It is a curious thought, but it is only when you see people looking ridiculous that you realize just how much you love them.
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.
Love is a mutual self-giving which ends in self-recovery.
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?'
It is the stars, The stars above us, govern our conditions
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.
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.
If I love you, what business is it of yours?
We loved with a love that was more than love.
Love is like a flower-you've got to let it grow.
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.
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 lunatic, the lover, and the poet are of imagination all compact
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.
The greater the love, the greater the tragedy when it's over.
Jesus said love one another. He didn't say love the whole world.
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?
Don't tell a woman she's pretty; tell her there's no other woman like her, and all roads will open to you
Never build your emotional life on the weaknesses of others.
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 have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love.