Don't tell a woman she's pretty; tell her there's no other woman like her, and all roads will open to you
There can be no deep disappointment where there is not deep love.
But I do love thee! and when I love thee not, Chaos is come again.
Nothing can be loved or hated unless it is first understood.
Love is a promise, love is a souvenir, once given never forgotten, never let it disappear.
Love is an untamed force. When we try to control it, it destroys us. When we try to imprison it, it enslaves us. When we try to understand it, it leaves us feeling lost and confused.
To fall in love you have to be in the state of mind for it to take, like a disease.
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
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.
I am never long, even in the society of her I love, without yearning for the company of my lamp and my library.
The greater the love, the greater the tragedy when it's over.
To say 'I love you' one must know first how to say the 'I'
Love is the strongest force the world possesses and yet it is the humblest imaginable.
Grief and sadness knits two hearts in closer bonds that happiness ever can; and common sufferings are far stronger than common joys.
The very essence of romance is uncertainty.
Who could refrain that had a heart to love and in that heart courage to make love known?
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.
The only victory over love is flight.
We cannot do great things on this Earth, only small things with great love.
One who has loved truly can never lose entirely.
An archaeologist is the best husband a woman can have. The older she gets, the more interested he is in her.