"You had the coldest eyes, and the softest touch."
— Adelleda, Alexisonfire, off their self-titled debut.
"This cactus reminds me of my sister... it's so full of spikes on the outside..."
— Ema Skye, Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney, "Rise from the Ashes"
"Leon was as cold as ice and kept himself away from others... But the truth is, he was kind, and had a heart that was warmer than anyone else's."
— Philia Felice, Tales of Destiny 2
Yesterday I cried
You must've been relieved to see the softer side
— Meredith Brooks, "Bitch"
Cyborg: Have you ever seen her this happy?
Beast Boy: Dude, I didn't know Raven could do happy.
— Teen Titans, "Nevermore"
Just remember in the winter
Far beneath the bitter snow
Lies the seed
That with the sun's love, in the spring
Becomes the rose
— The Rose by Bette Middler
"Thousands would have called him cold, and they would not have been wrong, precisely, but he also had a large heart. Holmes simply protected it better than most men do."
— John Watson: The Doctor's Case by Stephen King