Finding your better half can be a tumultuous journey. In fact, in Plato's Symposium, the philosopher theorizes all beings were once whole and then split in half, leaving us in search of our missing counterpart and hoping to be made complete.
But how do people choose their life partners? How do they know they've found their perfect match? It turns out that people pick their mates for all kinds of reasons. These quotes from celebrities about their partners are telling though. There's not always a rhyme or reason to the laws of attraction, and famous people fall in love much like regular folks - it takes the perfect alchemy of timing, chemistry, and (in some cases) a willingness to eat crabs.
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