Those who intend on becoming great should love neither themselves nor their own things, but only what is just, whether it happens to be done by themselves or others.
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.
In real life, love has to be possible. Even if it is not returned right away, love can only survive when the hope exists that you will be able to win over the person you desire.
There is a woman at the begining of all great things.
The lunatic, the lover, and the poet are of imagination all compact
All love shifts and changes. I don't know if you can be wholeheartedly in love all the time.
I am never long, even in the society of her I love, without yearning for the company of my lamp and my library.
Never pretend to a love which you don't actually feel, for love is not ours to command.
The love of heaven makes one heavenly.
There was a time, when I blamed my companion if his religion did not resemble mine. Now, however, my heart accepts every form....Love alone is my religion.
We can live without religion and meditation, but we cannot survive without human affection.
I don't know that love changes. People change. Circumstances change.
Never build your emotional life on the weaknesses of others.
Jesus said love one another. He didn't say love the whole world.
Marriage brings one into fatal connection with custom and tradition, and traditions and customs are like the wind and weather, altogether incalculable.
A mother's love for her child is like nothing else in the world. It knows no law, no pity. It dares all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its path.
Anyone who loves in the expectation of being loved in return is wasting their time.
Blessed are the hearts that can bend; they shall never be broken.
Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy to a friend.
A woman who would steal your love when your love is all you really have isnt much of a woman.
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?