Grief and sadness knits two hearts in closer bonds that happiness ever can; and common sufferings are far stronger than common joys.
Love is a serious mental disease.
Put your hand on a hot stove for a minute, and it seems like an hour. Sit with a pretty girl for an hour, and it seems like a minute. That's relativity.
To love one that is great, is almost to be great one's self.
If a thing loves, it is infinite.
For all eternity, I forgive you and you forgive me.
We are never so defenseless against suffering as when we love.
The difference between the love of a man and the love of a woman is that a man will always give reasons for loving, but a woman gives no reasons for loving.
Eternity is in love with the productions of time.
Love seeketh not itself to please, nor for itself hath any care, but for another gives its ease, and builds a Heaven in Hell's despair.
Every heart sings a song, incomplete, until another heart whispers back. Those who wish to sing always find a song. At the touch of a lover, everyone becomes a poet.
There can be no deep disappointment where there is not deep love.
The heart will turn to a prune if love is always by the numbers. How will you know if someone really loves you if they only meet your expectations and not your needs?
Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.
If you don't love yourself, you cannot love others. You will not be able to love others. If you have no compassion for yourself then you are not able of developing compassion for others.
Love is too young to know what conscience is.
What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and love your family.
If you live to be a hundred, I want to live to be a hundred minus one day so I never have to live without you.
Some people care too much. I think it's called love.
Love is what carries you, for it is always there, even in the dark, or most in the dark, but shining out at times like gold stitches in a piece of embroidery.
One word, Frees us of all the weight and pain of life: That word is love.