"For love would be love of the wrong thing there is yet faith, But the faith and the love and the hope are all in the waiting."
"Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage."T. S. Eliot on Lao Tzu
"Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead."T. S. Eliot 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."T. S. Eliot on Jim Morrison
"Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye."T. S. Eliot 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."T. S. Eliot on Bruce Lee
"I don't believe one grows older. I think that what happens early on in life is that at a certain age one stands still and stagnates."
"Art never improves, but... the material of art is never quite the same."
"All significant truths are private truths. As they become public they cease to become truths they become facts, or at best, part of the public character or at worst, catchwords."
"Business today consists in persuading crowds."
"The business of the poet is not to find new emotions, but to use the ordinary ones and, in working them up into poetry, to express feelings which are not in actual emotions at all."