"The cure for all the ills and wrongs, the cares, the sorrows, and the crimes of humanity, all lie in the one word 'love'. It is the divine vitality that everywhere produces and restores life."
"Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage."Lydia M. Child on Lao Tzu
"Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead."Lydia M. Child on Oscar Wilde
"Friends can help each other. A true friend is someone who lets you have total freedom to be yourself - and especially to feel. Or, not feel. Whatever you happen to be feeling at the moment is fine with them. That's what real love amounts to - letting a person be what he really is."Lydia M. Child on Jim Morrison
"Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye."Lydia M. Child on H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
"Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable."Lydia M. Child on Bruce Lee
"Childhood itself is scarcely more lovely than a cheerful, kindly, sunshiny old age."
"None speak of the bravery, the might, or the intellect of Jesus but the devil is always imagined as a being of acute intellect, political cunning, and the fiercest courage. These universal and instinctive tendencies of the human mind reveal much."
"An effort made for the happiness of others lifts above ourselves."
"Belief in oneself is one of the most important bricks in building any successful venture."