Whoso loves, believes the impossible.
– Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Love does not die easily. It is a living thing. It thrives in the face of all of life’s hazards, save one — neglect.
– James D. Bryden

Sometimes I wonder if men and women really suit each other. Perhaps they should live next door and just visit now and then.
– Katharine Hepburn

If I know what love is, it is because of you.
– Hermann Hesse

You know quite well, deep within you, that there is only a single magic, a single power, a single salvation…and that is called loving. Well, then, love your suffering. Do not resist it, do not flee from it. It is your aversion that hurts, nothing else.
– Hermann Hesse

You call it madness, but I call it love.
– Don Byas

The true beloveds of this world are in their lover’s eyes lilacs opening, ship lights, school bells, a landscape, remembered conversations, friends, a child’s Sunday, lost voices, one’s favorite suit, autumn and all seasons, memory, yes, it being the earth and water of existence, memory.
– Truman Capote

Love is a choice you make from moment to moment.
– Barbara De Angelis

You don’t develop courage by being happy in your relationships everyday. You develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging adversity.
– Barbara De Angelis

Love does not consist of gazing at each other, but in looking together in the same direction.
– Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Love is a condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.
– Robert Heinlein

I think we dream so we don’t have to be apart so long. If we’re in each others dreams, we can be together all the time.
– Hobbes

Tell me whom you love and I will tell you who you are.
– Houssaye

Love, I find, is like singing. Everybody can do enough to satisfy themselves, though it may not impress the neighbors as being very much.
– Zora Neale Hurston

The sage said, ‘The best thing is not to hate anyone, only to love. That is the only way out of it. As soon as you have forgiven those whom you hate, you have gotten rid of them. Then you have no reason to hate them; you just forget.
– Hazrat Inayat Khan

You learn to speak by speaking, to study by studying, to run by running, to work by working; and just so, you learn to love by loving. All those who think to learn in any other way deceive themselves.
– Saint Francis de Sales

Earth’s the right place for love. I don’t know where it’s likely to go better.
– Robert Frost

Where there is love there is life.
– Mohandas K. Gandhi

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