Monday, February 13, 2006

The One with Quote Monday Valentine's Day Edition

1. Love is a condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.

-Robert Heinlein

2. I love you
Not only for what you are
But for what I am
When I am with you

-Love (first stanza)
Roy Croft

3. Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.

-Rumi

4. Friendship is certainly the finest balm for the panges of disappointed love.


-Northanger Abbey
Jane Austen

5. Love is not blind - it sees more, not less. But because it sees more, it is willing to see less.

-Rabbi Julius Gordon

6. Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.

-Robet Frost

7. 'Tis better to have loved and lost
than to have never loved at all.

-Alfred Lord Tennyson

8. If you have love in your life it can make up for a great many things you lack. If you don't have it, no matter what else there is, it's not enough.

-Ann Landers

9. The heart has its reasons which reason knows not of.

-Blaise Pascal


10. Why love if losing hurts so much? We love to know that we are not alone.

-C.S. Lewis

11. Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.

-Aristotle


12. Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life.

-Leo Buscaglia


13. To love abundantly is to live abundantly, and to love forever is to live forever.

-Henry Drummond

14. If you want to be loved, be lovable.

-Ovid

4 comments:

Bearette24 said...

which rumi poem is that?

nice quotes, btw.

Becky said...

I liked these quotes, esp. since I've been on a Sex and the City binge. I didn't realize where Tennyson's quote had come from before this.

utenzi said...

Love Hurts. --Nazareth.

Dr. kold_kadavr_flatliner, MD, the Roamin' Cat said...

A!men -kold_kadavr_flatliner