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    Is there a saying in spanish that is similar to:
    It is better to have loved and lost than to never have loved at all.

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    Ms. Moonlight Gambler,

    Not really. Most Spanish refrains on the subject are negative,


    "Amor no correspondido tiempo perdido"

    "Amor, viento y ventura, poco dura"

    "Es dificil vivir sin amor, pero es más dificil amar"



    There are a few exceptions,

    "Más vale riqueza de corazón que riqueza de posesión"


    Source: http://www.ciao.es/Refranes__Opinion_908179

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    I have heard pretty much exactly that in Spanish!!!

    "Mejor amar y perder que nunca haber amado"

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    "Es mejor haber amado y perdido que nunca haber amado"
    Realmente, el destino del mundo depende, en primer lugar, de los estadistas y, en segundo lugar, de los intérpretes.
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    I agree with Sandra T.

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