14 quotes by His Holiness Dalai Lama on Love.

1. Give the ones you love wings to fly, roots to come back and reasons to stay.
Give the ones you love wings to fly, roots to come back and reasons to stay.
2. Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them, humanity cannot survive.
Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them, humanity cannot survive.
3. Remember that the best relationship is one in which your love for each other exceeds your need for each other.
Remember that the best relationship is one in which your love for each other exceeds your need for each other.
4. If you don’t love yourself, you cannot love others. You will not be able to love others. If you have no compassion for yourself then you are not capable of developing compassion for others.
If you don’t love yourself, you cannot love others. You will not be able to love others. If you have no compassion for yourself then you are not capable of developing compassion for others.
5. Love and compassion and a sense of universal responsibility are the sources of peace and happiness.
Love and compassion and a sense of universal responsibility are the sources of peace and happiness.
6. Take into account that great love and great achievements involve great risk.
Take into account that great love and great achievements involve great risk.Take into account that great love and great achievements involve great risk.
7. We can live without religion and meditation, but we cannot survive without human affection.
We can live without religion and meditation, but we cannot survive without human affection.
8. When we feel love and kindness toward others, it not only makes others feel loved and cared for, but it helps us also to develop inner happiness and peace.
When we feel love and kindness toward others, it not only makes others feel loved and cared for, but it helps us also to develop inner happiness and peace.
9. Love is the absence of judgment.
Love is the absence of judgment.
10. We all prefer the love of others to their hatred.
We all prefer the love of others to their hatred.
11. Love, kindness, compassion and tolerance are qualities common to all the great religions, and whether or not we follow any particular religious tradition, the benefits of love and kindness are obvious to anyone.
Love, kindness, compassion and tolerance are qualities common to all the great religions, and whether or not we follow any particular religious tradition, the benefits of love and kindness are obvious to anyone.
12. Love and compassion are qualities that human beings require just to live together.
Love and compassion are qualities that human beings require just to live together.
13. Love for others and respect for their rights and dignity, no matter who or what they are - these are ultimately all we need.
Love for others and respect for their rights and dignity, no matter who or what they are - these are ultimately all we need.
14. Compassion and love constitute non-violence in action. They are the source of all spiritual qualities: forgiveness, tolerance, all the virtues.
Compassion and love constitute non-violence in action. They are the source of all spiritual qualities: forgiveness, tolerance, all the virtues.