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No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.

The essence of love and compassion is understanding, the ability to recognize the physical,
material, and psychological suffering of others, to put ourselves "inside the skin" of the other.
Thich Nhat Hanh

If love be blind, love cannot hit the mark.
William Shakespeare, Romeo And Juliet

Love is the strongest force the world possesses and yet it is the humblest imaginable.
Mahatma Gandhi

What does love look like? It has the hands to help others. It has the feet to hasten to the
poor and needy. It has eyes to see misery and want. It has the ears to hear the sighs and
sorrows of men. That is what love looks like.
Saint Augustine

Love is the best thing in the world, and the thing that lives the longest.
Henry van Dyke

Love is space and time made sensitive to the heart.
Marcel Proust

3/4 of the people you will meet are hungering and thirsting for sympathy and attention. Give
it to them, and they will love you.
Dale Carnegie

When we love, we always strive to become better than we are. When we strive to become
better than we are, everything around us becomes better too.
Paulo Coelho

God is love - I dare say. But what a mischievous devil Love is!
Samuel Butler

The force of love will change your life so fast that you will scarcely believe it.
Rhonda Byrne

My bounty is as boundless as the sea, my love as deep; the more I give to thee, the more
I have, for both are infinite.
William Shakespeare, Romeo And Juliet

Love is only a dirty trick played on us to achieve continuation of the species.
William Somerset Maugham

I believe that love cannot be bought except with love.
John Steinbeck

The trouble with the world and the trouble with you and me is that we don't love each other
enough. And if we do, we don't bother to show it, or we don't bother to say it. If the world is
to know love, it has to be in your heart and in mine.
Marjorie Pay Hinckley

Love's best habit is a soothing tongue.
William Shakespeare, The Passionate Pilgrim

There is no remedy for love, but to love more.
Henry David Thoreau

Love, whether newly born or aroused from a deathlike slumber, must always create sunshine,
filling the heart so full of radiance, that it overflows upon the outward world.
Nathaniel Hawthorne

Hate brings me to my knees, love gets me on my feet.
Andre Agassi

Love not only occupies the higher lobes of the brain, but crowds out the lower to make room
for its expansion.
Horace Mann

Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get
anything done in this world.
Lucille Ball

Real love is accepting other people the way they are without trying to change them. If we
try to change them, this means we don't really like them.
Don Miguel Ruiz

Love is the cheapest of religions.
Cesare Pavese

Love looks through a telescope; envy, through a microscope.
Josh Billings

I sometimes think the gods have united human beings by some mysterious principle, like the
according notes of music. Or is it as Plato has supposed, that souls originally one have been
divided, and each seeks the half it lost?
Lydia Maria Child

Love doesn't make the world go round. Love is what makes the ride worthwile.
Franklin P. Jones

Real love is selfless and free from fear. It pours itself out upon the object of its affection,
without demanding any return. Its joy is in the joy of giving.
Florence Scovel Shinn

Love seeks one thing only: The good of the one loved. It leaves all the other secondary
effects to take care of themselves. Love, therefore, is its own reward.
Thomas Merton

I've learned... that love, not time, heals all wounds.
Andy Rooney

Love one another. My final lesson of history is the same as that of Jesus. You may think
that's a lot of lollipop but just try it. Love is the most practical thing in the world. If you take
an attitude of love toward everybody you meet, you'll eventually get along.
Will Durant

I don't know a perfect person. I only know flawed people who are still worth loving.
John Green

Love is friendship that has caught fire. It is quiet understanding, mutual confidence, sharing
and forgiving. It is loyalty through good and bad times. It settles for less than perfection and
makes allowances for human weaknesses.
Ann Landers

Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them, humanity cannot survive.
Dalai Lama

Love and war are the same thing, and stratagems and policy are as allowable in the one as in
the other.
Miguel de Cervantes

Duty makes us do things well, but love makes us do them beautifully.
Zig Ziglar

It is an irony that the more possessive you are, the more love you demand, the less you
receive, while the more freedom you give, the less you demand, the more love you will
Dr. Harold Bloomfield

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