Who, being loved, is poor? Oscar Wilde
There is no earthly bliss not watered by tears.” Pilipino proverb
“When you are in Love you can’t fall asleep because reality is better than your dreams.” Dr Seuss
“If you understand, things are just as they are: if you do not understand, things are just as they are.” Zen proverbs
“To get the full value of a joy you must have somebody to divide it with.” – Mark Twain
“For it was not into my ear you whispered But into my heart Twas not my lips you kissed But my soul.” – Judy Garland
“True, we love life, not because we are used to living, but because we are used to loving. There is always some madness in love, but there is also always some reason in madness.” – Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche, German Philosopher, Poet
“Do not seek the because – in love there is no because, no reason, no explanation, no solutions.” Anais Nin
“Love is the greatest refreshment in life.” - Pablo Picasso
A leaf fluttered in through the window this morning, as if supported by the rays of the sun, a bird settled on the fire escape, joy in the task of coffee, joy accompanied me as I walked.
Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.
“I only believe in intoxication, in ecstasy, and when ordinary life shackles me, I escape, one way or another. No more walls.” Anais Nin
“I will not be just a tourist in the world of images, just watching images passing by which I cannot live in, make love to, possess as permanent sources of joy and ecstasy.” Anais Nin
“Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don’t know how to replenish its source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of witherings, of tarnishings.” Anais Nin
“The thought manifests as the word. The word manifests as the deed. The deed develops into habit. And the habit hardens into character. So watch the thought and its ways with care. And let it spring from love, born out of concern for all beings. ” Buddha