If You Really Loved Me by Jason Evert

  • "Regret lasts much longer than embarrassment." 191
  • "Do not marry someone unless they love God more than they love you." 183
  • "Freedom can only be attained through self control." 138
  • "The essence of manhood consists in readiness to deny oneself for the good of a beloved." 115
  • Additional Notes Added 9 June 2010:
  • "Romance is when imagination and love meet" (19).
  • "'The greater the feeling of responsibility for the [beloved] the more true love there is'" (JP2, 42).