"Romantic love is an illusion. Most of us discover this truth at the end of a love affair or else when the sweet emotions of love lead us into marriage and then turn down their flames."
"Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage."Thomas Moore on Lao Tzu
"Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead."Thomas Moore 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 Moore on Jim Morrison
"Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye."Thomas Moore 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 Moore on Bruce Lee
"Study until twenty-five, investigation until forty, profession until sixty, at which age I would have him retired on a double allowance."
"True change takes place in the imagination."
"Education is not the piling on of learning, information, data, facts, skills, or abilities - that's training or instruction - but is rather making visible what is hidden as a seed."
"Bastard Freedom waves Her fustian flag in mockery over slaves."
"A friendship that like love is warm A love like friendship, steady."