Before it was a movie starring Robert Pattinson and Reese Witherspoon, 'Water For Elephants' was a best-selling novel by Sara Gruen.
'Water for Elephants' is the story of Jacob, a veterinary student who joins the circus after his parents' tragic deaths. There, he falls in love with Marlena, the wife of the circus' owner. The film version of 'Water for Elephants' will be released on April 22. To warm up, here are some of our favorite touching and romantic quotes from the novel.