What greater thing is there for two human souls that to feel that they
are joined… to strengthen each other… to be at one with each other in
silent unspeakable memories.
~ George Eliot
In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two
minus one equals nothing.
~ Mignon McLaughlin
For one human being to love another that is perhaps the most
difficult of our tasks; the ultimate, the last test and proof; the
work for which all other work is but preparation.
~ Rainer Maria Rilke
There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread.
~ Mother Teresa
Love cannot endure indifference. It needs to be wanted. Like a
lamp, it needs to be fed out of the oil of another’s heart, or its
flame burns low.
~ Henry Ward Beecher
You will find as you look back upon your life that the moments when
you have really lived, are the moments when you have done things in a
spirit of love.
~ Henry Drummond
Treasure the love you receive above all.
It will survive long after your good health has vanished.
~ Og Mandino
The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human
being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind
shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds
no other inspiration.
~ Pearl S. Buck
Love works in miracles every day: such as weakening the strong, and
stretching the weak; making fools of the wise, and wise men of fools;
favouring the passions, destroying reason, and in a word, turning
~ Marguerite De Valois