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.
A man is not where he lives,
but where he loves.
                                                                                                              Latin proverb


Friendship is Love without his wings.


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.


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.


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

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