He moved her chemically more than anyone she had ever met. When a chemical reaction like this happens between two people, it is undeniable. Is this all that is needed for a good relationship? What are your thoughts on this quote?
Her heart sank into her shoes as she realized how much she wanted him. No matter what his past was, no matter what he had done. Which was not to say that she would ever let him know, but only that he moved her chemically more than anyone she had ever met, that all other men seemed pale beside him. ~ F. Scott Fitzgerald
I don’t want just words. Who really does? Do words have any value at all without actions?
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I don’t want just words. If that’s all you have for me, you’d better go. ~ F. Scott Fitzgerald from “The Beautiful and the Damned”
F. Scott Fitzgerald rephrased the expression “Actions speak louder than words” so eloquently, didn’t he? A simple statement that has so much meaning hiding behind it. I haven’t read “The Beautiful and the Damned”, but I don’t think it is necessary for anyone to have read it to relate to this line from the novel. Keeping one’s word seems to be low on the list of more and more people’s priorities anymore. If I didn’t know any better, I would think that integrity is seen as a vice these days rather than a positive character trait. Hmmm, I’m sounding more than a tad