Favorite Quotations ~  Love, 17 Kindle: Biographical Dictionaries

"We love those who know the worst of us and don't turn their faces away." ~ Walker Percy

Asheville sunrise, Jan 2013

In a nutshell, loving someone is about giving, not receiving. ~ Nicholas Sparks, 1999 Interview

There were no other eyes like those in the world. There was only one creature in the world that could concentrate for him all the brightness and meaning of life. ~ Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina

Love is a force. It is not a result; it is a cause. It is not a product; it produces. It is a power, like money or steam or electricity. ~ Ann Morrow Lindbergh

Love is an energy which exists of itself. It is its own value. ~ Thornton Wilder

There is enough love in this world for everybody, if people will just look. ~ Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.. Cat's Cradle

Love is a fiend, a fire, a heaven, a hell, Where pleasure, pain and sad repentance dwell. ~ Richard Barnfield

Love is always bestowed as a gift—freely, willingly, and without expectation. We don’t love to be loved; we love to love. ~ Leo Buscaglia

Love is of all the passions the strongest, for it attacks simultaneously the head, the heart, and the senses. ~ François Voltaire

Love is a great beautifier. ~ Louisa May Alcott, Little Women

Love rules without rules. ~ Italian Proverb

We are not held back by the love we didn’t receive in the past, but by the love we’re not extending in the present. ~ Marianne Williamson

Why doesn’t one just die automatically when left by the person one loves? ~ Violet Keppel

Whoever really loves you will make you cry. (Quien bien te quiere te hara llorar) ~ Spanish Proverb

Whoever has loved knows all that life contains of sorrow and of joy. ~ George Sand

Who, being loved, is poor? ~ Oscar Wilde

Who travels for love finds a thousand miles not longer than one. ~ Japanese Proverb

Whenever you are confronted with an opponent conquer him with love. ~ Mahatma Gandhi

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