What is Love? Part II

polarbearAll that you are is a manifestation of love.

Give all to love; obey thy heart
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Love is a better teacher than duty.
Albert Einstein

Where there is great love there are always miracles.
Willa Cather, US novelist

Love is a friendship set to music
John O’Donohue

In the thick of things we discover that love will not die.
Pema Chodron, Buddhist nun.

Love is bullet proof.
Catherine Ellis, Jungian analyst and no relation.

Justice is the companion of love.
Robert Gass.

Love is the secret sensation of the self.
Ram Dass.

The salvation of man is through love and in love.
Viktor K. Frankl

The cosmic dance of love moves the sun and the other stars.

Love is a quality of soul which embraces the world, embraces our experience, painful as it may be, and affirms it.
James Hollis

Love is a passport to the impossible, so do not be disturbed if the seas are rough sometimes.
Lois Wyse

The highest form of love… [is] …love that allows for intimacy without the annihilation of innocence.
Biologist Barbara McClintock, Nobel Laureate.

Love and peace are eternal….Love is the flower you’ve got to let grow
John Lennon

Love always creates. It never destroys. In this lies man’s promise…. [So] … Get on with living and loving. You don’t have forever.
Leo Bascaglia

Love is like the measles – if you get it at the right age, it is a childish ailment, but taken late in life it is a serious matter.
Dion Fortune

Lastly, and I don’t know where I found these ones:

Love is an experience. It cannot be said. The words are the smoke that the fire gives off.

Every heart will come to love. But like a refugee.

The need to love weighs a ton.
Not to love weighs even more.

Love must be learned again and again and again. There is no end to it.