Love lieth deep; Love dwells not in lip-depths.
Love lieth deep; Love dwells not in lip-depths;
Love laps his wings on either side the heart
Absorbing all the incense of sweet thoughts,
So that they pass not to the shrine of sound.
If our love is only a will to possess, it is not love.
The opposite of love is not hate. It is fear.
Love is a connection that can only be cultivated between two people when it exists within each one of them -- we can only love others as much as we love ourselves.
Yes, I am imperfect and vulnerable and sometimes afraid, but that doesn't change the truth that I am also brave and worthy of love and belonging.
If we don't allow ourselves to experience joy and love, we will definitely miss out on filling our reservoir with what we need when... hard things happen.
Those who feel lovable, who love, and who experience belonging simply believe they are worthy of love and belonging. I often say that Wholeheartedness is like the North Star: We never really arrive, but we certainly know if we're headed in the right direction.
Here's what is truly at the heart of wholeheartedness: Worthy now, not if, not when, we're worthy of love and belonging now. Right this minute. As is.
The heart has its own language. The heart knows a hundred thousand ways to speak.
How bold one gets when one is sure of being loved.
Don't just love a person for the image, idea or concept of them, but love them for every fantastically weird and twisted details that makes them up.
Take into account that great love and great achievements involve great risk.
Shame, blame, disrespect, betrayal, and the withholding of affection damage the roots from which love grows. Love can only survive these injuries if they are acknowledged, healed and rare.
The love for all living creatures is the most noble attribute of man.
A thousand half-loves must be forsaken to take one whole heart home.
Love is the bridge between you and everything.
Let us learn to live with kindness, to love everyone, even when they do not love us.
To love ourselves and support each other in the process of becoming real is perhaps the greatest single act of daring greatly.
Don't wait for someone to bring you flowers. Plant your own garden and decorate your own soul.
A man who loves himself takes the first step towards real love.
Be kind to yourself. If you won't, who will?
Never doubt that you are valuable and powerful and deserving of every chance in the world to pursue your dreams.
Love yourself. Love the world. There is no power stronger than love.
Our soul is governed by four invisible forces: love, death, power and time.
Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.
Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.".
Love the life you live. Live the life you love.
Love begins with a smile, grows with a kiss, and ends with a teardrop.
Love is eternal, the aspect may change, but not the essence.
Love is eternal -- the aspect may change, but not the essence. There is the same difference in a person before and after he is in love as there is in an unlighted lamp and one that is burning. The lamp was there and was a good lamp, but now it is shedding light too, and that is its real function. And love makes one calmer about many things, and that way, one is more fit for one's work.
Hatred paralyzes life; love releases it. Hatred confuses life; love harmonizes it. Hatred darkens life; love illuminates it.
When we feel love and kindness toward others, it not only makes others feel loved and cared for, but it helps us also to develop inner happiness and peace.
Remember that the best relationship is one in which your love for each other exceeds your need for each other.
When you trip over love, it is easy to get up. But when you fall in love, it is impossible to stand again.
I am weird, you are weird. Everyone in this world is weird. One day two people come together in mutual weirdness and fall in love.
When someone loves you, the way they talk about you is different. You feel safe and comfortable.
Love is just a word, but you bring it definition.
To be brave is to love unconditionally without expecting anything in return.
To be brave is to love someone unconditionally, without expecting anything in return. To just give. That takes courage, because we don't want to fall on our faces or leave ourselves open to hurt.
Love as a power can go anywhere. It isn't sentimental. It doesn't have to be pretty, yet it doesn't deny pain.
The supreme happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved.
The supreme happiness of life is the conviction that one is loved; loved for oneself, or better yet, loved despite oneself.
To say I love you one must first be able to say the I.
There came a time when the risk to remain tight in the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
Life's greatest happiness is to be convinced we are loved.
Life is the flower for which love is the honey.
The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved; loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.
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.
Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs.
They do not love that do not show their love.
They do not love that do not show their love. The course of true love never did run smooth. Love is familiar. Love is a devil. There is no evil angel but Love.
A pity beyond all telling is hid in the heart of love.
I am in you and you in me, mutual in divine love.
To be capable of steady friendship or lasting love, are the two greatest proofs, not only of goodness of heart, but of strength of mind.
Loving people live in a loving world. Hostile people live in a hostile world. Same world.
A loving heart is the beginning of all knowledge.
The things that we love tell us what we are.
Well-ordered self-love is right and natural.
I think the perfection of love is that it's not perfect.
They say a person needs just three things to be truly happy in this world: someone to love, something to do, and something to hope for.
Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me.
The feeling of friendship is like that of being comfortably filled with roast beef; love, like being enlivened with champagne.
This is love: to fly toward a secret sky, to cause a hundred veils to fall each moment. First to let go of life. Finally, to take a step without feet.
Let the beauty of what you love be what you do.
Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.
Sex without love is merely healthy exercise.
Love is an endless mystery, for it has nothing else to explain it.
He who says o'er much I love not is in love.
Love is a thing that is full of cares and fears.
If you want to be loved, be lovable.
Love is the joy of the good, the wonder of the wise, the amazement of the Gods.
The first duty of love is to listen.
Love and kindness go hand in hand.
Let us always meet each other with a smile, for the smile is the beginning of love.
A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.
If you have only one smile in you give it to the people you love.
If you have only one smile in you, give it to the people you love. Don't be surly at home then go out in the street and start grinning 'Good Morning' at total strangers.
Man must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression and retaliation. The foundation of such a method is love.
I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear.
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
Now, what really makes a teacher is love for the human child; for it is love that transforms the social duty of the educator into the higher consciousness of a mission.
Love is space and time measured by the heart.
Adapt yourself to the things among which your lot has been cast and love sincerely the fellow creatures with whom destiny has ordained that you shall live.
Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.
A coward is incapable of exhibiting love; it is the prerogative of the brave.
In matters of the heart, nothing is true except the improbable.
Money can buy you a fine dog, but only love can make him wag his tail.
Love and doubt have never been on speaking terms.
Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.
Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.
Love isn't something you find. Love is something that finds you.
Love will find a way through paths where wolves fear to prey.
Men love in haste, but they detest at leisure.
Love who you are, embrace who you are. Love yourself. When you love yourself, people can kind of pick up on that: they can see confidence, they can see self-esteem, and naturally, people gravitate towards you.