Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.
When you love you should not say, God is in my heart, but rather, I am in the heart of God. and think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course.
To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.
A woman is the only thing I am afraid of that I know will not hurt me.
Only one who loves can remember so well.
Real love is a permanently self-enlarging experience.
It is not the magnitude of our actions but the amount of love that is put into them that matters.
A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all other virtues.
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.
The lunatic, the lover, and the poet are of imagination all compact
We love the things we love for what they are.
It was the first time I was ever in love, and I learned a lot. Before that I'd never even thought about killing myself.
There is a woman at the begining of all great things.
If you don't love yourself, you cannot love others. You will not be able to love others. If you have no compassion for yourself then you are not able of developing compassion for others.
The greater the love, the greater the tragedy when it's over.
Perhaps the feelings that we experience when we are in love represent a normal state. Being in love shows a person who he should be.
Love is an untamed force. When we try to control it, it destroys us. When we try to imprison it, it enslaves us. When we try to understand it, it leaves us feeling lost and confused.
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.
All I am, or can be, I owe to my angel mother.
Love, whether newly born, or aroused from a deathlike slumber, must always create sunshine, filling the heart so full of radiance, this it overflows upon the outward world.
The future for me is already a thing of the past -You were my first love and you will be my last