Love is not consolation. It is light.
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.
Do not think that love in order to be genuine has to be extraordinary. What we need is to love without getting tired. Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.
Genuine love is volitional rather than emotional.
Selfishness is one of the qualities apt to inspire love.
But I do love thee! and when I love thee not, Chaos is come again.
I always think that the best way to know God is to love many things.
So, I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you.
It was the first time I was ever in love, and I learned a lot. Before that I'd never even thought about killing myself.
There is nothing more truly artistic than to love people.
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.
When you love you should not say, God is in my heart, but rather, I am in the heart of God. and think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course.
Whoever loves much, performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.
If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. And if they don't, they never were.
I'm selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can't handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don't deserve me at my best.
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
Never pretend to a love which you don't actually feel, for love is not ours to command.
I have seen only You, I have admired only You, I desire only You
Perhaps the feelings that we experience when we are in love represent a normal state. Being in love shows a person who he should be.
Love is a mutual self-giving which ends in self-recovery.
Women are still in emotional bondage as long as we need to worry that we might have to make a choice between being heard and being loved.