Sunday, June 10, 2007

Wisdom Quote -- Love

Words which come from the heart enter the heart. -- Moses Ibn Ezra, "Shirat Yisrael"

If you judge people, you have no time to love them. -- Mother Teresa

Love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction. -- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

I may dole out all I possess, or even give my body to be burnt, but if I have no love, I am none the better. -- Jesus

What is called sympathy, kindness, mercy, goodness, pity, compassion, gentleness, humanity, appreciation, gratefulness, service, -- in reality it is love. -- Pir Inayat Khan

The Soul is everywhere. It's in the laughter. It's in thetwinkle in the eyes. It's in the touch. It's in the empathy you experience when someone else is hurting. It's in the joy you experience when someone you love is happy. It's in all of that and more. -- John-Roger

Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit. -- Kahlil Gibran, 1883-1931

Love is a better master than duty. -- Albert Einstein

Express love through acknowledgment. Notice the good in those around you and freely comment on it. -- Rev. Mary Manin Morrissey

When love comes to you, don't refuse it by thinking you are not worthy. You are worthy, or love couldn't come your way. -- John-Roger

The more efficient a force is, the more silent and the more subtle it is. Love is the subtlest force in the world. -- Lewis Fischer, The Essential Gandhi

Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace, and gratitude." -- Denis Waitley

If some people continually evoke a negative response with you, you can put these people in the Light, knowing full well that they are not responsible for your negative response; you are responsible for it. -- John-Roger (Living Love from the Spiritual Heart)

The whole idea of compassion is based on a keen awareness of the other.... The whole purpose of life is to live by love. -- Thomas Merton

Becoming free is not changing yourself into someone you think you should be. Becoming free is falling in love with who you are- right now. -- Author Unknown

1 comment:

timdaniels said...

Your wisdom quotes about love are interesting. Just one small correction: the quote from Jesus is actually from the apostle Paul in his 1st letter to the Corinthians, chapter 13, verse 3.