People over the ages have had a lot to say on this, the most treasured and possibly painful human emotion.
Showing 37 through 61 of 61 quotations in this category.
"The mind has a thousand eyes, And the heart but one; Yet the light of a whole life dies, When love is done."
"I am two fools, I know,
"Trouble is part of your life -- if you don't share it, you don't give the person who loves you a chance to love you enough."
"To fall in love is easy, even to remain in it is not difficult; our human loneliness is cause enough. But it is a hard quest worth making to find a comrade through whose steady presence one becomes steadily the person one desires to be."
"Love is all we have, the only way that each can help the other."
"If you fear nothing, you love nothing. If you love nothing, what joy can there be in life?"
"Marriage is the alliance of two people, one of whom never remembers birthdays and the other never forgets them."
"Love and magic have a great deal in common. They enrich the soul, delight the heart. And they both take practice."
"Before I met my husband, I'd never fallen in love, though I'd stepped in it a few times."
"I love being married. It's so great to find that one special person you want to annoy for the rest of your life."
"Love is pleasure accompanied by the idea of an external cause, and hatred pain accompanied by the idea of an external cause."
"There is no fear in love; but perfect love casteth out fear."
"If you judge someone, you have no time to love them."
"Love is a canvas furnished by Nature and embroidered by imagination."
"If there is anything better than to be loved it is loving."
"Love built on beauty, soon as beauty, dies."
"Love is the child of illusion and the parent of disillusion."
"If the purpose of life is to fall in love with someone, then loving you is the purpose of my life."
"Real love is a pilgrimage. It happens when there is no strategy, but it is very rare because most people are strategists."
"Love is like quicksilver in the hand. Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it and it darts away."
"The rose speaks of love silently, in a language known only to the heart."
"Love is a perky elf dancing a merry little jig and then suddenly he turns on you with a miniature machine gun."
"There is no sincerer love than the love of food."
"Some people come into our lives, leave footprints on our hearts, and we are never the same."
"Just because an animal is large, it doesn't mean he doesn't want kindness; however big Tigger seems to be, remember that he wants as much kindness as Roo."