Love Quotes

Here are some lovely quotes about love. It’s worth noting that these quotes don’t focus so much on romantic love as the kind of love that people share with one another that creates a move loving and caring world. Some might refer to this as spiritual or communal love.

“Love is at the root of everything. All learning. All parenting. All relationships. Love or the lack of it.” -Fred Rogers

“Talk to yourself like you would to someone you love.” -Brene Brown

“Judge nothing, you will be happy. Forgive everything, you will be happier. Love everything, you will be happiest.” -Sri Chinmoy

“When you plant lettuce, if it does not grow well, you don’t blame the lettuce. You look for reasons it is not doing well. It may need fertilizer, or more water, or less sun. You never blame the lettuce. Yet, if we have problems with our friends or family, we blame the other person. But if we know how to take care of them, they will grow well, like the lettuce. Blaming has no positive effect at all, nor does trying to persuade using reason or argument. That is my experience. No blame, no reasoning, no argument, just understanding. If you understand, and you show that you understand, you can love, and the situation will change.” -Tich Nhat Hanh

“Do not be dismayed by the brokenness of the world. All things break. And all things can be mended. Not with time, as they say, but with intention. So go. Love intentionally, extravagantly, unconditionally. The broken world waits in darkness for the light that is you.” -L.R. Knost, Author

“We all should have just one enemy, and that enemy is hatred. And we should fight that enemy with everything we’ve got.” -Anonymous

“Lasting happiness cannot be found in pursuit of any goal or achievement. It does not reside in fortune or fame. It resides only in the human mind and heart, and it is here that we hope you will find it.” -From The Book of Joy

“Let us learn to live with kindness, to love everyone, even when they do not love us.” -Pope Francis

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” -Martin Luther King Jr.

“Live simply. Love generously. Care deeply. Speak kindly.” -Matthew Vasko

“[With regard to Christmas,] blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love.” -Hamilton Wright Mabie