Since the beginning of time, people have been trying to define the love as an integral emotional state of our physical and spiritual existence. The quest for the right words that best describe our most sincere feelings of interpersonal affection is even older than the one for the Holy Grail. Moreover, it has inspired even the greatest minds in the history of mankind, to provide their points of view, on this particular issue.
Respectively, in these series of articles titled as “Weekly dose of romantic prose”, we will share with you numerous opinions, quotes, sayings, thoughts and proverbs dedicated to love.
We honestly hope that they will inspire you to join us with your own suggestions!
So, let’s begin …
“Love is only a word, until someone arrives to give it meaning” – Paulo Coelho
“Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies” – Aristotle
“Falling in love is when she falls asleep in your arms and wakes up in your dreams.” Unknown
“You come to love not by finding the perfect person, but by seeing imperfect person perfectly” – Sam Keen
“This is the meaning of true love, to give until it hurts. The paradox is that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love” – Mother Theresa
“Love is the voice under all silences, the hope which has no opposite in fear; the strength so strong mere force is feebleness: the truth more first than sun, more last than star” – Edward Estlin Cummings
“Love is a promise, love is a souvenir, once given never forgotten, never let it disappear.” – John Lennon
“A life without love is like a year without summer” – Lithuanian proverb
“Love is the strongest force the world possesses and yet is the humblest imaginable” – Mahatma Gandhi
“Love is the only wealth that man absolutely needs. Love is the only wealth that God precisely is.” – Sri Chimnoy
“Remember that the best relationship is one in which your love for each other exceeds your need for each other.” – Dalai Lama XIV