Hafiz of Shiraz

“Even after all this time the sun never says to the earth, “you owe me.” Look what happens with a love like that. It lights the whole sky.”

Thomas Merton 1

“The beginning of love is to let those we love be perfectly themselves, and not to twist them to fit our own image. Otherwise we love only the reflection of ourselves we find in them”

Stephen Kendrick

“The only way love can last a lifetime is if it’s unconditional. The truth is this: love is not determined by the one being loved but rather by the one choosing to love”

SOL

“Unconditional Love: 9 months of pregnancy and a lifetime of tender loving care”

Karen Casey

“Truly loving another means letting go of all expectations. It means full acceptance, even celebration of another’s person hood”