Quotes For a ‘Lovely’ Week
Posted 02/15/2012 by Childhelp
In honor of Valentine’s Day this week, we thought we’d share some of our favorite quotes about love on the blog. We hope you find them as encouraging, inspiring and refreshing as we have.
A very small degree of hope is sufficient to cause the birth of love.
Affection is responsible for nine-tenths of whatever solid and durable happiness there is in our lives.
C. S. Lewis
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.
Come live in my heart, and pay no rent.
I have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love.
Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.
Love does not dominate; it cultivates.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.
Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit.
Love is all we have, the only way that each can help the other.
Love is the flower you’ve got to let grow.
The hunger for love is much more difficult to remove than the hunger for bread.
Love is the foundation from which your decisions about your life should be made.
Darren L. Johnson
The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved; loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.
Who, being loved, is poor?
You don’t have to go looking for love when it’s where you come from.