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Love is something like the clouds that were in the sky, Before the sun came out. You cannot touch the clouds, you know but you feel the rain and know How glad the flowers and the thirsty earth are to have it after a hot day. You cannot touch love either, But you feel the sweetness that it pours into everything.

Annie Sullivan

Love is substance; Lust, illusion. Only in the surge of passion do the two mingle in confusion.

Calvin Miller, The Singer Trilogy

Love is tears of joy, It’s the baptism of fingers. (L'amour, c'est larme de joie, C'est le baptême des doigts)

Charles de LEUSSE

Love is the first wisdom in life.

Sir Kristian Goldmund Aumann

Love is the life of humanity.

Emanuel Swedenborg, From the book "Divine Love and Wisdom" #1

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 triump of imagination over intelligence.

Henry Louis Mencken

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

Love is what you've been through with somebody.

James Grover Thurber

Love is winning the war without starting the war. (L'amour, c'est gagner la guerre sans commencer la guerre)

Charles de LEUSSE

Love makes the world go round but money pays for the trip.

Tom Zegan

Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don't know how to replenish it's source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and wounds it dies of weariness, of witherings, of tarnishings.

Anais Nin

Love rules the court, the camp, the grove, And men below, and saints above For love is heaven, and heaven is love.

Sir Walter Scott

Love softens the hardest edges of life's tumult.

Bryant McGill

Love your enemies just in case your friends turn out to be a bunch of bastards.

R. A. Dickson

Man must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression and retaliation. the foundation of such a method is love.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

May no gift be too small to give, nor too simple to receive, which is wrapped in thoughtfulness, and tied with love.

L. O. Baird

Meditation is listening the inner song. The song of Love, Peace and Light

Amit Ray

Meet everyone with utmost respect and heartfelt love.

Sir Kristian Goldmund Aumann

Men decide far more problems by hate, love, lust, rage, sorrow, joy, hope, fear, illusion, or some other inward emotion, than by reality, authority, any legal standard, judicial precedent, or statute.

Cicero

More love lacks causes, more its effects fill them. (Et plus l'amour manque de causes, Plus ses effets les remplissent)

Charles de LEUSSE

Most of you have been where I am tonight. The crash site of unrequited love. You ask yourself, How did I get here What was it about Was it her smile Was it the way she crossed her legs, the turn of her ankle, the poignant vulnerability of her slender wrists What are these elusive and ephemeral things that ignite passion in the human heart That's an age-old question. It's perfect food for thought on a bright midsummer's night.

Sybil Adelman

Much as we might wish to believe otherwise, universal love and the welfare of the species as a whole are concepts which simply do not make evolutionary sense.

Richard Dawkins

My favorite definition of Love comes from Holy Bible, interestingly - as follows: "Love is patient. Love is kind. Love does not envy. Love does not boast. Love is not proud. Love is not rude. Love is not self-seeking. Love is not easily angered. Love keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. Love always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.

Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate

My whole teaching consists of two words, meditation and love.

Osho

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