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
In the absence of love, we began slowly but surely to fall apart.
Love is not consolation. It is light.
In real life, love has to be possible. Even if it is not returned right away, love can only survive when the hope exists that you will be able to win over the person you desire.
Limited in his nature, infinite in his desire, man is a fallen god who remembers heaven.
Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.
Teach not thy lip such scorn, for it was made For kissing, lady, not for such contempt.
We are not held back by the love we didn't receive in the past, but by the love we're not extending in the present.
I am never long, even in the society of her I love, without yearning for the company of my lamp and my library.
You know what charm is: a way of getting the answer yes without having asked any clear question.
Love is the enchanted dawn of every heart.
Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind
Love would never leave us alone.
Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together,but do so with all your heart.
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 you truly loved yourself, you could never hurt another.
Selfishness is one of the qualities apt to inspire love.
Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, and a touch that never hurts.
When we love, we always strive to become better than we are. When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too.
Only married people understand you can be miserable and happy at the same time.
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.