Posted by: Anne | February 12, 2011

quotes about love

“A baby is born with a need to be loved — and never outgrows it.” ~ Frank A. Clark

“A loving heart is the beginning of all knowledge.” ~ Thomas Carlyle

“Above all, love each other deeply because love covers over a multitude of sins.” ~ 1 Peter 4:8 (NIV)

“All mankind love a lover.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

“And now these three remain: faith, hope, and love. But the greatest of these is love.” ~ 1 Corinthians 13:13 (NIV)

“Dear children, let us not love with words or tongue but with actions and in truth.” ~ 1 John 3:18 (NIV)

“Do I love you because you’re beautiful, or are you beautiful because I love you?” ~ Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II, Cinderella

“Do not seek revenge or bear a grudge against one of your people, but love your neighbor as yourself. I am the LORD.” ~ Leviticus 19:18

“Faults are thick where love is thin.” ~ English Proverb

“For God so loved the world that He gave His one and only Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish but have eternal life.” ~ John 3:16 (NIV)

“Give thanks to the LORD for He is good; His love endures forever.” ~ 1 Chronicles 16:34

“Hate leaves ugly scars; love leaves beautiful ones.” ~ Mignon McLaughlin, The Second Neurotic’s Notebook, 1966

“Hatred stirs up dissension but love covers over all wrongs.” ~ Proverbs 10:12 (NIV)

“It is astonishing how little one feels alone when one loves.” ~ John Bulwer

“Jesus said to him ‘You shall love the LORD your God with all your heart with all your soul and with all your mind.’ This is the first and great commandment. And the second is like it: ‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself.'” ~ Matthew 22:37–39 (NKJV)

“Love and let the world know; hate in silence.” ~ Egyptian Proverb

“Love does no harm to its neighbor. Therefore love is the fulfillment of the law.” ~ Romans 13:10 (NIV)

“Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence.” ~ Eric Fromm

“Love looks not with the eyes but with the mind, and therefore is winged Cupid painted blind.” ~ William Shakespeare, Mid-Summer Night’s Dream, 1595

“Love prospers when a fault is forgiven, but dwelling on it separates close friends.” ~ Proverbs 17:9 (NLT)

“Love’s not just something that we’re in; it’s something that we do.” ~ Clint Black, Something That We Do

“Loving is never a waste of time.” ~ Astrid Alauda

“Only in love are unity and duality not in conflict.” ~ Rabindranath Tagore

“The art of love… is largely the art of persistence.” ~ Albert Ellis

“The LORD loves righteousness and justice; the earth is full of His unfailing love.” ~ Psalm 33:5

“There is no surprise more magical than the surprise of being loved. It is God’s finger on man’s shoulder.” ~ Charles Morgan

“Those who love their children care enough to discipline them.” ~ Proverbs 13:24 (NLT)

“Tough times don’t last. Lovers do.” ~ Bad English

“Without love the rich and poor live in the same house.” ~ Author Unknown

“You can give without loving but you can never love without giving.” ~ Author Unknown

“Love is patient; love is kind. It does not envy. It does not boast; it is not proud. It is not rude. It is not self-seeking. It is not easily angered. It keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres. Love never fails.” ~ 1 Corinthians 13:4–8a



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