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
It only makes sense that the very act of hardening your heart to people simply hardens your heart. – Carey Nieuwhof, Didn't See It Coming