Love Isn’t Finding a Perfect Person
Life is the first gift, love is the second, and understanding the third.
– Marge Piercy
From where we are there is always a path toward love. What takes discipline is continually choosing that path.
– Jesse Pender
Failure is a judgment, an opinion. It stems from your fears, which can be eliminated by love — love for yourself, love for what you do, love for others, and love for your planet.
– Wayne Dyer
Trust your intuition and be guided by love.
– Charles Eisenstein
The sun will stand as your best man And whistle When you have found the courage To marry forgiveness When you have found the courage to marry Love.
– Hafiz of Persia
When thought is closed in caves, then love will show its roots in deepest hell.
– William Blake
Love doesn’t make the world go ’round; love is what makes the ride worthwhile.
– Franklin P. Jones
Throw your dreams into space like a kite, and you do not know what it will bring back: a new life, a new friend, a new love, a new country.
– Anais Nin
When all your desires are distilled You will cast just two votes: To love more, And be happy.
– Hafiz of Persia
The opposite of love is not hate, it’s indifference. The opposite of art is not ugliness, it’s indifference. The opposite of faith is not heresy, it’s indifference. And the opposite of life is not death, it’s indifference.
– Elie Wiesel
Pure love is a willingness to give without a thought of receiving anything in return.
– Peace Pilgrim
It is better to be hated for what you are than loved for what you are not.
– Andre Gide
Love in organizations, then, is the most potent source of power we have available.
– Margaret J. Wheatley
You believe that a lover will bring you love, but it is your love that will bring you a lover.
– Alan Cohen
Spirituality is allowing compassion and love to flourish. When belongness begins, corruption ends.
– Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
Love isn’t finding a perfect person. It’s seeing an imperfect person perfectly.
– Sam Keen
The supreme happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved.
– Victor Hugo
Being heard is so close to being loved that for the average person they are almost indistinguishable.
– David Augsburger
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