“Love transforms us. It makes us beautiful in the eyes of those who love us. It makes us real."”
“Love is what redeems us from the prison cell of the self and all the sickness to which the narcissistic self is prone – from empty pride to deep depression to a sense of nihilism and the abyss. ”
“For life to have personal meaning, there must be people who matter to us, and for whom we matter, unconditionally and non-substitutably. ”
“Loving God more does not entitle me to love people less. ”
“Love is stronger than hate; freedom more powerful than its enemies; and the human spirit too resilient to be intimidated for long. ”
“The only force equal to a fundamentalism of hate is a counter-fundamentalism of love. ”
“Love is what redeems us from the prison cell of the self and all the sickness to which the narcissistic self is prone – from empty pride to deep depression to a sense of nihilism and the abyss. ”