Friday, July 10, 2009

Quotes on Love...

Quotes on Love

"Love consists in this, that two solitudes protect
and touch and greet each other."
- Rainer Maria Rilke
"The love we give away is the only love we keep."
- Elbert Hubbard
"I like to not only be loved, but to be told that I am loved."
- George Elliot
"Habit causes love."
- A Latin Proverb
"To love is to take delight in the happiness of another,
or, what amounts to the same thing, it is to account
another's happiness one's own."
- Gottfried Leibniz
“To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.”
- David Viscott
"Love is not blind - it sees more, not less.
But because it sees more, it is willing to see less."
- Julins Bordon
"You don't ever have to do anything sensational
to love and be loved."
- Fred Rogers
"Love is love. All, everything that I understand,
I understand only because I love. Everything is,
everything exists, only because I love."
- Leo Tolstoy
“Love doesn't make the world go 'round.
Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.”
- Franklin P. Jones
“To love abundantly is to live abundantly,
and to love forever is to live forever.”
- Henry Drummond
"I have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts,
there can be no more hurt, only more love."
- Mother Teresa
"The most important things to do in the world are
to get something to eat, something to drink,
and somebody to love you."
– Brendan Behan
dedicated to J.
I'll always love you.


  1. These are wonderful...curious if anything or anyone inspired you to choose love this time.

    Nancy ; )

  2. These are great quotes. I've already found some of them myself. A recent Vagabond Jotting has "If you're in love, be adventuresone about it." Written from experience.



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