Love Quotes

Elbert hubbard - life in abundance comes only through great love....
Elizabeth cady stanton - love is the vital essence that pervades and...

Neither genius, fame, nor love show the greatness of the soul. Only kindness can do that.
Jean Babtiste Henri Lacordaire
Love is a perky elf dancing a merry little jig, and then suddenly he turns on you with a miniature machine gun.
Matt Groening
Love is substance; Lust, illusion. Only in the surge of passion do the two mingle in confusion.
Calvin Miller, The Singer Trilogy
True friends are those who really know you but love you anyway.
Edna Buchanan

William shakespeare, the merchant of venice, act ii scene 6 - but love is blind and lovers cannot see the...
I can live without money, but I cannot live without love.
Judy Garland
The politician in my country seeks votes, affection and respect, in that order. ... With few notable exceptions, they are simply men who want to be loved.
Edward R. Murrow
My mother loved children - - She would have given anything if I had been one.
Groucho Marx
If there is anything that keeps the mind open to angel visits, and repels the ministry of evil, it is pure human love.
N. P. Willis
The family seems to have two predominant functions to provide warmth and love in time of need and to drive each other insane.
Donald G. Smith
Love truth, and pardon error.
Voltaire
It is remarkable how similar the pattern of love is to the pattern of insanity.
Andy & Larry Wachowski, Merovingian - The Matrix Revolutions
Love thy neighbour as yourself, but choose your neighbourhood.
Louise Beal
She is not fair to outward view As many maidens be; Her loveliness I never knew Until she smiled on me; Oh! then I saw her eye was bright, A well of love, a spring of light.
Hartley Coleridge
Greater love hath no man than this, that he lay down his friends for his life.
Henry David Thoreau
Happiness is the china shop; love is the bull.
H. L. Mencken
First love is a kind of vaccination which saves a man from catching the complaint a second time.
Honore de Balzac
The perfect love affair is one which is conducted entirely by post.
George Bernard Shaw
No greater love hath a man than he lay down his life for his brother. Not for millions, .. not for glory, not for fame. For one person, .. in the dark.. where no one will ever know.. or see.
J. Michael Straczynski, Babylon 5 (Television Series) "Comes the Inquisitor".
I hope you love birds too. It is economical. It saves going to heaven.
Emily Dickinson
Lord, make me an instrument of Your peace! Where there is hatred let me sow love; Where there is injury, pardon; Where there is doubt, faith; Where there is despair, hope; Where there is darkness, light; Where there is sadness, joy.
Saint Francis of Assisi, "Prayer of St Francis" (attributed)
Everything that I understand, I understand only because I love.
Leo Tolstoy
Love changes darkness into light and makes the heart take a wingless flight.
Helen Steiner Rice
A love of tradition has never weakened a nation, indeed it has strengthened nations in their hour of peril; but the new view must come, the world must roll forward.
Sir Winston Churchill, speech in the House of Commons, November 29, 1944
The man who suffers from a sense of sin is suffering from a particular kind of self - Love. In all this vast universe the thing that appears to him of most importance is that he himself should be virtuous. It is a grave defect in certain forms of traditional religion that they have encouraged this particular kind of self - Absorption.
Bertrand Russell, The Conquest of Happiness
You God have not only commanded continence, that is, from what things we are to restrain our love, but also justice, that is, on what we are to bestow our love.
Saint Augustine
If ye love wealth greater than liberty, the tranquility of servitude greater than the animating contest for freedom, go home from us in peace. We seek not your counsel nor your arms. Crouch down and lick the hand that feeds you and may posterity forget that ye were once our countrymen.
Samuel Adams
If you love someone, put their name in a circle because hearts can be broken, but circles never end.
Unknown
In the moment when I truly understand my enemy, understand him well enough to defeat him, then in that very moment I also love him.
Orson Scott Card
Love lives on hope, and dies when hope is dead It is a flame which sinks for lack of fuel.
Charles Caleb Colton
Friendship is love with understanding.
Author Unknown
Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.
Kahlil Gibran
I had learned to respect the intelligence, integrity, creativity and capacity for deep thought and hard work latent somewhere in every child they had learned that I differed from them only in years and experience, and that as I, an ordinary human being, loved and respected them, I expected payment in kind.
Sybil Marshall
All dope can do for you is kill you the long hard way. And it can kill the people you love right along with you.
Billie Holiday
The chimerical pursuit of perfection is always linked to some important deficiency, frequently the inability to love.
Bernard Grasset
Friendship often ends in love but love in friendship - - Never.
Albert Camus
Perhaps the mission of those who love mankind is to make people laugh at the truth, to make truth laugh, because the only truth lies in learning to free ourselves from insane passion for the truth.
Umberto Eco
Men decide far more problems by hate, love, lust, rage, sorrow, joy, hope, fear, illusion, or some other inward emotion, than by reality, authority, any legal standard, judicial precedent, or statute.
Cicero