Valentine’s day is nearing and some will meet it in the early stages of bliss and craziness. It’s good to keep in mind a few things so that you can see it for what it is.
Love and be loved, but carry your brain with you. You don’t want to be overly disappointed when your you set your expectations too high.
“It takes a minute to have a crush on someone, an hour to like someone and a day to love someone, but it takes a lifetime to forget someone.” Anonymous
“Love is of all passions the strongest, for it attacks simultaneously the head, the heart and the senses.”Lo Tzu
“Love isn’t finding a perfect person. It’s seeing an imperfect person perfectly.” Sam keen
“Love means to commit oneself without guarantee, to give oneself completely in the hope that our love will produce love in the loved person. Love is an act of faith, and whoever is of little faith is also of little love.” Erich Fromm
“Immature love says: ‘I love you because I need you.’
Mature love says: ‘I need you because I love you’” Erich Fromm
“Love is a state in which a man sees things most decidedly as they are not” Friedrich Nietzsche
“There is hardly any activity, any enterprise, which is started out with such tremendous hopes and expectations, and yet which fails so regularly, as love.” Erich Fromm
“When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one’s self, and one always ends by deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.” Oscar Wilde
“Love is something far more than desire for sexual intercourse; it is the principal means of escape from the loneliness which afflicts most men and women throughout the greater part of their lives.” Bertrand Russell
“At the touch of love, everyone becomes a poet.” Plato
“The very essence of romance is uncertainty.” Oscar Wilde
Happy Valentine’s Day!