The worst part of life is waiting. The best part of life is having someone worth waiting for.
It is seldom indeed that one parts on good terms, because if one were on good terms one would not part.
I become a waterwheel, turning and tasting you, as long as water moves.
Love is the immortal flow of energy that nourishes, extends and preserves. It's eternal goal is life.
A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.
John Lennon Mignon McLaughlin
Fortune and love favor the brave.
Joy is not in things, it is in us.
To know me is to love me.
Oh, love is real enough, you will find it someday, but it has one archenemy and that is life.
Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.
Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Let those love now who never loved before. Let those who always loved, now love the more.
It is impossible to repent of love. The sin of love does not exist.
If I had never met him, I would have dreamed him into being.
Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we can not live within.
A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle
Real love is a permanently self-enlarging experience.
M. Scott Peck
Love is like a blazing flame, golden and full of warmth.
Love starts with a smile, grows with a kiss and ends with a tear.
You were made perfectly to be loved - and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
O my's like a red, red rose. That's newly sprung in June, O my's like the melodie. That's sweetly play'd in tune.
Till I loved, I never lived, enough.
Love those who love you.
Love is not blind. It sees more and not less, but because it sees more it is willing to see less.
Love is an ideal thing, marriage a real thing, a confusion of the real with the ideal never goes unpunished.
We conceal it from ourselves in vain, we must always love something. In those matters seemingly removed from love, the feeling is secretly to be found, and man can not possibly live for a moment without it.
The heart has reasons that reason does not understand.
Jacques Benigne Bossuel
You make me want to be a better man. As good as it gets.
Love is a fruit in season at all times.
Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your good health has vanished.
The reduction of the universe to a single being, the expansion of a single being even to God, this is love.
The course of true love never did run smooth.
In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities.
From every human being there rises a light that reaches straight to heaven, and when two souls that are destined to be together find each other, the streams of light flow together and a single brighter light goes forth from that united being.
Ba'al Shem Tov
Love is that splendid triggering of human vitality, the supreme activity which nature affords anyone for going out of himself toward someone else.
Jose Ortega y Gasset
Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.
We are all born for love, it is the principle existence and it's only end.
My heart shall be thy garden.
What love we've given, we'll have forever. What love we fail to give, will be lost for all eternity.
The loving are the daring.
You owe me nothing for giving the love that I give. You owe me nothing for caring the way that I have. I give you thanks for receiving , it's my privilege, and you owe me nothing in return.
Love is the expansion of two natures in such fashion that each include the other, each is enriched by the other.
This was love at first sight, love everlasting, a feeling unknown, unhoped for, unexpected in so far as it could be a matter of conscious awareness, it took entire possession of him, and he understood, with joyous amazement, that this was for life.
Honor the ocean of love.
George de Benneville
Love is a verb.
Martin Luther King Jr.
The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts, of kindness and of love.
Romantic love is an illusion. Most of us discover this truth at the end of a love affair or else when the sweet emotions of love lead us into marriage and then turn down their flames.
Immature love says, I love you because I need you. Mature love says, I need you because I love you.
A bizarre sensation pervades a relationship of pretense. No truth seems true. A simple morning's greeting and response appear loaded with innuendo and fraught with implications. Each nicety becomes more sterile and each withdrawal more permanent.
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Come live in my heart and pay no rent.
Love is a great beautifier.
Louisa May Alcott
Love is friendship set on fire.
To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.
Love reminds you that nothing else matters.
For Love is Immortality.
Love is patient and kind, love is not jealous or boastful, it is not arrogant or rude. Love does not insist on its own way, it is not irritable or resentful, it does not rejoice at wrong, but rejoices in the right. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things.
Love is the irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.
Did my heart love'til now ? Foreswear its sight, for I never saw true beauty'til this night.
Love is the only rational act.
It is love alone that gives worth to all things.
Santa Teresa de Jesus
All love is sweet, given or returned.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
The sweetest joy, the wildest woe is love.
Love knows no bounds.
There is no disguise which can hide love for long where it exists, or simulate it where it does not.
To laugh often and love much, to appreciate beauty, to find the best in others, to give one's self, this is to have succeeded.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nothing is worth more than this day.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
The passionate are like men standing on their heads, they see all things the wrong way.
The more I love myself the better I am able to love you.
Only love interests me, and I am only in contact with things that revolve around love.
I love you for what you are, but I love you yet more for what you are going to be. I love you not so much for your realities as for your ideals. I pray for your desires that they may be great, rather than for your satisfactions, which may be so hazardously little. You are going forward toward something great. I am on the way with you, and therefore I love you.
Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.
Henri Frederic Amiel
It is the true season of love when we know that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
Love conquers all things, let us too surrender to love.
If you judge people, you have no time to love them.
If you love someone, set them free.
Love like you'll never be hurt.
The giving of love is an education in itself.
Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit.
Marriage is a door which looks out upon a beautiful view. As that door is opened and the horizon unfolds before you, know that nothing is sweeter than the warmth of one hand within another.
To live is like to love, all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it.
Truly loving another means letting go of all expectations. It means full acceptance, even celebration of another's personhood.
It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness, it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it.
Christian Nestell Bovee
In our life there is a single color, as on an artist's palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.
Love, the irresistable desire to be irresistibly desired.
Love's greatest gift is its ability to make everything it touches sacred.
Barbara De Angelis
The first duty of love is to listen.
Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war, love is a growing up
Hearts are not had as a gift but hearts are earned.
William Butler Yeats
Love consists in this, that two solitudes protect and touch and greet each other.
Rainer Maria Rilke
Love works in miracles every day, such as weakening the strong, and stretching the weak , making fools of the wise, and wise men of fools , favoring the passions, destroying reason, and in a word, turning everything topsy-turvy.
Marguerite De Valois
To be in love is merely to be in a state of perpetual anesthesia. To mistake an ordinary young man for a greek god or an ordinary young woman for a goddess.
Came but for friendship, and took away love.
My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.
That love is all there is is all we know of love.
Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.
I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.
Something happened to me. It was the sweetest thing that ever could be. It was a fantasy a dream come true, it was the day I met you !
Nuptial love makes mankind, friendly love perfects it, but wanton love corrupts and debases it.
Love is everything it's cracked up to be. It really is worth fighting for, being brave for, risking everything for.