The hero of my tale, whom I love with all the power of my soul, whom I have tried to portray in all his beauty, who has been, is, and will be beautiful, is Truth.- Leo Tolstoy
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He looked at her as a man might look at a faded flower he had plucked, in which it was difficult for him to trace the beauty that had made him pick and so destroy it.
Leo Tolstoy-Anna Karenina
He knew she was there by the joy and fear that overwhelmed his heart.
Anna Karenina, Pt. I, ch. 9, Leo Tolstoy
The changes in our life must come from the impossibility to live otherwise than according to the demands of our conscience not from our mental resolution to try a new form of life.
And all people live, Not by reason of any care they have for themselves, But by the love for them that is in other people.