Forgiveness is the final form of love.
Forgiveness is the final form of love.
How absurd and delicious it is to be in love with somebody younger than yourself. Everybody should try it.
The opposite of love is not hate, it’s indifference.
I guess I have always been deeply terrified to really be someone’s wife since I know from life one cannot love another, ever, really.
If thou desire the love of God and man, be humble, for the proud heart, as it loves none but itself, is beloved of none but itself. Humility enforces where neither virtue, nor strength, nor reason can prevail.
Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.
If you live to be a hundred, I want to live to be a hundred minus one day so I never have to live without you.
Love feels no burden, thinks nothing of trouble, attempts what is above its strength, pleads no excuse of impossibility for it thinks all things lawful for itself, and all things possible.
Love begins at home, and it is not how much we do… but how much love we put in that action.
Love and kindness are never wasted. They always make a difference. They bless the one who receives them, and they bless you, the giver.
One is loved because one is loved. No reason is needed for loving.
We are never so defensless against suffering as when we love.
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.
If you find someone you love in your life, then hang on to that love.
All my life, my heart has yearned for a thing I cannot name.
As selfishness and complaint pervert the mind, so love with its joy clears and sharpens the vision.
However rare true love may be, it is less so than true friendship.
All brave men love for he only is brave who has affections to fight for, whether in the daily battle of life, or in physical contests.
The foundation stones for a balanced success are honesty, character, integrity, faith, love and loyalty.
There is no scarcity of opportunity to make a living at what you love there’s only scarcity of resolve to make it happen.
Mothers are the people who love us for no good reason. And those of us who are mothers know it’s the most exquisite love of all.
If you could only love enough, you could be the most powerful person in the world.
You are precisely as big as what you love and precisely as small as what you allow to annoy you.
Love is like a faucet, it turns off and on.
Don’t do anything by half. If you love someone, love them with all your soul. When you go to work, work your ass off. When you hate someone, hate them until it hurts.
The game of basketball has been everything to me. My place of refuge, place I’ve always gone where I needed comfort and peace. It’s been the site of intense pain and the most intense feelings of joy and satisfaction. It’s a relationship that has evolved over time, given me the greatest respect and love for the game.
If thou must love me, let it be for naught except for love’s sake only.
You should hurry up and acquire the cigar habit. It’s one of the major happinesses. And so much more lasting than love, so much less costly in emotional wear and tear.
When we ask for love, we don’t ask others to be fair to us-but rather to care for us, to be considerate of us. There is a world of difference here between demanding justice… and begging or pleading for love.
Christmas in Bethlehem. The ancient dream: a cold, clear night made brilliant by a glorious star, the smell of incense, shepherds and wise men falling to their knees in adoration of the sweet baby, the incarnation of perfect love.
The love of family and the admiration of friends is much more important than wealth and privilege.
I’m not claiming divinity. I’ve never claimed purity of soul. I’ve never claimed to have the answers to life. I only put out songs and answer questions as honestly as I can… But I still believe in peace, love and understanding.
I see when men love women. They give them but a little of their lives. But women when they love give everything.