A collection of 30 quotes on the loving heart...
"This is love: to fly toward a secret sky, to cause a hundred veils to fall each moment. First to let go of life. Finally, to take a step without feet."
"It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye."
Antoine de Saint Exupéry
"Work is love made visible."
"Why do you so earnestly seek truth in distant places? Look for delusion and truth in the bottom of your own heart."
"All know that the drop merges into the ocean, but few know that the ocean merges into the drop."
"Remember that wherever your heart is, there you will find your treasure."
"You must love in such a way that the person you love feels free."
Thich Nhat Hanh
"Love gives us in a moment what we can hardly attain by effort after years of toil."
"The most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat, known suffering, known struggle, known loss, and have found their way out of the depths. These persons have an appreciation, a sensitivity, and an understanding of life that fills them with compassion, gentleness, and a deep loving concern."
"A loving heart is the beginning of all knowledge." Thomas Carlyle
"Small is the number of them that see with their own eyes and feel with their own hearts."
"Love and joy are inseparable from your natural state of inner connectedness with Being."
"Love is an annihilating force, like death. Love is not weak, it is surrendered & strong. It can bear & face anything."
"Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart. Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside, awakens."
Carl Gustav Jung
"When you begin to touch your heart or let your heart be touched, you begin to discover that it's bottomless, that it doesn't have any resolution, that this heart is huge, vast, and limitless. You begin to discover how much warmth and gentleness is there, as well as how much space."
“...the true seat of the mind is the heart — not the brain or the head. Compassion and clear awareness are naturally together, and when we connect with this experience in the deep and genuine way, it is described as giving rise to “awakened heart” or “awakened mind.”
Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche
"You hold in your hand an invitation: to remember the transforming power of forgiveness and loving kindness. To remember that no matter where you are and what you face, within your heart peace is possible."
"When pure sincerity forms within, it is outwardly realized in other people's hearts."
"There is a light that shines beyond all things on earth, beyond the highest, the very highest heavens. This is the light that shines in your heart."
"A joyful heart is the inevitable result of a heart burning with love."
"Love opens all doors, no matter how closed they may be, no matter how rusty from lack of use."
Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
"For all of us, love can be the natural state of our own being; naturally at peace, naturally connected, because this becomes the reflection of who we simply are."
"Nothing can make our life, or the lives of other people, more beautiful than perpetual kindness."
"When we feel love and kindness toward others, it not only makes others feel loved and cared for, but it helps us also to develop inner happiness and peace."
The 14th Dalai Lama
"No act of kindness, however small, is ever wasted." Aesop
"We are People who need to love, because Love is the soul's life, Love is simply creation's greatest joy."
"Be loving towards yourself, then you will be able to love others too."
"Compassion has nothing to do with achievement at all. It is spacious and very generous. When a person develops real compassion, he is uncertain whether he is being generous to others or to himself..."
"He who wants to do good, knocks at the gate; he who loves finds the gates open."
"The moment you have in your heart this extraordinary thing called love and feel the depth, the delight, the ecstasy of it, you will discover that for you the world is transformed."