“In 2011, Mark Brooks, a consultant to online-dating companies, published the results of an industry survey titled “How Has Internet Dating Changed Society?
the whole world (versus, say, the city we live in) will, increasingly, feel like the market for our partner(s).Our pickiness will probably increase.”“Above all, Internet dating has helped people of all ages realize that there’s no need to settle for a mediocre relationship.”From "A Million First Dates How online romance is threatening monogamy" in January/February 2013” ― Dan Slater, “Having a date with someone other than your ex-wife after being a married man for more than twenty five years was an important occasion alright, but wearing a tie she bought with such strong emotional value attached to it was a form of cowardice, a subconscious reluctance to let go.” ― Vann Chow, tags: after-it-ends, american, ashamed, coward, cowardice, dating, divorce, emotional-value, ex, ex-wife, japan, letting-go, letting-of-the-past, love, marriage, moving-forward, old-couple, online-dating, relationship-quotes, shamefulness, tie, tokyo, undying-love, wake-up, white-man-and-the-pachinko-girl “It's kind of freaky to send your picture over the Internet to someone you don't really know and then have to sit waiting for their judgement on how you look.Maybe that's why my aunt Penny, who got divorced two years ago, hates online dating so much.Mom's always nagging her to go back on but Aunt Penny says she'd rather have root canal work - without anesthetic.” ― Sarah Darer Littman, “To successfully tell the story, we had to be willing to let people see us as we really were; with all our weaknesses, fears, and imperfections.The word "busy" is the relationship Weapon of Mass Destruction.
It seems like a good excuse, but in fact in every silo you uncover, all you're going to find is a man who didn't care enough to call. Remember men are never to busy to get what they want.” ― Greg Behrendt “I wondered what happened when you offered yourself to someone, and they opened you, only to discover you were not the gift they expected and they had to smile and nod and say thank you all the same.” ― Jodi Picoult, “Well? It does not call upon the sun when dark clouds have loomed over me. There are important lessons we learned from the experience that we would not have adequately relayed to the reader if we had been less bold.” ~ Duane” ― Duane & Selena Pannell, “For those who have true love, have no limits of expressing their love to one another yet it is a sad fact that those who are searching for love, fear expressing their love to even those who love them.” ― Auliq Ice “She is resisting the Internet idea...because she doesn't want to one day tell her children that she posted an ad on the Internet, interviewed twenty-five hopeful candidates, and finally their father turned up and looked good in comparison with the rest of them.“If he’s not calling you, it’s because you are not on his mind. If he creates expectations for you, and then doesn’t follow through on little things, he will do same for big things. And to think, I first wanted to date your brother.5.