Anyone who loves in the expectation of being loved in return is wasting their time.
If a thing loves, it is infinite.
It is good to love many things, for therein lies strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done with love is well done.
Only he who accepts clashes and conflicts in life, loves life.
Only one who loves can remember so well.
The heart will turn to a prune if love is always by the numbers. How will you know if someone really loves you if they only meet your expectations and not your needs?
The higher animals are in a sense drawn into Man when he loves them and makes them (as he does) much more nearly human than they would otherwise be.
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
Whoever loves becomes humble. Those who love have , so to speak , pawned a part of their narcissism.
Whoever loves much, performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.