10 all-time Romantic movies and books
Romantic movies, books, and songs
"You must honor me this, Rose. Promise me that you will survive. That you won't give up no matter what happens, no matter how hopeless. Promise me now Rose, and never let go of that promise!!" All he ever wanted was to keep her alive!! One of the most intense love stories ever told with the backdrop of one of the biggest tragedies the world saw.
Pretty Woman (1990)
Call-girl Vivian goes with multi-millionaire Edward for a nights' job, that's all!! But it turns out that they will live forever from that day onward!! Sharing her dreams with him has given Edward something he never got before: Redemption!! Vivian: "And I would- I would pretend I was a princess... trapped in a tower by a wicked queen. And then suddenly this knight... on a white horse with these colors flying would come charging up and draw his sword. And I would wave. And he would climb up the tower and rescue me. " Edward: "and what happens after he rescued her..?" Vivian: "She rescues him right back..."
Notting Hill (1999)
Top Actress Anna Scott falls for street boy William. But William is too fragile at heart to accept Anna, someone who he thinks will leave him someday. William: "I live in Notting Hill. You live in Beverly Hills. Everyone in the world knows who you are, my mother has trouble remembering my name. And my relatively inexperienced heart would I fear not recover if I was, once again, cast aside as I would absolutely expect to be. There's just too many pictures of you, too many films. You know, you'd go and I'd be... uh, well buggered basically." Anna Scott: "Ya right. (pauses) Good decision.... But don't forget, I'm also just a girl, standing in front of a boy, asking him to love her.
Annabel: "Tell me about the birds". Enoch: What? Annabel: "The songbirds. Why do they sing in the morning?" Enoch: "They sing because they're happy to be alive another day." Annabel: "I've sung every morning since I met you." Annabel is a terminally ill cancer patient quietly awaiting her death and Enoch is struggling to recover from the death of his parents. Just as Annabel is trying to cope with her impending death, she and Enoch fall in love. They both finally have a reason to live, but is it too late to have a life together?
The Great Gatsby (2013)
The party-savvy mysterious multi-millionaire Jay Gatsby does it all for his women of life - Daisy. A bootlegger giant him,self, this man is willing to let go everything in his life for the love he tells "is the beginning and end of everything" And Love certainly is one long realization that can make someone as ambitious as the Great Gatsby to tell: "What was the point of great things if I could have a better time telling HER what I was going to do"
Before Sunset (2004)
(Jesse to Celine): " I guess when you're young, you just believe there'll be many people with whom you;ll connect with. Later in life, you realize it only happens a few times" Jesse and Celine encounters each other for the first time on an evening in Vienna and spend one of the most beautiful nights they ever had. But there ends it for they part without leaving no options to contact ever again. After nine long years they meet again, Jesse on his book tour and Celine is now a mother of two.. what all would this rendezvous lead to now? - But again they have to part BEFORE SUNSET that day.
" I, Prisoner No. 786, look through the bars of my cell see my Zaara wrapped in the colours of my village / In making my dreams come true, she has forgotten her own / In serving my people, she has left behind her own / Now I want to fill her heart with joy / I feel I could live another lifetime for her / They say my country is not hers, then why does she stay in my home? / They say I'm not like her, then why does she look like me? / I, Prisoner No. 786, look through the bars of my cell.." The heart wrenching love story where two entire nations stand in between the Man and Women - India & Pakistan
Love in the time of Cholera by Gabriel García Márquez (1985)
“We men are the slaves of prejudice,' he had once said to her. 'But when a woman decides to sleep with a man, there is no wall she will not scale, no fortress she will not destroy, no moral consideration she will not ignore at its very root: there is no God worth worrying about.” ― Gabriel García Márquez “his examination revealed that he had no fever, no pain anywhere, and that his only concrete feeling was an urgent desire to die. All that was needed was shrewd questioning...to conclude once again that the symptoms of love were the same as those of cholera.” ― Gabriel García Márquez
A walk to remember by Nicholas Sparks (1999)
"Love is always patient and kind. It is never jealous. Love is never boastful or conceited. It is never rude or selfish. It doesn't take offense and is not resentful. Love takes no pleasure in other people's sins, but delights in truth. It is always ready to excuse, to trust, to hope, and to endure whatever comes."
The diaries of Adam and eve by Mark Twain
What if the first man and Woman on earth wrote entries of their first days ever after birth in heaven? Here are those diary entries as "translated" by classic writer Mark Twain. (From adam's entries): "“After all these years, I see that I was mistaken about Eve in the beginning; it is better to live outside the Garden with her than inside it without her.” (entries by Eve): " “I wish I could make him understand that a loving good heart is riches enough, and that without it intellect is poverty.”