9 Feb 2012

WHAT DOES LOVE MEAN ?

Jenny Matlock
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So many things were written about love, so I thought I don't have to rake my brain I just add my opinion, as others found it for me instead :

Love the heart that hurts you, but never hurt the heart that loves you. For that I am not a good person at all, if somebody hurts my heart, I don't love him, and I am afraid I certainly hurt hearts who loved me !

There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread. I don't know but when I am hungry I prefer bread to love !

A man is not where he lives, but where he loves. Hey, I am against mistresses !

Love is blind ! I wear glasses !

Make love not war ! was always my device

Love is the only gold. I have my doubts when I see a 20 year old marrying an 80 year old millionaire

I agree more with international proverbs :

- One who loves the vase loves also what is inside.
African Proverb

- In order to really love someone you must love him as though he was going to die tomorrow.
Arabian Proverb

- Where there is love there is no darkness.
Burundi Proverb from Burundi

- Love and let the world know, hate in silence.
Egyptian Proverb

- When one is in love, a cliff becomes a meadow.
Ethiopian Proverb

- The first love letters are written with the eyes.
French Proverb

- The heart that loves is always young.
Greek Proverb

- Love is like fog -- there is no mountain on which it does not rest.
Hawaiian Proverb

- It is love that makes the impossible possible.
Indian Proverb

- Love rules without rules.
Italian Proverb

- Where there is love, there is peace.
Myanmar Proverb

- A heart in love with beauty never grows old.
Turkish Proverb

And when you still don't know what Love is, I can't help you !



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18 comments:

  1. Bonjour dear Gattina!
    So beautiful post with positive energies! I love the "Indian Proverb".It's difficult to explain, and I can't write a book here ( LOL ) but I really believe that love ( real one ) changes things in our life.When that thing "impossible"is "possible"!
    hugs
    Léia

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  2. good one, Gattina... there is love and then there is LOVE... but I love love, nonetheless, but only the real deal!

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  3. Hahaha the cartoon made me laugh. And thanks for that inspiring words. Happy weekend!

    Letter L

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  4. love it!

    the cartoon is absolutely priceless..

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  5. so many variations of love lol
    I always say actions speak louder than words
    When you see old people together after so many years of life, this is love.

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  6. Lovely quotes. Everyone has something different to say about love. Love makes the world go round ;)

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  7. Sone fun and some inspiration. What a great mix!

    =)

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  8. I like this one:
    - When one is in love, a cliff becomes a meadow.

    All things are possible when you're in love. Esp. when you're love-struck, if you know what I mean. Fun post! {:-Deb

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  9. Yes, a nice post on love. I wish it were true this: Where there is love, there is peace.

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  10. Love is in the air with Valentine's Day approaching. Enjoyed reading your quotes!

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  11. All wonderful proverbs Gattina!~Ames

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  12. what a wonderful post Gattina!

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  13. You have found some super quotes. I especially appreciate the one about the vase and also,
    'Where there is love there is no darkness.'
    Burundi Proverb from Burundi
    Lots of wisdom in Africa!

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  14. Lovely post, love is a never ending story right!

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  15. Great quotes you have here, Gattina! Of course, WE believe in them, but it is a shame that so many others don't.

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  16. These are wonderful quotes and proverbs for Love...

    And actually I am with you, I Like the international proverbs more too...

    Great post for the Letter "L"!

    Thanks for Linking.

    A+

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  17. Loved your love quotes...and oh dear! how cruel is the cartoon! Poor thing.


    Blessings & Aloha!
    Thank you so much for your lovely visit and how wonderful for you and your hubby to have 42 years of marriage...here's to many, many more :o)

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