Love does not alter the beloved, it alters itself.
We loved with a love that was more than love.
If there is such a thing as a good marriage, it is because it resembles friendship rather than love.
Do you have to have a reason for loving?
Love is what we are born with. Fear is what we have learned here. The spiritual journey is the unlearning of fear and the acceptance of love back into our hearts.
Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.
Only married people understand you can be miserable and happy at the same time.
Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none; be able for thine enemy rather in power than use; and keep thy friend under thine own life's key; be checked for silence, but never taxed for speech
Dogs love their friends and bite their enemies, quite unlike people, who are incapable of pure love and always have to mix love and hate.
In the absence of love, we began slowly but surely to fall apart.
Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.
Nothing can be loved or hated unless it is first understood.
To say 'I love you' one must know first how to say the 'I'
Some people care too much. I think it's called love.
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.
A woman should soften but not weaken a man.
It is not the magnitude of our actions but the amount of love that is put into them that matters.
Don't forget to love yourself.
Love and work are the cornerstones of our humanness.
Love is the free exercise of choice. Two people love each other only when they are quite capable of living without each other but choose to live with each other.
Work is love made visible. And if you can't work with love, but only with distaste, it is better that you should leave your work and sit at the gate of the temple and take alms of the people who work with joy