Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.
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
Jesus said love one another. He didn't say love the whole world.
Love is what we are born with. Fear is what we have learned here. The spiritual journey is the unlearning of fear and the acceptance of love back into our hearts.
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.
We love the things we love for what they are.
In the absence of love, we began slowly but surely to fall apart.
Grief is the price we pay for love.
To love one that is great, is almost to be great one's self.
Love seeketh not itself to please, nor for itself hath any care, but for another gives its ease, and builds a Heaven in Hell's despair.
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.
Where love rules, there is no will to power, and where power predominates, love is lacking. The one is the shadow of the other.
Love does not alter the beloved, it alters itself.
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.
Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.
We loved with a love that was more than love.
We are never so defenseless against suffering as when we love.
If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. And if they don't, they never were.
Only one who loves can remember so well.
A mother's arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them.
To say 'I love you' one must know first how to say the 'I'