Favorite Selections from

The heart has its reasons which reason knows not of. - Pascal

To live without loving is not really to live. - Moliere

Greater is he who acts from love than he who acts from fear. - Simeon Ben Eleazar

And think not you can guide the course of love. For love, if it finds you worthy, shall guide your course. - Kahlil Gibran

The bravest are the tenderest. The loving are the daring. - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

One man all by himself is nothing. Two people who belong together make a world. - Hans Margolius

No time of life is so beautiful as the early days of love, when with every meeting, every glance, one fetches something new home to rejoice over. - Soren Kierkegaard

He whom love touches not walks in darkness. - Plato

Tell me who you love, and I'll tell you who you are. - Creole proverb

You learn to speak by speaking, to study by studying, to run by running, to work by working; and just so you learn to love God and man by loving. Begin as a mere apprentice and the very power of love will lead you on to become a master of the art. - St. Francis De Sales

Those who love deeply never grow old; they may die of old age, but they die young. - A.W. Pinero

Two human loves make one divine. - Elizabeth Barrett Browning

May they who love you be like the sun when it rises in its strength. - The Bible, Judges 5:31

We've grown to be one soul - two parts; our lives so intertwined that when some passion stirs your heart, I feel the quake in mine. - Gloria Gaither

Between whom there is hearty truth, there is love. - Henry David Thoreau

Let us love, not in word or speech, but in truth and action. - The Bible, 1 John 3:18 NRSV

Love cures people - both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.  - Karl Menninger

Love is a force that connects us to every strand of the universe, an unconditional state that characterizes human nature, a form of knowledge that is always there for us if only we can open ourselves to it. - Emily H. Sell

Nothing in the world is single; All things by law divine In one spirit mix and mingle. Why not I with thine?  - Percy Shelley

Love is infallible; it has no errors, for all errors are the want of love. - William Law

Love is the ability and willingness to allow those that you care for to be what they choose for themselves without any insistence that they satisfy you.  - Wayne Dyer

Love possesses not nor would it be possessed; For love is sufficient unto love. - Kahlil Gibran

Immature love says "I love you because I need you." Mature love says "I need you because I love you." - Erich Fromm

Love is not love Which alters when it alteration finds. - William Shakespeare

Love rules without rules. (Amore regge senza legge.) - Italian proverb

When one loves somebody, everything is clear - where to go, what to do - it all takes care of itself and one doesn't have to ask anybody about anything. - Maxim Gorky

Love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking together in the same direction. - Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Relationships are like Rome. Difficult to start out, incredible during the prosperity of the 'Golden Age', and unbearable during the fall. Then, a new kingdom will come along and the whole process will repeat itself until you come across a kingdom like Egypt...that thrives, and continues to flourish. This kingdom will become your best friend, your soulmate, and your love. - Helen

Let us always greet each other with a smile for the smile is the beginning of love. - Mother Teresa

Love is an act of faith, and whoever is of little faith is also of little love. - Erich Fromm

The honorary duty of a human being is to love. - Maya Angelou

Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that. - Martin Luther King Jr.

There is no remedy for love but to love more. - Henry David Thoreau

Love yourself first, and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world. - Lucille Ball

Love is space and time made perceptible to the heart. - Marcel Proust

The greatest thing you'll ever learn is just to love and be loved in return. - Eden Ahbez

It is love alone that gives worth to all things. - Teresa of Avila