If there is such a thing as a good marriage, it is because it resembles friendship rather than love.
Grief and sadness knits two hearts in closer bonds that happiness ever can; and common sufferings are far stronger than common joys.
He whom love touches not walks in darkness
Anyone who loves in the expectation of being loved in return is wasting their time.
The heart was made to be broken.
I finally understood what true love meant...love meant that you care for another person's happiness more than your own, no matter how painful the choices you face might be.
Limited in his nature, infinite in his desire, man is a fallen god who remembers heaven.
To fear love is to fear life, and those whose fear life are already three parts dead...
Speak low, if you speak love.
I believe that my life's gonna see the love I give returned to me.
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?
I swear by my life and my love of it that I will never live for the sake of another man, nor ask another man to live for mine.
The flowering of love is meditation.
To love one that is great, is almost to be great one's self.
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
As I grow to understand life less and less,
One is loved because one is loved. No reason is needed for loving.
The greater the love, the greater the tragedy when it's over.
Love is too young to know what conscience is.
I'm selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can't handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don't deserve me at my best.
We can live without religion and meditation, but we cannot survive without human affection.