

Yes, I have been disappointed in the past, shattered, and hurt... you know;p, but I don't think "hurt" is really not a bad thing for one main reason that I've learned a lot of hell about it, it is somehow a part of who I am now, a great force that shaped my personality. However, having said that I'm pretty sure that I’m more cautious now, not on falling in love but finding/choosing the right one, beside I’m getting old, right?

You, are you afraid on falling in love?

Anyway leaving you with some love quotes:

'Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all. -Alfred Lord Tennyson

Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart. - Washington Irving

It is better to have loved and lost than never to have lost at all - Samuel Butler

That's All!


Cza said...

me? definitely not afraid to love.. pero.. i'm still cautious.Ü

Poksie said...

uyyy... usapang love... bakit kaya??? =D

yung first and last quotes parang similar pero magkaibang author?.. =O

im not afraid to love. why would anyone be afraid of loving? its good for the heart naman daw di ba? :-)

ALiNe said...

Cza- yeah dapat ata talaga maging cautious.

Poksie- Ala lang natanong lang kasi sa akin tas napagisip ako. Madami kasing tao takot mahurt, ewan ko ba...hehe!

Ruy said...

I'm afraid to NOT fall in love.
Some people shirk away from love because they're afraid of the potential pain.
I however believe that life shouldn't be about running away from pain but about chasing after true happiness.
Now that I'm happily married I guess it is more appropriate to say that I am afraid NOT to continue loving.

ALiNe said...

Ruy - you seems to be in love, you are lucky and your wife is :) Keep it up!

Rommel Diaz of Cinematic Concepts said...

It is better to have loved and lost than live forever with a psycho. hahaha!

ALiNe said...

Rommel- haha! Natawa ako dun ah. I think this time it should be "better not to love than forever with a psycho"

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