Have you been irresistibly attracted to someone, and not been able to get that person out of your mind? Have you felt an unusual tingling every time you talk to this special someone?
The Sweetness of First Love
Either you are a hopeless romantic, or you are smitten. The first brush of love is a delicious feeling. You feel fresh energy surging in your body, and you become constantly aware of your own appearance, attitude, and behavior. The effect of new love may last for the courtship period, where both partners put their best foot forward. You enjoy the romantic overtures, the subtle body language, and the anticipation of passionate love.
It is not easy to figure out what made you fall in love in the first place. Perhaps it was the way she talked. Or perhaps it was her amiable personality. Your subconscious mind looks out for specific traits in others that match your nature. The traits may not be similar to yours, but they may be compatible. For instance, you may be attracted to gregarious girls, even though you are an introvert. In many cases, couples with opposite traits and preferences have a harmonious relationship.
Rekindle the Romance in Your Relationship
First love is not just for first-time lovers. You can even feel the magic with your spouse. Some couples have claimed that every time they stay apart for a while, their reunion is as if they just met on a first date. Some married couples renew their marriage vows to rekindle the old flame. Have you felt the same way about your partner? If you haven't, you need to rekindle the romance, and walk down memory lane. Visit romantic cities like Paris or Rome, and fall in love in the presence of the gods of love.
One could fall in love many times during the course of a lifetime, but the first rush of love always holds a special place in our hearts. The novelty of the feeling, like the first drops of dew on an untouched leaf, makes it special and unforgettable. The "first love" quotes below develop on the theme of this treasured rush called first love.
George Bernard Shaw
First love is a little foolish and a lot of curiosity.
First love is dangerous only when it is also the last.
First romance, first love, is something so special to all of us, both emotionally and physically, that it touches our lives and enriches them forever.
The magic of first love is our ignorance that it can never end.
No, there's nothing half so sweet in life as love's young dream.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
In the spring a livlier iris changes on the burnished dove;
In the spring a young man's fancy lightly turns to thoughts of love.
Love is always bestowed as a gift - freely, willingly, and without expectation... We don't love to be loved; we love to love.
We conceal it from ourselves in vain: we must always love something. In those matters seemingly removed from love, the feeling is secretly to be found, and man cannot possibly live for a moment without it.
Love is the state in which man sees things; most widely different from what they are.
As sweet and musical
As bright Apollo's lute, strung with his hair;
And when Love speaks, the voice of all the gods
Makes heaven drowsy with the harmony.
The memories of long love gather like drifting snow, poignant as the mandarin ducks who float side by side in sleep.
The heart is the place where we live our passions. It is frail and easily broken, but wonderfully resilient. There is no point in trying to deceive the heart. It depends upon our honesty for its survival.
Sweet are the words of love, sweeter his thoughts:
Sweetest of all what love nor says nor thinks.
The loving are the daring.
No love, no friendship, can cross the path of our destiny without leaving some mark on it forever.
Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.