About love — citations & aphorisms

If someone thinks that love and peace is a cliche that must have been left behind in the Sixties, that's his problem. Love and peace are eternal. (John Lennon)

One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life: that word is love. (Sophocles)

We look forward to the time when the Power of Love will replace the Love of Power. Then will our world know the blessings of peace. (William E. Gladstone)

Every time we love, every time we give, it's Christmas. (Dale Evans)

Love and kindness are never wasted. They always make a difference. They bless the one who receives them, and they bless you, the giver. (Barbara De Angelis)

Wake at dawn with a winged heart and give thanks for another day of loving. (Kahlil Gibran)

Love involves a peculiar unfathomable combination of understanding and misunderstanding. (Diane Arbus)

No man or woman really knows what perfect love is until they have been married a quarter of a century. (Mark Twain)

The best love affairs are those we never had. (Norman Lindsay)

Those who love deeply never grow old; they may die of old age, but they die young. (Arthur Pinero)