Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another: "What! You too? I thought I was the only one.
What I do know is that if we are born again, I will meet you in another life, and if there is a river, you will wait on the shores for me to come to you, so that we can cross together.
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When you love another deeply, you gain strength. When you receive anothers deep love, you gain courage
Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.
Love essential happiness
Oh, it was 1775.” “What?” “1775. The Battle of Bunker Hill.” “Oh.” I laughed. “We learned about it the day we met,” he added. “Another red-letter day in history.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.
Love consists of a commitment which limits one's freedom - it is a giving of the self, and to give oneself means just that: to limit one's freedom on behalf of another.
Freedom love p
I finally understood what true love meant...love meant that you care for another person's happiness more than your own, no matter how painful the choices you face might be.
But perhaps he had enough animal strength and detached intelligence that he could make another start.
Friendship, as has been said, consists in a full commitment of the will to another person with a view to that person's good.
p life friendship
If we find ourselves with a desire that nothing in this world can satisfy, the most probable explanation is that we were made for another world.
Reading is one form of escape. Running for your life is another.