If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. And if they don't, they never were.
Before marriage, a girl has to make love to a man to hold him. After marriage, she has to hold him to make love to him.
Eternity is in love with the productions of time.
Perfect love is the most beautiful of all frustrations because it is more than one can express.
Love is a mutual self-giving which ends in self-recovery.
A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all other virtues.
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
Every heart sings a song, incomplete, until another heart whispers back. Those who wish to sing always find a song. At the touch of a lover, everyone becomes a poet.
Anyone who loves in the expectation of being loved in return is wasting their time.
Grief is the price we pay for love.
There is a woman at the begining of all great things.
Loving once and only once is possible - anything is possible.
Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind
I am never long, even in the society of her I love, without yearning for the company of my lamp and my library.
Love possesses not nor will it be possessed, for love is sufficient unto love.
Love would never leave us alone.
We are never so defenseless against suffering as when we love.
Despite my thirty years of research into the feminine soul, I have not been able to answer... the great question that has never been answered: what does a woman want?
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.
If a thing loves, it is infinite.
Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.