Don't tell a woman she's pretty; tell her there's no other woman like her, and all roads will open to you
Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.
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.
Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.
If I love you, what business is it of yours?
Whoever loves becomes humble. Those who love have , so to speak , pawned a part of their narcissism.
If there is such a thing as a good marriage, it is because it resembles friendship rather than love.
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.
It is a curious thought, but it is only when you see people looking ridiculous that you realize just how much you love them.
A woman should soften but not weaken a man.
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.
Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive.
We can live without religion and meditation, but we cannot survive without human affection.
Nothing can be loved or hated unless it is first understood.
Love is too young to know what conscience is.
Love is the strongest force the world possesses and yet it is the humblest imaginable.
Never pretend to a love which you don't actually feel, for love is not ours to command.
I am never long, even in the society of her I love, without yearning for the company of my lamp and my library.
Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.
One is loved because one is loved. No reason is needed for loving.
Love and work are the cornerstones of our humanness.