You know you're in love when you can't fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.
Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive.
Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, and a touch that never hurts.
Love is of all passions the strongest, for it attacks simultaneously the head, the heart and the senses.
Love is a serious mental disease.
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?
There is a woman at the begining of all great things.
A mother's arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them.
Love does not alter the beloved, it alters itself.
We are never so defenseless against suffering as when we love.
Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.
To find yourself, think for yourself.
A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all other virtues.
You must remember to love people and use things, rather than to love things and use people.
If you truly loved yourself, you could never hurt another.
Nothing can be loved or hated unless it is first understood.
I am never long, even in the society of her I love, without yearning for the company of my lamp and my library.
Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. And if they don't, they never were.
Grief and sadness knits two hearts in closer bonds that happiness ever can; and common sufferings are far stronger than common joys.
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.