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Only you

Posted: December 3, 2015 by Murdock in Conversations, Film & TV Quotes, Love, Quotes

DR MANHATTAN : Will you smile…
…if I admit I was wrong?
About what?
DR MANHATTAN : Miracles.
Events with astronomical odds
of occurring…
…like oxygen turning into gold.
I’ve longed to witness such an event,
and yet I neglect…
…that in human coupling…
…millions upon millions of cells
compete to create life…
…for generation after generation…
…until finally, your mother…
…Ioves a man…
…Edward Blake, the Comedian,
a man she has every reason to hate…
…and out of that contradiction,
against unfathomable odds…
…it’s you…
– that emerged.
To distill so specific a form…
…from all that chaos…
…is like turning air into gold.
A miracle.


~ Watchmen


The capacity to be alone

Posted: June 22, 2014 by Murdock in Book Extracts, Love, Quotes


A Magnificent Rose…

Posted: May 26, 2014 by Murdock in Love

Love is the world’s infinite mutability; lies, hatred, murder even, are all knit up in it; it is the inevitable blossoming of its opposites, a magnificent rose smelling faintly of blood.”
~ Tony Kushner, The Illusion


Posted: May 8, 2014 by Murdock in Him / Her, Love


Love and Darkness…

Posted: April 13, 2014 by Murdock in Love, Quotes


Successful Relationships

Posted: September 18, 2013 by Murdock in Film & TV Quotes, Love, Quotes

In my experience some of the most successful relationships begin with lies and deceit, since all of them end up being that way, it’s a logical way to start,

~ Nicolas Cage as Yuri Orlov in “The Lord of War”


Posted: January 10, 2012 by Murdock in Love

If you love someone for their beauty, it’s not love, it’s lust. If you love someone for their intelligence, it’s not love, it’s admiration. If you love someone for their wealth, it’s not love, it’s interest. If you love someone and you don’t know why….THAT’S true love.

~ Translated from Xisco Masegosa’s Facebook post.