Put your hand on a hot stove for a minute, and it seems like an hour. Sit with a pretty girl for an hour, and it seems like a minute. That's relativity.
The heart was made to be broken.
Those who intend on becoming great should love neither themselves nor their own things, but only what is just, whether it happens to be done by themselves or others.
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 you're in love when you can't fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.
I am not sure exactly what Heaven will be like. But I do know that when we die and if comes the time for God to judge us, He will not ask, 'How many good things have you done in your life?' Rather He will ask, 'How much love did you put into what you did?'
All happiness or unhappiness solely depends upon the quality of the object to which we are attached by love.
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.
Be careful of love. It'll twist your brain around and leave you thinking up is down and right is wrong.
There was a time, when I blamed my companion if his religion did not resemble mine. Now, however, my heart accepts every form....Love alone is my religion.
It is the stars, The stars above us, govern our conditions
Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.
Love is not consolation. It is light.
One who has loved truly can never lose entirely.
Love does not alter the beloved, it alters itself.
To love one that is great, is almost to be great one's self.
The extent of your consciousness is limited only by your ability to love and to embrace with your love the space around you, and all it contains.
Love is a promise, love is a souvenir, once given never forgotten, never let it disappear.
To say 'I love you' one must know first how to say the 'I'
Limited in his nature, infinite in his desire, man is a fallen god who remembers heaven.
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.