Romeo and Juliet | Unrequited and Platonic Love Quotes

Romeo: “This love I feel, I feel no love in this.” Unrequited, (1, i, 176) – Romeo realising and admitting that whist he loves Rosaline, she does not love him back.
Romeo: “Well, in that hit you miss, she’ll not be hit with Cupid’s arrow.” Unrequited, (1, i, 216-217) – Romeo lamenting that his love for Rosaline did not penetrate into her heart, and his ‘cupid’s arrow’ missed.
Romeo: ” Out of her favour, where I am in love.” Unrequited, (1, i, 158) – Romeo lamenting that Rosaline does not love him back.
Benvolio: “By giving liberty into thine eyes, examine other beauties.” Platonic, (1, i, 221-222) – Benvolio offering Romeo advice after being rejected by Rosaline
Benvolio: “Come, he hath hid himself among these trees to be consorted (associate with) with the humorous night, blind is his love, and best befits the dark.” Platonic , (2, i, 30-32) – Benvolio and Mercution search for Romeo after the mask ball
Romeo: “That late thou gavest me, for Mercutio’s soul is but a little way above our heads, staying for thine to keep him company, either thou (tybalt) or I, or both, must go with him.” Platonic, (3, i, 122-125) – Romeo greifs over Mercutio before fighting Tybalt

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