Love Quotes

Baronne anne louise germaine necker de stal stal - we cease loving ourselves if no one loves us....
Samuel butler, erewhon (1872) - it has been said that the love of money is the...

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.
Marcus Aelius Aurelius
All doubt, despair, and fear become insignificant once the intention of life becomes love, rather than dependence on love.
Sri da Avabhas
If you had it all to do over, would you fall in love with yourself again?
Author Unknown
God, I don? t have great faith, but I can be faithful. My belief in you may be seasonal, but my faithfulness will not. I will follow in the way of Christ. I will act as though my life and the lives of others matter. I will love. I have no greater gift to offer than my life. Take it.
Real Live Preacher, RealLivePreacher. com Weblog, December 26, 2002

Robert j. ringe - people say they love truth, but in reality they...
Love: two minds without a single thought.
Philip Barry
The first thing a girl hopes for from the garden of love is at least one carat.
S. S. Biddle
The gods never let us love and be wise at the same time.
Publilius Syrus
Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love.
George Eliot
Envy, among other ingredients, has a mixture of love of justice in it. We are more angry at undeserved than at deserved good fortune.
William Hazlitt
I remember a time when everybody I loved hated me because I hated them. - Letter to Stuart Sutcliffe circa 1960.
John Lennon
We always believe our first love is our last, and our last love our first.
George John Whyte - Melville
If you were to destroy in mankind the belief in immortality, not only love but every living force maintaining the life of the world would at once be dried up. Moreover, nothing then would be immoral, everything would be permissible, even cannibalism.
Brothers Karamazov, Pt 1, Bk i, Ch 6
Love, unrequited, robs me of my rest Love, hopeless love, my ardent soul encumbers Love, nightmare - Like, lies heavy on my chest, And weaves itself into my midnight slumbers.
William S. Gilbert
To be interested in the changing seasons is a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
George Santayana
There is no reciprocity. Men love women, women love children, children love hamsters.
Alice Thomas Ellis
Accept what people offer. Drink their milkshakes. Take their love.
Wally Lam
Love, with very young people, is a heartless business. We drink at that age from thirst, or to get drunk it is only later in life that we occupy ourselves with the individuality of our wine.
Emily Elizabeth Dickinson
Civilization is a stream with banks. The stream is sometimes filled with blood from people killing, stealing, shouting and doing the things historians usually record, while on the banks, unnoticed, people build homes, make love, raise children, sing song.
Will Durant
Lots of people are willing to die for the person they love, which is a pity, for it is a much grander thing to live for that person.
Jason Hurst
Great art is as irrational as great music. It is mad with its own loveliness.
George Jean Nathan
We cannot really love anybody with whom we never laugh.
Agnes Repplier, Americans and Others, 1912
The reason men oppose progress is not that they hate progress, but that they love inertia.
Elbert Hubbard
I know of only one duty, and that is to love.
Albert Camus
Passion is the source of our finest moments, the joy of love, the clarity of hatred, and the ectasy of grief.
Ty King, Written for Buffy the Vampire Slayer, episode Passion, voice over by David Boreanaz
In Italy for thirty years under the Borgias they had warfare, terror, murder and bloodshed but they produced Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci and the Renaissance. In Switzerland, they had brotherly love they had five hundred years of democracy and peace and what did that produce The cuckoo clock.
Orson Welles
The road to true love never did run smooth.
Shakespeare
I love you the more that I believe you have liked me for my own sake and for nothing else.
John Keats
A man does not die of love or his liver or even of old age he dies of being a man.
Miguel de Unamuno
If you fear nothing, you love nothing. If you love nothing, what joy can there be in life?
Unknown
You call it madness, but I call it love.
Don Byas
What is done out of love always takes place beyond good and evil.
Friedrich Nietzsche, Beyond Good and Evil, Aphorism 153
Anyone can be passionate, but it takes real lovers to be silly.
Rose Dorothy Franken
Love is like pi - Natural, irrational, and very important.
Lisa Hoffman
We have enough religion to hate each other, but not enough to love each other.
Jonathan Swift
Love is an attempt at penetrating another being, but it can only succeed if the surrender is mutual.
Otavio Paz, The Labyrinth of Solitude (1950)
Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.
Roland, "The Last Gunslinger".
What is love? As far as I can tell, is is passion, admiration, and respect. If you have two, you have enough. If you have all three, you dont have to die to go to heaven.
William Wharton