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.
Genuine love is volitional rather than emotional.
To fall in love you have to be in the state of mind for it to take, like a disease.
Who could refrain that had a heart to love and in that heart courage to make love known?
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
Love, whether newly born, or aroused from a deathlike slumber, must always create sunshine, filling the heart so full of radiance, this it overflows upon the outward world.
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.
To love for the sake of being loved is human, but to love for the sake of loving is angelic.
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.
A loving heart is the truest wisdom.
Dogs love their friends and bite their enemies, quite unlike people, who are incapable of pure love and always have to mix love and hate.
So, I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you.
Love is the strongest force the world possesses and yet it is the humblest imaginable.
Only married people understand you can be miserable and happy at the same time.
Limited in his nature, infinite in his desire, man is a fallen god who remembers heaven.
I am not sure exactly what Heaven will be like. But I do know that when we die and if comes the time for God to judge us, He will not ask, 'How many good things have you done in your life?' Rather He will ask, 'How much love did you put into what you did?'
You know what charm is: a way of getting the answer yes without having asked any clear question.
Love and work are the cornerstones of our humanness.
If there is such a thing as a good marriage, it is because it resembles friendship rather than love.
Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.
There was a time, when I blamed my companion if his religion did not resemble mine. Now, however, my heart accepts every form....Love alone is my religion.