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"Love much. Earth has enough of bitter in it." - Ella Wheeler Wilcox

"Even in misery we love to be foremost, to have the bitter in our cup acknowledged as more bitter than that of others." - Margaret Oliphant

"The problem with secret crushes: in the absence of requital the love turns bitter." - Paul Monette

"The soul descends once more in bitter love To accept the waking body" - Richard Wilbur

"Love! the surviving gift of Heaven, The choicest sweet of Paradise, In life's else bitter cup distilled." - Thomas Campbell

"Have you ever been in love? Stay well clear. It leaves you very bitter and very twisted." - Tamzin Outhwaite

"Bitter, bitter was the pain, and wilder and wilder grew her song, for she sang of the Love that is perfected by Death, of the Love that dies not in the tomb." - Oscar Wilde

"There is healing in the bitter cup." - Robert Southey

"There are bitter weeds in England." - Winston Churchill

"Republicanism and ignorance are in bitter antagonism." - Alphonse De Lamartine

"Through love all that is bitter will be sweet." - Rumi

"Love endeth like the chianti flask, its drops are bitter." - Gelett Burgess

"I love life too much to be bitter." - Nicolas Sarkozy

"Just remember, during the winter, far beneath the bitter snow, that there's a seed that with the sun's love in the spring becomes a rose." - Bette Midler

"Hide in your heart a bitter thought, Still it has power to blight; Think Love, although you speak it not It gives the world more light." - Ella Wheeler Wilcox

"Don't wake up a woman in love. Let her dream, so that she does not weep when she returns to her bitter reality" - Mark Twain

"In life you have a choice: Bitter or Better? Choose better, forget bitter." - Nick Vujicic

"What a bitter, bitter thing is the service of Satan, even in this world!" - George Muller

"Love alone makes heavy burdens light and bears in equal balance things pleasing and displeasing. Love bears a heavy burden and does not feel it, and love makes bitter things tasteful and sweet." - Thomas A Kempis

"I have been in love already, but I don't think I have ever really loved somebody. Love is a very rare and beautiful thing, but it can also be bitter if the other one doesn't love you back." - Tom Kaulitz

"I have been in love already, but I do' think I have ever really loved somebody. Love is a very rare and beautiful thing, but it can also be bitter if the other one does' love you back." - Tom Kaulitz

"Love is as bitter as the dregs of sin, As sweet as clover-honey in its cell; Love is the password whereby souls get in To Heaven-the gate that leads, sometimes, to Hell." - Ella Wheeler Wilcox

"Sweet is true love though given in vain, in vain; And sweet is death who puts an end to pain: I know not which is sweeter, no, not I. Love, art thou sweet? then bitter death must be: Love, thou art bitter; sweet is death to me. O Love, if death be sweeter, let me die. ... I fain would follow love, if that could be; I needs must follow death, who calls for me; Call and I follow, I follow! let me die." - Alfred Lord Tennyson

"Who hath bitter in his mouth, spits not all sweet." - George Herbert

"Swallow what's bitter in the cup and move on." - Howard W. Hunter

"I don't see the point in being bitter." - Shayne Ward

"The worst thing in the world is a bitter woman. That's one thing about your mother, she's never been bitter." - John Updike

"I freeze and burn, love is bitter and sweet, my sighs are tempests and my tears are floods, I am in ecstasy and agony, I am possessed by memories of her and I am in exile from myself." - Petrarch

"In youth our most bitter disappointments, our brightest hopes and ambitions, are known only to ourselves. Even our friendship and love we never fully share with another; there is something of every passion, in every situation, we conceal." - Elizabeth Cady Stanton

"But as it falleth, in the gentlest hearts Imperious love hath highest set his throne, And tyrannizeth in the bitter smarts Of them, that to him buxom are and prone." - Edmund Spenser

"That bitter word, which closed all earthly friendships and finished every feast of love farewell!" - Robert Pollok

"Women who love the same man have a kind of bitter freemasonry." - Max Beerbohm

"The bitter word which closed all, earthly friendships, and finished every feast of love, - farewell." - Robert Pollok

"If I can't have love, if I can't find peace, / Give me a bitter glory." - Anna Akhmatova

"Nothing turns to hate so bitter as what once was love." - Laurell K Hamilton

"Although will never love anyone again, don't want to become bitter. Or creative." - Marian Keyes

"For to love, loveless, is a bitter pill: But to be loved, unloving, bitterer still." - Jan Struther

"What we learned here is love tastes bitter when it's gone." - Rob Thomas

"I think you have to pay for love with bitter tears." - Edith Piaf

"For to love, loveless, is a bitter pill:But to be loved, unloving, bitterer still." - Jan Struther

"I"d always secretly believed that a love as fierce and true as mine would be rewarded in the end, and now I was being forced to accept the bitter truth." - Alma Katsu

"Because in the end nothing is worse than seeing the fall of one you loved. It was somehow worse than losing a love. It made everything seem questionable. It made the past bitter and confused." - Cassandra Clare

"I stood for almost an hour in a line of shuffling, bitter - eyed late mailers (Christmas is such a carefree, low - pressure time - that's one of the things I love about it),..." - Stephen King

"I want to know if you are willing to live, day by day, with the consequence of love and the bitter unwanted passion of your sure defeat. I have heard, in that fierce embrace, even the gods speak of God." - David Whyte

"I'd always secretly believed that a love as fierce and true as mine would be rewarded in the end, and now I was being forced to accept the bitter truth." - Alma Katsu

"Sam Phillips asked me to go write a love song, or maybe a bitter weeper. So I wrote a song called, "Cry Cry Cry," went back in and recorded that for the other side of the record." - Johnny Cash

"The war we are fighting until victory or the bitter end is in its deepest sense a war between Christ and Marx. Christ: the principle of love. Marx: the principle of hate." - Joseph Goebbels

"If you can fall in love again and again if you can forgive as well as forget, if you can keep from growing sour, surly, bitter and cynical you've got it half licked." - Henry Miller

"The war we are fighting until victory or the bitter end is in its deepest sense a war between Christ and Marx. Christ: the principle of love. Marx: the principle of hate." - Joseph Goebbels

"Bitter love, a violet with it's crown of thorns in a thicet of spiky passions, spear of sorrow, corolla of rage: how did you come to conquer my soul? What brought you?" - Pablo Neruda

"There are movie sites that love movies and there are movie sites that are just bitter people that just hate movies. I find Movieline to be in the latter. The tone is bizarrely hateful." - Todd Phillips

"Grief, unresisted, is grace. It doesn't mean it doesn't hurt anymore, it doesn't mean it doesn't rip your heart out....In great grief, there's an incredible love in it. In love there's a tinge of bitter. In true love. My teacher used to say 'all love is bittersweet'. All things experienced fully, reveal their opposite." - Adyashanti

"Those sins that seem most sweet in life, will prove most bitter in death" - Thomas Brooks

"Sin is sweet in the beginning, but bitter in the end." - The Talmud

"I've never known a time when the in-fighting in the Labour Party was so bitter." - Roy Hattersley

"God is in the sadness and the laughter, in the bitter and the sweet." - Neale Donald Walsch

"Love the world. Otherwise, you will be forced to carry the heaviest load: your own bitter self." - Sri Chinmoy

"Of course he loves me. I'm his sister." "Blood isn't love," said Magnus, and his voice was bitter." - Cassandra Clare

"World's use is cold, world's love is vain, world's cruelty is bitter bane; but is not the fruit of pain." - Elizabeth Barrett Browning

"Ah love is bitter and sweet, but which is more sweet the bitterness or the sweetness, none has spoken it." - Hilda Doolittle

"Of course he loves me. I'm his sister." "Blood is' love," said Magnus, and his voice was bitter." - Cassandra Clare

"Love is bitter and all there is, and that the rest is for the emotional beggars of the earth." - Zelda Fitzgerald

"Ah love is bitter and sweet, but which is more sweet the bitterness or the sweetness, none has spoken it." - Hilda Doolittle

"I have loved and bitterness left me for that hour. But there are times when love itself is bitter." - Agnes Smedley

"It was inevitable: the scent of bitter almonds always reminded him of the fate of unrequited love." - Gabriel Garcia Marquez

"World's use is cold, world's love is vain, world's cruelty is bitter bane; but is not the fruit of pain." - Elizabeth Barrett Brownin

"You are nipping in the bud fancies which I let blossom. The shore is safer, but I love to buffet the sea - I can count the bitter wrecks here in these pleasant waters, and hear the murmuring winds, but oh, I love the danger!" - Emily Dickinson

"When rock music came in, I wasn't bitter about it. I was puzzled." - Jo Stafford

"Nothing is so bitter that a calm mind cannot find comfort in it." - Seneca the Younger

"In life, periods of solitude were blessings. Dying alone was a bitter curse." - Faye Kellerman

"Only someone who had experienced such bitter despair would be able to recognize it in another." - Lisa Kleypas

"If it's bitter at the start, then it's sweeter in the end." - Madonna Ciccone

"Living in your dreams meant bitter disappointment when you woke up." - Ilona Andrews

"A little bitter mingled in our cup leaves no relish of the sweet." - John Locke

"There is a snake in thy smile, my dear, And bitter poison within thy tear." - Percy Bysshe Shelley

"What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise" - Oscar Wilde

"Even in winter, the cold isn't always bitter, and not every day is cruel." - Jim Butcher

"Teach us delight in simple things, and mirth that has no bitter springs." - Rudyard Kipling

"No wars are more bitter than those undertaken in the name of religion." - Elisabeth Marbury

"Oh, write of me, not Died in bitter pains, but Emigrated to another star!" - Helen Hunt

"I'm not bitter at all. I think my memories in Denver are great." - Clinton Portis

"There is nothing so bitter that a patient mind cannot find some solace in it." - Lucius Annaeus Seneca

"Teach us Delight in simple things, And Mirth that has no bitter springs." - Rudyard Kipling

"What seem to us a bitter trials are often blessings in disguise." - Oscar Wilde

"Illness is merely the bitter, which a wise Providence mingles in the cup of life." - James Holman

"Oh, write of me, not Died in bitter pains, But Emigrated to another star!" - Helen Hunt Jackson

"It is bitter to think of one's best years disappearing in this unpolished country." - Greta Garbo

"I have been back in Paris for two weeks. Nothing new. Life is still bitter." - Camille Claudel

"It's very personal in its politics, very bitter and very negative." - John Bolton

"When rock came in, I wasn't bitter about it. I was puzzled." - Jo Stafford

"I don't think there is anything more bitter in American politics than a close election." - Danny Strong

"Black frost. The ground is hard, the air tastes bitter. Your stars cluster in evil signs." - Georg Trakl

"Every uncomfortable experience in life gives you the choice of growing bitter or better." - Orrin Woodward

"Amer savoir, celui qu'on tire du voyage! Bitter is the knowledge gained in travelling." - Charles Baudelaire

"Love can sweep you off your feet and carry you along in a way you've never known before. But the ride always ends, and you end up feeling lonely and bitter. Wait. It's not love I'm describing. I'm thinking of a monorail." - Jack Handey

"And now let us love and take that which is given us, and be happy; for in the grave there is no love and no warmth, nor any touching of the lips. Nothing perchance, or perchance but bitter memories of what might have been." - H. Rider Haggard

"Nobody is worthy to be loved. The fact that God loves man shows us that in the divine order of ideal things it is written that eternal love is to be given to what is eternally unworthy. Or if that phrase seems to be a bitter one to bear, let us say that everybody is worthy of love, except him who thinks he is." - Oscar Wilde

"Bitter, bitter, this desolation of angels." - Laini Taylor

"Christian love draws no distinction between one enemy and another, except that the more bitter our enemy's hatred, the greater his need of love. Be his enmity political or religious, he has nothing to expect from a follower of Jesus but unqualified love. In such love there is not inner discord between the private person and official capacity. In both we are disciples of Christ, or we are not Christians at all." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"Lament is a cry of belief in a good God, a God who has His ear to our hearts, a God who transfigures the ugly into beauty. Complaint is the bitter howl of unbelief in any benevolent God in this moment, a distrust in the love-beat of the Father's heart." - Ann Voskamp

"If I should stay I would only be in your way So I'll go, but I know I'll think of you each step of the way And I will always love you I will always love you Bitter sweet Memories That's all I am taking with me Good-bye. Please don't cry We both know that I'm not What you need But I will always love you I will always love you." - Dolly Parton

"Christian love draws no distinction between one enemy and another, except that the more bitter our enemy's hatred, the greater his need of love." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"As brother stands by brother in distress, binding up his wounds and soothing his pain, so let us show our love towards our enemy. There is no deeper distress to be found in the world, no pain more bitter than our enemy's. Nowhere is service more necessary or more blessed than when we serve our enemies." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"I'm a person that carries everything that happened to me in my past, with me into the future. I refuse to let it make me bitter. I still completely believe in love and I remain open to anything that will happen to me." - Nicole Kidman

"Eat bitter, taste sweet" - Rick Riordan

"Y'ALL ARE JUST BITTER." - Seth Rollins

"I was briefly bitter." - Margot Kidder

"I couldnt really take a girl from Berlin to live in Leeds. I love it here. I miss the Yorkshire sense of humor and things like bitter and Yorkshire puddings, but I can still get my hands on salt n vinegar crisps." - Sam Riley

"My attitude toward friendship has remained the same. I will support and encourage you with all the love in my heart, but if it's not reciprocal, I gotta go [...] If your friends are bitter about your success to the extent that they act out, don't expect them to change [...] Move on." - RuPaul

"The year showed me beyond a doubt that everyone practices cafeteria religion... But the important lesson was this: there's nothing wrong with choosing. Cafeterias aren't bad per se... the key is in choosing the right dishes. You need to pick the nurturing ones (compassion), the healthy ones (love thy neighbor), not the bitter ones." - A J Jacobs

"The Family is the Country of the heart. There is an angel in the Family who, by the mysterious influence of grace, of sweetness, and of love, renders the fulfillment of duties less wearisome, sorrows less bitter. The only pure joys unmixed with sadness which it is given to man to taste upon earth are, thanks to this angel, the joys of the Family." - Giuseppe Mazzini

"In my younger days I struggled constantly with an overwhelming but pure love affair - my only one, and I would have struggled with it longer had not premature death, bitter but salutary for me, extinguished the cooling flames. I certainly wish I could say that I have always been entirely free from desires of the flesh, but I would be lying if I did." - Petrarch

"Not the swart Pariah in some Indian grove, Lone, lean, and hunted by his brother's hate, Hath drunk so deep the cup of bitter fate As that poor wretch who cannot, cannot love: He bears a load which nothing can remove, A killing, withering weight." - Percy Bysshe Shelley

"But what of life whose bitter hungry sea Flows at our heels, and gloom of sunless night Covers the days which never more return? Ambition, love and all the thoughts that burn We lose too soon, and only find delight In withered husks of some dead memory." - Oscar Wilde

"Not the swart Pariah in some Indian grove, Lone, lean, and hunted by his brother's hate, Hath drunk so deep the cup of bitter fate As that poor wretch who cannot, cannot love: He bears a load which nothing can remove, A killing, withering weight." - Percy Bysshe Shelley

"I do here in the most solemn and bitter manner curse the Prime Minister of England for having cumulated all his other betrayals of the national interest and honour, by his last terrible exhibition of dishonour, weakness and gullibility. The depths of infamy which our accurst "love of peace" can lower us are unfathomable." - Enoch Powell

"People don't have any mercy. They tear you limb from limb, in the name of love. Then, when you're dead, when they've killed you by what they made you go through, they say you didn't have any character. They weep big, bitter tears - not for you. For themselves, because they've lost their toy." - James A Baldwin

"When young lips have drunk deep of the bitter waters of hate, suspicion and despair, all the love in the world will not wholly take away that knowledge. Though it may turn darkened eyes for a while to the light, and teach faith where no faith was." - Rudyard Kipling

"I always have a good quality extra virgin olive oil. A cheap quality oil will end up cheapening your dishes. And I love sweetening my dishes with maple syrup. It has a bit of a bitter kick at the end that works wonderfully in savory dishes." - Nadia Giosia

"I couldn't really take a girl from Berlin to live in Leeds. I love it here. I miss the Yorkshire sense of humor and things like bitter and Yorkshire puddings, but I can still get my hands on salt 'n' vinegar crisps." - Sam Riley

"As my own father was sick, and miserably tied to his invalid's chair, he would have been abandoned had not an old servant performed for him a so-called service of love. My mother gave parties while he was perishing in solitude, and amused herself while he was suffering bitter agonies" - Arthur Schopenhauer

"Sin is not so sweet in the committing as it is heavy and bitter in the reckoning." - Richard Sibbes

"I give you bitter pills in sugar coating. The pills are harmless; the poison is in the sugar." - Stanislaw Lec

"I give you bitter pills, in a sugar coating. The pills are harmless - the poison's in the sugar" - James St James

"In the midst of the fountain of wit there arises something bitter, which stings in the very flowers." - Lucretius

"Though negative things have happened to me, God somehow let me know that becoming bitter was not the way to go. You die when you do that. Someone once told me that if you fully open your arms to receive love, you'll get some scratches and cuts on your arms, but a lot of love will come in. If you close your arms, you might never get cut - but the good stuff won't come in either." - Quincy Jones

"The experience of life is very bitter. it is sweet only in imagination. In its reality it is very bitter. He escaped from the palace and the women and the riches and the luxury and everything." - Rajneesh

"Through Love all that is bitter will be sweet, Through Love all that is copper will be gold, Through Love all dregs will become wine, through Love all pain will turn to medicine." - Rumi

"Love is a driver, bitter and fierce if you fight and resist him, Easy-going enough once you acknowledge his power." - Ovid

"Don't be bitter. Everybody suffers. If you can accept your suffering then you will understand other people better. Be grateful for pain. Love life." - Stephen Colbert

"Never succumb to the temptation of becoming bitter. As you press for justice, be sure to move with dignity and discipline, using only the instruments of love." - Martin Luther King, Jr.

"Men must reap the things they sow, Force from force must ever flow, Or worse; but 'tis a bitter woe That love or reason cannot change." - Percy Bysshe Shelley

"Love is a driver, bitter and fierce if you fight and resist him, Easy-going enough once you acknowledge his power." - Ovid

"It's the only condition I know. Bitter Love, Loneliness, contempt for corruption, blind hope. It's where I live. A permanent state of bereavement. This is nothing new." - Gregory Maguire

"Being cynical isn't necessarily being negative or bitter. It's a person who is wary of mistaking love for something that it's not and getting their heart broken." - Charlyne Yi

"I've found that God often lets us taste how sweet he is in our most bitter moments." - Andy Mineo

"A man with a warm heart is no different than a warm house in the middle of a bitter winter!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Sweet exists by convention, bitter by convention, color by convention; but in reality atoms and the void alone exist" - Democritus

"Don't be so bitter about a bad experience from your past that you miss the opportunities in front of you." - Robert Kiyosaki

"Bitter though it may be to many, Cadfael concluded, there is no substitute for truth, in this or any case." - Ellis Peters

"He smiled as men smile when they will not speak, because of something bitter in the thought." - Elizabeth Barrett Browning

"There's hardly a more bitter pill to take than when a President disappoints the people who most believed in him." - Bill Moyers

"The kiss of the apostate was the most bitter earthly ingredient in the agonies which Christ endured." - Elias Lyman Magoon

"We are trying to change the tones in the state capitals - and turn them toward bitter nastiness and partisanship." - Grover Norquist

"Style is but the faintly contemptible vessel in which the bitter liquid is recommended to the world." - Thornton Wilder

"One evening, I sat Beauty in my lap.-And I found her bitter.-And I cursed her." - Arthur Rimbaud

"Lettuce is like conversation: it must be fresh and crisp, so sparkling that you scarcely notice the bitter in it." - Charles Dudley Warner

"I"ve found that God often lets us taste how sweet he is in our most bitter moments." - Andy Mineo

"And bitter waxed the fray; Brother with brother spake no word When they met in the way." - Jean Ingelow

"I am neither bitter nor cynical but I do wish there was less immaturity in political thinking." - Franklin D Roosevelt



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