In view of Andre Aciman’s novel of a similar name, Call Me By Your Name is a splendid story of romance that blooms between a youthful adolescent and his mid year house guest. A ground-breaking love meshed into words that energizes feelings with all the enthusiasm.

Brace your hearts, because here follows a few gems of quotes from this piercing and enthusiastic romantic tale.


“Call me by your name and I'll call you by mine.”


"At one hundred, surely you learn to overcome loss and grief-or do they hound you till the bitter end?"


"Perhaps we were friends first and lovers second. But then perhaps this is what lovers are."


"Twenty years was yesterday, and yesterday was just earlier this morning, and morning seemed light-years away."


"If there is any truth in the world, it lies when I'm with you."


"He came. He left. Nothing else had changed. I had not changed. The world hadn't changed. Yet nothing would be the same. All that remains is dream making and strange remembrance."


"There is a law somewhere that says that when one person is thoroughly smitten with the other, the other must unavoidably be smitten as well."


"When you least expect it, nature has cunning ways of finding our weakest spot."


"People who read are hiders. They hide who they are. People who hide don't always like who they are."


"If I could have him like this in my dreams every night of my life, I'd stake my entire life on dreams and be done with the rest."


"Is it better to speak or die?"


"I believe with every cell in my body that every cell in yours must not, must never, die, and if it does have to die, let it die inside my body."


"We had the stars, you and I. And this is given once only."


"Did I want him to act? Or would I prefer a lifetime of longing provided we both kept this little Ping-Pong game going: not knowing, not-knowing, not-not-not-knowing?"


"I wish I had one friend I wasn't destined to lose."


"I suddenly realized that we were on borrowed time, that time is always borrowed, and that the lending agency exacts its premium precisely when we are least prepared to pay and need to borrow more."


"Time makes us sentimental. Perhaps, in the end, it is because of time that we suffer."


"If I should hear that you died, my life as I know it, the me who is speaking with you now, will cease to exist."


"If he knew, if he only knew that I was giving him every chance to put two and two together and come up with a number bigger than infinity."


"We belonged to each other, but had lived so far apart that we belonged to others now."


"Is this why people say"maybe" when they mean "yes," but hope you'll think it's "no" when all they really mean is, "Please, just ask me once more, and once more after that?""