I once came across a lovely quotation that said that the best romantic relationship is not about warm fuzzy feelings, candlelight dinners, compatibility, babies and sweet nothings, but is the one that helps you achieve your highest potential.
Controversial as we may say, it did ring the big bell and I went searching for that quotation once again. I have not found it but ended up discovering so much more.
Here are some of my handpicked quotations on Love that I came across during my search. I wanted to share these, hoping that they too resonate with you. Or even better, igniting you to go and search for that perfect quote that moves you.
To say ‘I love you’ one must first be able to say the ‘I.’
Where there is love there is life.
I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Do all things with love.
Love is a better teacher than duty.
The best thing to hold onto in life is each other.
All my life, my heart has yearned for a thing I cannot name.
With love one can live even without happiness.
We need 4 hugs a day for survival.
We need 8 hugs a day for maintenance.
We need 12 hugs a day for growth.
For small creatures such as we the vastness is bearable only through love.
The more one judges, the less one loves.
Honore de Balzac
Men always want to be a woman’s first love – women like to be a man’s last romance.
If you could only love enough, you could be the most powerful person in the world.
Love is when he gives you a piece of your soul, that you never knew was missing.
For love is immortality.
Ultimately love is everything.
M. Scott Peck
Love begins by taking care of the closest ones – the ones at home.
Hatred does not cease by hatred, but only by love; this is the eternal rule.
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.
All, everything that I understand, I only understand because I love.
So, which one is it? Which quote rules you? If not from this list, please do share your favorite for for it will only reveal more of you in a lovely way.