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1. Paul McCartney
& Linda McCartney






Quotes:


"Every love song I write is for Linda."

"She was a really funny lady, very witty. A delicious sense of humour. She was happy. So I use that now. I balance every sad moment with a happy moment. That kind of helps day to day. It helps me get through."


"It’s now 10 years since she died and probably 40 years since we first met. I can still recall our first meeting. It was at a London club, the Bag O’ Nails. Across a crowded room, as they say, our eyes met and the violins started playing. There was an immediate attraction between us. As she was leaving, I saw an obvious opportunity. I said: “My name’s Paul. What’s yours?” I think she probably recognized me. It was so corny, but I told the kids later that, had it not been for that moment, none of them would be here." - Paul McCartney

Average listal rating (457 ratings) 8.7  IMDB Rating
2. Paul Newman
& Joanne Woodward




Quotes:


“Sexiness wears thin after a while and beauty fades, but to be married to a man who makes you laugh every day, ah, now that’s a real treat.” - Joanne Woodward




"Being married to Paul is being married to the most considerate, romantic man." - Joanne Woodward




"I've repeatedly said that for people as little in common as Joanne and myself, we have an uncommonly good marriage. We are actors. We make pictures and that's about all we have in common. Maybe that's enough. Wives shouldn't feel obligated to accompany their husbands to a ball game, husbands do look a bit silly attending morning coffee breaks with the neighborhood wives when most men are out at work. Husbands and wives should have separate interests, cultivate different sets of friends and not impose on the other...You can't spend a lifetime breathing down each others necks." - Paul Newman

Average listal rating (3167 ratings) 8.7  IMDB Rating
3. Johnny Depp
& Winona Ryder




Quotes:


"I'd die for her. I love her so much. I don't know what I would do without her. She's going though a lot right now. I wish I could just kiss away the pain, make it go away, stop it, kill it! If she, you know, (gets teary eyed) I don't know what I would do. I'd kill myself. I love that girl. I love her. I love her almost more than I love myself."Johnny Depp (December 1989)

"I can't get him out of my head! It's like I'm always seeing his image in my head, not that that's a bad thing. My life has changed for the better since I'm with Johnny. He's so amazing!"Winona Ryder (September 1989)

Average listal rating (589 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating
4. Johnny Cash
& June Carter






Quotes:


"I have always enjoyed being a part of his life. I've always loved him, and he's always loved me." - June Carter

"There's unconditional love there. You hear that phrase a lot, but it's real with me and her. She loves me in spite of everything, in spite of myself. She has saved my life more than once. She's always been there with her love, and it has certainly made me forget the pain for a long time, many times. When it gets dark and everybody's gone home and the lights are turned off, it's just me and her." - Johnny Cash

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5. Alain Delon
& Romy Schneider








Quotes:


"The most important man in my life is and always will be Alain Delon. He is always there when I need a shoulder to cry on… even today Alain is the only man I can count on. He would always help me. Only Alain shaped me as a woman. Even though he hurt me a lot when he left me I also matured because of it." - Romy Schneider

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6. James Dean
& Pier Angeli






Quotes:



"She’s so different from all the rest of the dolls I’ve seen in pictures. She’s young but she’s got depth and philosophy. She’s gracious with people, knows how to handle them, something I’ve got to learn out here (Hollywood)." - James Dean

"He is the only man I ever loved deeply as a woman should love a man. I never loved either of my husbands the way I loved Jimmy.
I tried to love my husbands but it never lasted. I would wake up in the middle of the night dreaming of Jimmy. I would lie awake in the same bed with my husband, think of my love of Jimmy and wish it was him and not my husband who was next to me.
I had to separate from my husbands because I don’t think you can be in love with one man-even if he is dead- and live with another."
- Pier Angeli

Average listal rating (784 ratings) 8.6  IMDB Rating
7. Marlon Brando
& Marilyn Monroe




Quotes:


"I bumped into Marilyn Monroe at a party. While other people drank and danced, she sat by herself in a corner almost unnoticed, playing the piano."

"Marilyn was a sensitive, misunderstood person, much more perceptive than was generally assumed. She had been beaten down, but had a strong emotional intelligence -- a keen intuition for the feelings of others, the most refined type of intelligence. We had an affair and saw each other intermittently until she died in 1962." - Marlon Brando

Average listal rating (394 ratings) 8.7  IMDB Rating
8. Humphrey Bogart
& Lauren Bacall




Quotes:


"She's a real Joe. You'll fall in love with her like everybody else." - Humphrey Bogart

"When he saw me at the beginning of the day and when he called me on the telephone, his first words were always 'Hello, Baby.' My heart would literally pound." - Lauren Bacall




Letter to Lauren from Bogie: "Baby, I do love you so dearly and I never, never want to hurt you or bring any unhappiness to you - I want you to have the loveliest life any mortal ever had. It's been so long, darling, since I've cared so deeply for anyone that I just don't know what to do or say. I can only say that I've searched my heart thoroughly these past two weeks and I know that I deeply adore you and I know that I've got to have you. We just must wait because at present nothing can be done that would not bring disaster to you."

"I hope Bogie knew how much I loved him, how much he meant to me, how I highly valued him. I've had another life since then, but he was my first love, and you never forget your first love." - Lauren Bacall

Average listal rating (303 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating
9. Vivien Leigh

Average listal rating (918 ratings) 8.7  IMDB Rating
10. Audrey Hepburn

Average listal rating (190 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating
11. Isabella Rossellini

Average listal rating (361 ratings) 8.6  IMDB Rating
12. Katharine Hepburn
& Spencer Tracy






Quotes:



"I loved Spencer Tracy. I would have done anything for him"

"I’ve had twenty years of perfect companionship with a man among men. He is a rock and a protection. I have never regretted it."

"Love is nothing to do with what you are expecting to get – only with what you are expecting to give, which is everything." - Katharine Hepburn

Average listal rating (1399 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating
13. Robert Downey Jr.
& Susan Downey




Quotes:


"Susan doesn't really care if this building fell down and we never did another movie again so long as we were happy and loving and together, but so long as it hasn’t she’s operating on the fact there's a lot of shit to get done. She is a master at it -I wouldn't be surprised if she'd built the pyramids" - Robert Downey Jr.

"He’s this incredible amalgam of contradictory traits that is never boring. He’s completely eccentric but grounded. He’s someone who has lived so much life yet has almost a Peter Pan kind of never-grow-up quality." - Susan Downey




Ultimately, we both changed a lot so that now I can't ever imagine a life before her. I've certainly come to believe that Mrs. Downey and I together are definitely better than me alone or me and anybody else. - Robert Downey Jr.

"I remember looking up at him and suddenly thinking, he's really cute"

"There was something magical there, something we couldn’t put our finger on. He always says that we became this third thing when we got together — something that neither of us could have become by ourselves — and I think that’s true." - Susan Downey

Average listal rating (254 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating
14. Clark Gable
& Carole Lombard






Quotes:


"It is an extra dividend when you like the girl you've fallen in love with." - Clark Gable

Average listal rating (136 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating
15. Tony Curtis
& Janet Leigh




Quotes:


At one point I was introduced to a devastatingly handsome young man — beautiful, really — with black unruly hair, large sensitive eyes fringed by long dark lashes, a full sensuous mouth — and an irresistible personality. His name was Tony Curtis.

Tony and I had a wonderful time together; it was an exciting, glamorous period in Hollywood. A lot of great things happened, most of all, two beautiful children. - Janet Leigh

Average listal rating (53 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating
16. Serge Gainsbourg

Average listal rating (297 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating
17. Ellen DeGeneres

Average listal rating (1209 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating
18. Liv Tyler

Average listal rating (1481 ratings) 8.5  IMDB Rating
19. Heath Ledger
& Michelle Williams






Quotes:


"Michelle and I are like two peas in a pod. When it's true love, it feels like something you're rekindling. As if you've met the person before. Everyday I just fall deeper, and deeper and deeper in love with my two girls." - Heath Ledger

Average listal rating (176 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating
20. George Harrison


 

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Comments

Posted: 3 years, 7 months ago at Dec 4 22:31
This is so cute. = )
Posted: 3 years, 7 months ago at Dec 5 15:33
Love your list! I would like to see some more pictures :)
Posted: 3 years, 7 months ago at Dec 16 7:44
marvelous list, one of my favorite.. ;)
Posted: 3 years, 6 months ago at Jan 22 14:02
looove your list!
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Posted: 3 years, 6 months ago at Jan 22 16:40
Great list, lovely photos. ^^ Love it!
Posted: 3 years, 6 months ago at Jan 22 22:23
Adorable! Thanks!
Posted: 3 years, 4 months ago at Feb 25 10:55
Perfect !
Posted: 3 years, 4 months ago at Feb 25 14:16
que lindo *_*
Posted: 3 years, 2 months ago at May 2 18:02
Great list!
Robert Downey Jr.& Susan Downey...I love them.
Posted: 3 years, 2 months ago at May 20 16:19
OMG! i didnt know ellen and portia were couple wow! but stil OMG!
oh really nice list between! :)
Posted: 2 years, 10 months ago at Sep 13 11:57
Great list! Thanks for includeing notes from Bogie & Bacall....anyone who's ever seen "To Have & Have Not" can see the heat and love between them. Wonderful to see real love on the screen!
Posted: 2 years, 8 months ago at Nov 5 17:25
My favorite couple is Serge Gainsbourg
& Jane Birkin, great list haha
Posted: 2 years, 8 months ago at Nov 8 7:58
What about the famous couples, John Lennon & Yoko Ono, Cary Grant & Diane Cannon, and the couples that combined their marriages and their careers, like George Burns & Gracie Allen, Lucille Ball & Desi Arnez, and Ozzy and Harriett Nelson?

I do applaud you for including Paul Newman & Joanne Woodward. I like the fact that he was probably the most handsome actor in his day, but he married a regular woman, who just happened to be an acctress, and not the flashy, sexy starlet a lot of people would expect. Their relationship was based on something much deeper than looks. The fact that they were together for so long is proof of that. I can't say enough about what a great, yet humble man he was. All of the profits of his 'Newman's Own' food line went to charity. He never made a dime off of it even though it proved to be a very successful brand.
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Posted: 2 years, 3 months ago at Apr 13 3:54
This is a great list! Johnny Cash's comment almost brought me to tears.
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Posted: 2 years, 3 months ago at Apr 13 3:54
opa, agora que reparei que você é brasileira.
Posted: 1 year, 9 months ago at Oct 11 6:38
Posted: 10 months, 1 week ago at Sep 14 14:29
This list obviously had a lot of time and effort put into it. It's lovely.
Posted: 10 months, 1 week ago at Sep 14 15:43
Aww, there's so much love in this list! Amazing :D

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