No human creature can give orders to love.
In itself, homosexuality is as limiting as heterosexuality: the ideal should be to be capable of loving a woman or a man; either, a human being, without feeling fear, restraint, or obligation.
I embrace everything about Ally... I don't particularly see her as a whiner. One week she's tough, the next she's really weak. I love that. She's human.
For one human being to love another; that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks, the ultimate, the last test and proof, the work for which all other work is but preparation.
Jesus wept; Voltaire smiled. From that divine tear and from that human smile is derived the grace of present civilization.
I'm a human being and I fall in love and sometimes I don't have control of every situation.
Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.
To love for the sake of being loved is human, but to love for the sake of loving is angelic.
Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive.
When you say you are in love with humanity, you are well satisfied with yourself.
Reason and justice tell me there's more love for humanity in electricity and steam than in chastity and vegetarianism.
Wherever the art of medicine is loved, there is also a love of humanity.
Once the realization is accepted that even between the closest human beings infinite distances continue, a wonderful living side by side can grow, if they succeed in loving the distance between them which makes it possible for each to see the other whole against the sky.
I do not think there is any thrill that can go through the human heart like that felt by the inventor as he sees some creation of the brain unfolding to success... Such emotions make a man forget food, sleep, friends, love, everything.
To an ordinary human being, love means nothing if it does not mean loving some people more than others.
Try as you will, you cannot annihilate that eternal relic of the human heart, love.
Oh, you weak, beautiful people who give up with such grace. What you need is someone to take hold of you - gently, with love, and hand your life back to you.
I have not always loved wisely, but I was young.
I also love Dido and Nelly Furtado and people who are really into their music like that. And I love Renee Zellweger.
You know it's love when all you want is that person to be happy, even if you're not part of their happiness.
Not to get overly psychological about this, but it's probably why I became an actress in the first place: for that kind of freedom and refuge, as well as for the fact that I just love acting so much.
I am amazed about how everyone wants to know about my love life. They whisper to me, 'Tell me the truth? Is it true?' Who cares? Because we have this job, we are to say to everybody what we do, or with whom we sleep? It's a bit absurd, but that's why everybody lies so much.
Before I had my child, I thought I knew all the boundaries of myself, that I understood the limits of my heart. It's extraordinary to have all those limits thrown out, to realize your love is inexhaustible.
A graceful and honorable old age is the childhood of immortality.
I think we're going to the moon because it's in the nature of the human being to face challenges. It's by the nature of his deep inner soul... we're required to do these things just as salmon swim upstream.