Expressions of love

  • “Love is the most terrible, and also the most generous, of the passions; it is the only one which includes in its dreams the happiness of someone else.”

  • “The supreme happiness of life is the conviction of being loved for yourself, or, more correctly, being loved in spite of yourself.”

  • “Tell me whom you love, and I will tell you what you are.”

  • “We are shaped and fashioned by what we love.”

  • “Absence, that common cure of love.”

  • “Respect is what we owe; love, what we give.”

  • “Love is the river of life in the world.”

  • “Who, being loved, is poor?”

  • “By loving and understanding animals, perhaps we humans shall come to understand each other.”

  • X-O heart

    “One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life: That word is love.”