category-Love Quotes

Topography is one of my chief themes in my poetry..about the country,the suburbs and the seaside...then there come's love..and increasingly; the fear of death.

Sir John Betjeman

In the licorice fields at Pontefract My love and I did meet And many a burdened licorice bush Was blooming round our feet; Red hair she had and golden skin, Her sulky lips were shaped for sin, Her sturdy legs were flannel-slack'd The strongest legs in Pontefract.

Sir John Betjeman

Love is a trap. When it appears, we see only its light, not its shadows

Paulo Coelho

We have descended into the garden and caught three hundred slugs. How I love the mixture of the beautiful and the squalid in gardening. It makes it so lifelike.

Evelyn Underhill

We are bound to those we love by their imperfections their perfections help us to explain them to others.

Elizabeth (Asquith) Bibesco

The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, And all the sweet serenity of books.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

It is impossible that this gnosis resulting in the heart should be achieved by man for any other purpose than to obey God, love Him, and worship Him. This gnosis should be sought for the sake of God, not for any other reason whatsoever, unlike the remaining external acts of devotion, which can be performed for other worldly interests, such as hypocrisy, praise, and commendation.

Ibn Ata'Allah

Love, unrequited, robs me of my rest: Love, hopeless love, my ardent soul encumbers: Love, nightmare-like, lies heavy on my chest, And weaves itself into my midnight slumbers!

William S. Gilbert

Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart.

Washington Irving

Self-love seems so often unrequited.

Anthony Powell

Nothing takes the taste out of peanut butter quite like unrequited love.

Charlie Brown

Hypocrisy itself does great honor, or rather justice, to religion, and tacitly acknowledges it to be an ornament to human nature. The hypocrite would not be at so much pains to put on the appearance of virtue, if he did not know it was the most proper and effectual means to gain the love and esteem of mankind.

Joseph Addison

To fall in love is awfully simple, but to fall out of love is simply awful.

Bess Myerson

The difficulty with marriage is that we fall in love with a personality, but must live with a character.

Peter De Vries

Love is a deep well from which you may drink often, but into which you may fall but once

Ellye Howell Glover
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