Man is vulnerable only in his pride, but delicate as Humpty-Dumpty once that is meddled with - though some of them paid the fact a cautious lipservice.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
I want excitement; and I don't care what form it takes or what I pay for it, so long as it makes my heart beat.
When the lightning strikes one of us, it strikes both.
The feel of her head against his shoulder, of her familiar body, sent a shock of emotion over him. His arms holding her had a tendency to tighten around her.
Give me a hero and I'll give you a tragedy.
Flushed with his impassioned gibberish, he saw himself standing alone on the last barrier of civilization.