Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.
Marriage brings one into fatal connection with custom and tradition, and traditions and customs are like the wind and weather, altogether incalculable.
Love to faults is always blind, always is to joy inclined. Lawless, winged, and unconfined, and breaks all chains from every mind.
It is good to love many things, for therein lies strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done with love is well done.
You know what charm is: a way of getting the answer yes without having asked any clear question.
We are never so defenseless against suffering as when we love.
The love of heaven makes one heavenly.
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.
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?
I have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love.
To say 'I love you' one must know first how to say the 'I'
Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none; be able for thine enemy rather in power than use; and keep thy friend under thine own life's key; be checked for silence, but never taxed for speech
To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.
Do not seek the because - in love there is no because, no reason, no explanation, no solutions.
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.
A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all other virtues.
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.
Sometimes, only one person is missing, and the whole world seems depopulated.
Where love rules, there is no will to power, and where power predominates, love is lacking. The one is the shadow of the other.
Never build your emotional life on the weaknesses of others.
We cannot do great things on this Earth, only small things with great love.