Famous Quotes Re-imagined with Love: Part 2

A few years ago I wrote a post about famous quotes re imagined with one or two letters changed. The purpose was to convey a meaning of love where there was not necessarily one before.  I decided to continue this in in what I’m calling Part 2. Enjoy.

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I came, I saw, I loved.”
– Gaius Julius Caesar


Love is what happens when language fails.”

–  Margaret Atwood


Only love has seen the end of war.”

― Plato


The supreme art of love is to subdue the enemy without fighting.”

― Sun Tzu, The Art of War


Never think that love, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.”

― Ernest Hemingway, Ernest Hemingway: A Literary Reference


In times of war, the love falls silent.”

― Marcus Tullius Cicero


and when all love has ended, a butterfly will still be beautiful.”

― Ruskin Bond, Scenes from a Writer’s Life


To me, love is like the new boss who expects the impossible. He stands over your shoulder repeating one thin, incessantly: ‘Get it done, get it done.’ So you work harder. You get the job done. The boss, however, does not thank you. He asks for more.”

― Markus Zusak, The Book Thief


Every man should lose love in his youth, so he does not lose love when he is old.”

― George R.R. Martin, A Feast for Crows


Was there ever a love where only one side bled?

― George R.R. Martin, A Clash of Kings

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