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The sweetest joy, the wildest woe is love.

Pearl Bailey

The test of a vocation is the love of the drudgery it involves.

Logan Pearsall Smith

The theater is the thing I love doing most.

Judi Dench

The things that will destroy America are prosperity-at-any-price, safety-first instead of duty-first, the love of soft living, and the get-rich-quick theory of life.

Theodore Roosevelt

The thought manifests as the word; The word manifests as the deed; The deed develops into habit; And habit hardens into character. So watch the thought and its ways with care, And let it spring from love Born out of concern for all beings.

The Buddha

The truth is, I love Firestar now as much as I ever did, and I’ll watch over him forever, knowing that he can never be mine. He belongs to Sandstorm and to ThunderClan. But my heart is his, and always will be.

Erin Hunter

The typical American of today has lost all the love of liberty, that his forefathers had, and all their disgust of emotion, and pride in self- reliance. He is led no longer by Davy Crocketts he is led by cheer leaders, press agents, word mongers, uplifters.

Henry Louis Mencken

The verb 'to love' in Persian is 'to have a friend.' 'I love you' translated literally is 'I have you as a friend,' and 'I don't like you' simply means 'I don't have you as a friend.'

Shusha Guppy

The very essence of love is uncertainty.

Oscar Wilde, The Importance of Being Ernest

The way taxes are, you might as well marry for love.

Joe E. Lewis

The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton

The way you let your hand rest in mine, my bewitching Sweetheart, fills me with happiness. It is the perfection of confiding love. Everything you do, the little unconscious things in particular, charms me and increases my sense of nearness to you, identification with you, till my heart is full to overflowing.

Woodrow Wilson

The wise man will love; all others will desire.

Afranius

The world has been deficient in true love. Yes! that's why, the world has never known peace at all. Believe you me, once the world is saturated with true love humanity will know or have peace like never before.

Emeasoba George

The world has been deficient of true love. Yes, that's why, the world has never known peace at all. Believe you me, once the world is saturated with true love humanity will know/have peace like never before.

Emeasoba George

The world is indeed full of peril, and in it there are many dark places; but still there is much that is fair; and though in all lands love is now mingled with grief, it grows perhaps the greater.

J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring

The world is not respectable; it is mortal, tormented, confused, deluded forever; but it is shot through with beauty, with love, with glints of courage and laughter; and in these, the spirit blooms timidly, and struggles to the light amid the thorns.

George Santayana

The world is too dangerous for anything but truth and too small for anything but love.

William Sloane Coffin

The worst thing you can do for those you love is the things they could and should do themselves.

Abraham Lincoln

The yearning for an afterlife is the opposite of selfish it is love and praise for the world that we are privileged, in this complex interval of light, to witness and experience.

John Updike

Theatre is my first love. No matter how tight my schedule may be, for theatre I always find time.

Lillete Dubey

There are many in the world dying for a piece of bread, but there are many more dying for a little love.

Mother Teresa

There are many ways of breaking a heart. Stories were full of hearts being broken by love, but what really broke a heart was taking away its dream-whatever that dream might be.

Pearl Sydenstricker Buck

There are men who would quickly love each other if once they were speak to each other; for when they spoke they would discover that their souls had only separated by phantoms and delusions.

Ernest Hello

There are men whom a happy disposition, a strong desire of glory and esteem, inspire with the same love for justice and virtue which men in general have for riches and honors....But the number of these men is so small that I only mention them in honor of humanity.

Claude Adrien Helvetius

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