Love is not automatic. It takes conscious practice and awareness, just like playing the piano or golf. However, you have ample opportunities to practice. Everyone you meet can be your practice session.
There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread. – Mother Theresa
In order to create there must be a dynamic force, and what force is more potent than love? – Igor Stravinsky
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. – Dinah Shore
If we discovered that we had only five minutes left to say all that we wanted to say, every telephone booth would be occupied by people calling other people to stammer that they loved them. – Christopher Morley
True love never lives happily ever after – true love has no ending.
You, yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection. – Buddha
Love fails, only when we fail to love. – J. Franklin
The world is too dangerous for anything but truth and too small for anything but love.
We can never really love anybody with whom we never laugh.
Love is in the giver, not the gift. – William Sloan Coffin
To love is to place our happiness in the happiness of another. -G.W. Von Leibnitz
If you don’t have it here (pointing to the heart), it doesn’t matter what you’ve got here (pointing at the head). Never let a problem to be solved become more important than a person to be loved. -Barbara Johnson
Love is not just looking at each other, it’s looking in the same direction – Antoine de Saint-Exupery
The pain of love is the pain of being alive. It is a perpetual wound. – Maureen Duffy
The secret of love is seeking variety in your life together, and never letting routine chords dull the melody of your romance.
To be loved, be lovable. – Ovid
The most important things to do in the world are to get something to eat, something to drink and somebody to love you. – Brandan Behan
Don’t forget to love yourself. – Soren Kierkegaard
Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it. – English proverb
Love has nothing to do with what you are expecting to get, it’s what you are expected to give — which is everything
It is not how much you do, but how much Love you put into the doing that matters. – Mother Teresa
The greatest science in the world; in heaven and on earth; is love. – Mother Teresa
Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love. – Albert Einstein
People who are sensible about love are incapable of it. – Douglas Yates
If we deny love that is given to us, if we refuse to give love because we fear pain or loss, then our lives will be empty, our loss greater.
Love is not blind, it sees more not less; But because it sees more it chooses to see less.
The best relationship is the one in which your love for each other exceeds your need for each other.
Can you come up with your own?