F. Scott Fitzgerald
I'm not sentimental-- I'm as romantic as you are. The idea, you know, is that the sentimental person thinks things will last--the romanticperson has a desperate confidence that they won't.
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The idea, you know, is that the sentimental person thinks things will last-- the romantic person has a desperate confidence that they won't. The sentimental person believes in what they have while the romantic person believes in what they want. The sentimental person believes that staying in a relationship is important and necessary for survival. The romantic believe exactly the opposite and will break up with somebody if they feel like it. The sentimental person believes in love while the romantic believes in lust.You can never tell when romance will be done with you or when love will end.
Source: This Side Of Paradise
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