quotes

love

There is a famine in America. Not a famine of food, but of love, of truth, of life. • Mother Teresa

Our need to love, though rooted in God, is not limited to him. Love is not a limited commodity. Love expands as we give it away. Love dies when we do not. • Erwin Raphael McManus

Without love, benevolence becomes egotism and martyrdom becomes spiritual pride. • Martin Luther King Jr.

The greatest love of all is God’s love for us, a love that showed itself in action. • Billy Graham

Anger is the fluid that love bleeds when you cut it. • C.S. Lewis

Love is a better teacher than duty. • Albert Einstein

Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead. • Oscar Wilde

Love does not dominate; it cultivates. • Johann Wolfgang Goethe

Hatred paralyzes life; love releases it. Hatred confuses life; love harmonizes it. Hatred darkens life; love illuminates it. • Martin Luther King, Jr.

Love is not blind; that is the last thing it is. Love is bound; and the more it is bound the less it is blind. • G.K. Chesterton

Let go of impoverished, circumscribed, and finite perceptions of God. The love of Christ is beyond all knowledge, beyond anything we can intellectualize or imagine. It is not a mild benevolence but a consuming fire. Jesus is so unbearably forgiving, so infinitely patient, and so unendingly loving that He provides us with the resources we need to live lives of gracious response. • Brennan Manning

Love is kindled in a flame, and ardency is its life. Flame is the air which true Christian experience breathes. It feeds on fire; it can withstand anything rather than a feeble flame; but when the surrounding atmosphere is frigid or lukewarm, it dies, chilled and starved to its vitals. True prayer must be aflame. • E.M. Bounds

Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into friend. • Martin Luther King, Jr.

Love is the great conqueror of lust. • C.S. Lewis


God, the Eternal God, is Love. Covet therefore that everlasting gift, that one thing which it is certain is going to stand, that one coinage which will be current in the universe when all other coinages of all the nations of the world shall be useless and unhonored. • Henry Drummond


The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost. • G.K. Chesterton


To love God is the greatest of virtues; to be loved by God is the greatest of blessings. • Author Unknown


All is vanity but to love and serve Him. • Thomas A` Kempis


Human things must be known to be loved: but Divine things must be loved to be known. • Blaise Pascal


The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved—loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves. • Victor Hugo


I have been seized by the power of a great affection. • Brennan Manning


Quit waiting for a plan; just go love everybody. • Bob Goff

We cannot love deeply or risk greatly and never know failure or disappointment. ...Love never comes without wounds; faith never comes without failure. • Erwin Raphael McManus