— Diana Gabaldon, buch Dragonfly in Amber
„True love, true love.
It must be true love.
Nothing else can break my heart like
True love, true love.
It must be true love.
No one else can break my heart like you.“
— Pink (singer) American singer-songwriter 1979
Song lyrics, The Truth About Love (2012), True Love, featuring Lily Allen, written by Pink, Greg Kurstin and Lily Allen
„The first boy I fell in love with didn't know I loved him, but he managed to break my heart anyway.“
— Holly Black American children's fiction writer 1971
„My little girls can break my heart. They can make me cry just looking at them eating their string beans.“
— Barack Obama 44th President of the United States of America 1961
„Love is alike to death, annihilates the senses,
My heart it breaks as well, the spirit's drawn from hence“
— Angelus Silesius German writer 1624 - 1677
The Cherubinic Wanderer
„Awake, my heart, to be loved, awake, awake!
The darkness silvers away, the morn doth break,
It leaps in the sky.“
— Robert Seymour Bridges British writer 1844 - 1930
Poetry, Awake, My Heart, to Be Loved http://www.poemhunter.com/p/m/poem.asp?poet=6639&poem=27759, l. 1-3.
„The rose of all the world is not for me.
I want for my part
Only the little white rose of Scotland
That smells sharp and sweet - and breaks the heart.“
— Hugh MacDiarmid Scottish poet, pen name of Christopher Murray Grieve 1892 - 1978
The Little White Rose
— Bob Pierce American evangelical charity founder 1914 - 1978
— St. Vincent (musician) American singer-songwriter 1982
Marry Me (2007), Context: Little lamb, what's your plan? Greener pastures in the sky? It's a shame you want to die know why Just to find you've been blinded to the greenest of pastures they're right here on Earth For what it's worth you're not the first to break my heart. "Human Racing"
„I hear in my mind
All these voices
I hear in my mind all these words
I hear in my mind all this music
And it breaks my heart
It breaks my heart…“
— Regina Spektor American singer-songwriter and pianist 1980
Begin to Hope (2006), Context: I never loved nobody fully Always one foot on the ground And by protecting my heart truly I got lost in the sounds I hear in my mind All these voices I hear in my mind all these words I hear in my mind all this music And it breaks my heart It breaks my heart... "Fidelity"
„But only love can break your heart
Try to be sure right from the start
Yes only love can break your heart
What if your world should fall apart?“
— Neil Young Canadian singer-songwriter 1945
Song lyrics, After the Gold Rush (1970), Only Love Can Break Your Heart