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TITLE: Loved and loving


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A day out-of- doors, someone I loved to talk with, a good book and some simple food and music -- that would be rest.
--Eleanor Roosevelt
A woman who is loved always has success.
--Vicki Baum
Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.
--George Eliot
Don't be afraid to feel as angry or as loving as you can, because when you feel nothing, it's just death.
--Lena Horne
Flowers have spoken to me more than I can tell in written words. They are the hieroglyphics of angels, loved by all men for the beauty of the character, though few can decipher even fragments of their meaning.
--Lydia M. Child
Fond as we are of our loved ones, there comes at times during their absence an unexplained peace.
--Anne Shaw
He has achieved success who has lived well, laughed often, and loved much . . . who has filled his niche and accomplished his task; who has left the world better than he found it, whether an improved poppy, a perfect poem, or a rescued soul.
--Bessie Anderson Stanley
I guess what everyone wants more than anything else is to be loved. And to know that you loved me for my singing is too much for me. Forgive me if I don't have all the words. Maybe I can sing it and you'll understand.
--Ella Fitzgerald
I had not loved enough. I'd been busy, busy, so busy, preparing for life, while life floated by me, quiet and swift as a regatta.
--Lorene Cary
I like not only to be loved, but to be told that I am loved; the realm of silence is large enough beyond the grave.
--George Eliot
I never liked the men I loved, and never loved the men I liked.
--Fanny Brice
I still miss those I loved who are no longer with me but I find I am grateful for having loved them. The gratitude has finally conquered the loss.
--Rita Mae Brown
I truly feel that there are as many ways of loving as there are people in the world and as there are days in the lives of those people.
--Dr. Mary Calderone
It is not a matter of thinking a great deal but of loving a great deal, so do whatever arouses you most to love.
-- St. Teresa of Avila
Learn appreciation. Be willing to take lovingly each small gift of life, receive it, acknowledge that you have received it, appreciate it and wallow in it. You won't be happy with more until you're happy with what you've got.
--Viki King
Love for the joy of loving, and not for the offerings of someone else's heart.
--Marlene Dietrich
Man will do many things to get himself loved, he will do all things to get himself envied.
--Mark Twain
Many women have more power than they recognize, and they're very hesitant to use it, for they fear they won't be loved.
--Patricia Schroeder
Perhaps loving something is the only starting place there is for making your life your own.
--Alice Koller
So long as we are loved by others I should say that we are almost indispensable; and no man is useless while he has a friend.
--Robert Louis Stevenson
The words loved me and I loved them in return.
--Sonia Sanchez
There is a very fine line between loving life and being greedy for it.
--Maya Angelou
There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.
--George Sand
Till it has loved, no man or woman can become itself.
--Emily Dickinson
To be loved is to be fortunate, but to be hated is to achieve distinction.
--Minna Antrim
To make oneself hated is more difficult than to make oneself loved.
--Pablo Picasso
Until I feared I would lose it, I never loved to read. One does not love breathing.
--Harper Lee
We can only learn to love by loving.
--Iris Murdoch
Whoever has loved knows all that life contains of sorrow and of joy.
--George Sand
Why is it better to love than be loved? It is surer.
--Sarah Guitry
When you come right down to it, the secret of having it all is loving it all.
--Joyce Brothers


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