“And the trouble is, if you don’t risk anything, you risk even more.” – Erica Jong

“My son’s my son until he gets him a wife, but my daughter’s my daughter all of her life.” – Stanley Banks, Father of the Bride

“Love is like an earthquake — unpredictable, a little scary, but when the hard part is over, you realize how lucky you truly are.” – Source Unknown, Chicken Soup for the Soul, True Love

“If you live to be a hundred, I want to live to be a hundred minus one day, so I never have to love without you.” – Winnie the Pooh

“Love is always present, it is just a matter of feeling it or not.” – Kimberly Kirberger, Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul Series

“All life represents a risk, and the more lovingly we live our lives, the more risks we take.” – M. Scott Peck

“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” – Confucius