Quips and Quotes for Valentine’s Day 2

heart 1aOne does not fall into love; one grows
Into love, and love grows in him.
                                                                                                          Karl Menninger

 

I had rather live and love where death is king,
than have eternal life where love is not.
                                                                                                          R.G. Ingersoll

 

There is but one salvation for the tired soul:
love for another person.
                                                                                                           Jose Ortega y Gasset
 
Love is born of faith, lives on hope,
and dies of charity.
                                                                                                            G.C. Menotti

 

Love withers under restraint:
its very essence is liberty:
it is compatible with neither obedience, jealousy, not fear.
                                                                                                             Shelley
 
A man is not where he lives,
but where he loves.
                                                                                                              Latin proverb

 

Friendship is Love without his wings.
                                                                                                                Byron

 

 
Perfect love sometimes does not come till the first grandchild. 
                                                                                                                 Folk saying
 
Love consists in this: that two solitudes protect
and touch and greet each other.
                                                                                                                   R.M. Rilke

 

Only a wise man knows how to love.
                                                                                                                   Seneca

 

Love blinds us to faults, hatred blinds us to virtues.
                                                                                                                    M.I. Ezra
 
It is not the perfect, but the imperfect,
who have need of love.
                                                                                                                     Oscar Wilde

 

Love is the flower; marriage is the fruit.
                                                                                                                      Folk saying

 

He alone knows love who loves without hope.
                                                                                                                       Schiller

 

In love, pain and pleasure are always at war.
                                                                                          P. Syrus
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