Love possesses not nor will it be possessed, for love is sufficient unto love.
Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.
Love does not alter the beloved, it alters itself.
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.
Love is a mutual self-giving which ends in self-recovery.
Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive.
I swear by my life and my love of it that I will never live for the sake of another man, nor ask another man to live for mine.
All love shifts and changes. I don't know if you can be wholeheartedly in love all the time.
I have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love.
Love is a promise, love is a souvenir, once given never forgotten, never let it disappear.
If there is such a thing as a good marriage, it is because it resembles friendship rather than love.
Selfishness is one of the qualities apt to inspire love.
The magic of first love is our ignorance that it can ever end.
One who has loved truly can never lose entirely.
Close your eyes and I'll kiss you, Tomorrow I'll miss you.
Whoever loves much, performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.
Marriage brings one into fatal connection with custom and tradition, and traditions and customs are like the wind and weather, altogether incalculable.
If you truly loved yourself, you could never hurt another.
It is the stars, The stars above us, govern our conditions
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.
A mother's arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them.