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Love is the extra effort we make in our dealings with those whom we do not like and once you understand that, you understand all. This idea that love overtakes you is nonsense. This is but a polite manifestation of sex. To love another you have to undertake some fragment of their destiny.
– Pierre Corneille
Love is the extremely difficult realization that something other than oneself is real.
– Iris Murdoch
Love is the flower of life, and blossoms unexpectedly and without law, and must be plucked where it is found, and enjoyed for the brief hour of its duration.
– D. H. Lawrence
Love is the great miracle cure. Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives.
– Louise Hay
Love is the highest form of courage.
– Brandon A. Trean
Love is the immortal flow of energy that nourishes, extends and preserves. Its eternal goal is life.
– Smiley Blanton
Love is the irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.
– Robert Frost
Love is the life of humanity.
– Emanuel Swedenborg, From the book "Divine Love and Wisdom" #1
Love is the light of life; in marriage, it is the electricity bill.
– Vikrant Parsai
Love is the lubricant required in life.... everyone can do without it, but life seems smoother at times with it.
– Siddharth Astir
Love is the mistaken belief that one woman differs from another.
– Henry Louis Mencken
Love is the most difficult and dangerous form of courage. Courage is the most desperate, admirable and noble kind of love.
– Delmore Schwartz
Love is the only bow of life's dark cloud. It is the Morning and Evening Star. It shines upon the cradle of the babe, and sheds its radiance upon the quiet tomb. It is the Mother of Art, inspirer of poet, patriot, and philosopher. It is the air and light of every heart, builder of every home, kinder of every fire on every hearth, It was the first dream of immortality. It fills the world with melody. Love is the magician, the enchanter, that changes worthless things to joy, and makes right royal kings of common clay.
– Robert G. Ingersoll
Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into friend.
– Martin Luther King, Jr.
Love is the only way to grasp another human being in the innermost core of his personality.
– Victor Frankl
Love is the reason for it all.
– Dorothy Fields
Love is the rehearsal of Paradise.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Love is the strongest feeling a person can feel and to have the one you love, love you back is the greatest gift you could ever receive.
– Clairence Allen
Love is the strongest force the world possesses, and yet it is the Greatness of a road leading towards the unknown.
– Charles De Gaulle
Love is the total absence of fear. Love asks no questions. Its natural state is one of extension and expansion, not comparison and measurement.
– Gerald G. Jampolsky
Love is the triump of imagination over intelligence.
– Henry Louis Mencken
Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.
– H.L. Mencken
Love is the true means by which the world is enjoyed: our love to others, and others love to us.
– Thomas Traherne
Love is the very essence of life.
– Gordon B. Hinckley, Standing for Something
Love is the vital essence that pervades and permeates, from the center to the circumference, the graduating circles of all thought and action. Love is the talisman of human weal and woe--the open sesame to every soul.
– Elizabeth Cady Stanton

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