I am never long, even in the society of her I love, without yearning for the company of my lamp and my library.
I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear.
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.
Perfect love is the most beautiful of all frustrations because it is more than one can express.
Grief and sadness knits two hearts in closer bonds that happiness ever can; and common sufferings are far stronger than common joys.
The difference between the love of a man and the love of a woman is that a man will always give reasons for loving, but a woman gives no reasons for loving.
All love shifts and changes. I don't know if you can be wholeheartedly in love all the time.
You know what charm is: a way of getting the answer yes without having asked any clear question.
What we have once enjoyed we can never lose. All that we love deeply becomes a part of us.
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 composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
A woman should soften but not weaken a man.
Love doesn't need reason. It speaks from the irrational wisdom of the heart.
If there is such a thing as a good marriage, it is because it resembles friendship rather than love.
To love one that is great, is almost to be great one's self.
The real lover is the man who can thrill you by kissing your forehead or smiling into your eyes or just staring into space
Who, being loved, is poor?
A compliment is something like a kiss through a veil.
Loving once and only once is possible - anything is possible.
Love is the free exercise of choice. Two people love each other only when they are quite capable of living without each other but choose to live with each other.
Genuine love is volitional rather than emotional.