"Love feels no burden, thinks nothing of trouble, attempts what is above its strength, pleads no excuse of impossibility for it thinks all things lawful for itself, and all things possible."
"Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage."Thomas a Kempis on Lao Tzu
"Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead."Thomas a Kempis 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."Thomas a Kempis on Jim Morrison
"Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye."Thomas a Kempis 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."Thomas a Kempis on Bruce Lee
"Be not angry that you cannot make others as you wish them to be, since you cannot make yourself as you wish to be."
"The loftier the building, the deeper must the foundation be laid."
"Wait for the Lord. Behave yourself manfully, and be of good courage. Do not be faithless, but stay in your place and do not turn back."
"Intelligence must follow faith, never precede it, and never destroy it."
"What else does anxiety about the future bring you but sorrow upon sorrow?"