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Ability To Love Quotes


"If you have the ability to love, love yourself first." - Charles Bukowski

"Paradoxically, the ability to be alone is the condition for the ability to love." - Erich Fromm

"Happiness is in your ability to love others." - Leo Tolstoy

"You are protected, in short, by your ability to love!" - J K Rowling

"To grow in our ability to love ourselves we need to receive love as well." - John Gray

"Think about a dog's ability to forgive. This to me is love." - Cesar Millan

"Think about a dog's ability to forgive. This to me is love." - Cesar Millan

"There's every reason to think SSRIs blunt your ability to fall and stay in love." - Helen Fisher

"Only love has the ability to put you in that state of bliss" - Miguel Angel Ruiz

"I'm a very visual person and I love the ability to tell stories through images." - Mandana Dayani

"You have the freedom, ability and authority to love your life. Just be you, then wait." - Gangaji

"If you let anger into your heart, it will push out your ability to love." - Bree Despain

"You have the freedom, ability and authority to love your life. Just be you, then wait." - Gangaji

"Loving becomes, and the ability to love, becomes one of the most important things in life." - Erich Fromm

"I love knowing that I have the ability to make someone's day better." - Cameron West

"When you fall in love with the system, you lose the ability to grow." - Seth

"The ability to make love frivolously is the thing that distinguishes human beings from beasts." - Heywood Broun

"I'm glad that I still have the ability to tour in Europe. I do love it." - James Taylor

"I love the ability to transform because that, for me, is a liberation." - Andy Serkis

"I love to show off my ability in a nice way." - Yani Tseng

"The ability to make love frivolously is the chief characteristic which distinguishes human beings from beasts." - Heywood Broun

"The greatest thing we can possibly gain from this life is the ability to love, and to love greatly." - Harold Klemp

"What makes us human is not our mind but our heart, not our ability to think but our ability to love." - Henri Nouwen

"So, when you have that experienced knowledge you lose the ability to hurt people and you also lose the ability to be hurt by people. That's love." - Deepak Chopra

"What I love about kids is there innate ability to love unconditionally - we can all learn from this" - Kevin Heath

"Love is very dangerous if you just have love and don't have the ability to be lovable." - Dick Gregory

"Knowledge is the ability to love, the ability to feel, the ability to probe the depths and the heights of life. It is the experience of the experiencer, and at the same time, it is beyond that." - Frederick Lenz

"The only way to deep happiness is to do something you love to the best of your ability" - Richard P Feynman

"The true measure of greatness of a human being is their ability to express love in relationship." - Walter Russell

"Keep doing what you love to the best of your ability. Stop judging and get out of your own way." - Wayne Dyer

"The mark of a mature man is the ability to give love and receive it joyously and without guilt." - Leo Baeck

"People with no morals often considered themselves more free, but mostly they lacked the ability to feel hate or love." - Charles Bukowski

"People with no morals often considered themselves more free, but mostly they lacked the ability to feel or love." - Charles Bukowski

"Women are a little more assertive in terms of our ability to express our feelings when we fall in love." - Alicia Machado

"Wealth is the progressive realization of worthy goals, the ability to love and have compassion, meaningful and caring relationships." - Deepak Chopra

"I love Frank Capra. He believed in the goodness of people and one man's ability to fight and often triumph." - Tom Shadyac

"The thing I love about being an actor is the ability to travel and experience new cultures." - Paul Wesley

"It is not gender, nor age, nor race, but your ability to work hard at what you love." - Cory Doctorow

"The ability to fantasize is the ability to survive, and the ability to fantasize is the ability to grow" - Ray Bradbury

"What starts love is your ability to stupefy and blind yourself to the point of being able to fall in love. What stops it is waking up." - Fran Lebowitz

"With the practice of meditation we can develop this ability to more fully love ourselves and to more consistently love others." - Sharon Salzberg

"The extent of your consciousness is limited only by your ability to love and to embrace with your love the space around you, and all it contains." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"A person's will is enabled, strengthened, by love. The greater their ability to dwell in love, the more potent their will." - Alison Armstrong

"I love my girlfriend, don't get me wrong. I truly love this woman, but I have the ability to have sex without any emotional involvement. It's a gift." - Adam Ferrara

"In my heart, I really don't care who you love, same sex or not; as long as you have the ability to love, that's the important thing here." - Tracy Morgan

"The chief ability of an executive should be his ability to recognize ability." - Evan Esar

"You can change your life, because you have an unlimited ability to think and talk about what you love, and so you have an unlimited ability to bring everything good in life to you." - Rhonda Byrne

"I love working with Alicia Keys, because it's not just the ability to do the dance to me; I think it's the ability to interpret it that excites me the most." - Laurieann Gibson

"In this universe we are given two gifts: the ability to love and the ability to question. Which are, at the same time, the fires that warm us and the fires that scorch us." - Mary Oliver

"One way of getting along with people is the ability to give in. Strength of character means the ability to give in to others from motives of love, kindness, and humility, and to do so gracefully, when no sin is involved. It also means the ability to stand on principle, and not to give in, when sin is involved." - Lawrence G Lovasik

"I came to the conclusion that bringing Humans to earth with an intact ability to LOVE is essential if we are to survive as a species." - Robin Lim

"We need to learn to love ourselves first, in all our glory and our imperfections. If we cannot love ourselves, we cannot fully open to our ability to love others or our potential to create" - John Lennon

"God gave you a heart to love with, not to hate with, God gave you the ability to create Heaven on earth, not Hell." - Leon Brown

"I do well to interpret scripts to the best of my ability so even if I'm given a monster to play a love scene with, I will." - Majid Michel

"Your ability to love, to reach out, and to experience life is limitless. The limitation is only of the body and mind." - Jaggi Vasudev

"I don't want to have to earn love by giving up my ability to make decisions that determine how I live." - Eloisa James

"Success means different things to different people. To me, the greatest quality of successful human beings is the ability to love." - Ziggy Marley

"Part of being a sentient human is the ability to anticipate others' mental states - to say "Fred's going to hate this but Jane would love it."" - Neal Stephenson

"By prayer, the ability is secured to feel the law of love, to speak according to the law of love, and to do everything in harmony with the law of love." - Edward Mckendree Bounds

"It was finally becoming clear to her that love wasn't about finding someone perfect to marry. Love was about seeing through to the truth of a person, and accepting all their shades of light and dark. Love was an ability." - Lisa Kleypas

"True gratitude is the ability to humbly see, feel, and even receive love. Gratitude is a form of returning love to God. Recognize His hand, tell Him so, express your love to Him." - Gene R. Cook

"You have the ability to give so much to the world by emitting feelings of love and well-being, despite what is happening around you." - Rhonda Byrne

"Love is the ability to discover similarities in the dis-similar. The audience has a right not to be fooled - even if it insists on being fooled." - Theodor Adorno

"Producing the vibration of love is based on your ability to feel deep pain...go into those feelings...and to find peace once again." - Barbara Marciniak

"What I love about the Internet and what I try to do on the issues is insist upon the ability to have bad taste if one wants." - Andrew Sullivan

"I love social media and the ability to connect to new people through Twitter and Facebook and share my real time experiences with my mommy network." - Soleil Moon Frye

"Love is the ability and willingness to allow those that you care for to be what they choose for themselves without any insistence that they satisfy you." - Wayne Dyer

"I would love to have the ability to see inside everyone's heart before I heard them speak or even saw their faces." - Nia Long

"We love old travelers: we love to hear them prate, drivel and lie; we love them for their asinine vanity, their ability to bore, their luxuriant fertility of imagination, their startling, brilliant, overwhelming mendacity." - Mark Twain

"What protects you in this world from sadness and from the loss of an ability to do something? ... Work and love." - Maira Kalman

"At times anger will trigger harsh words. After a cooling the ability to speak from the heart with love and compassion." - Ana Monnar

"I've done everything I could to the best of my ability. Thank you for the unconditional love and cyber hugs. You inspire me." - Selena Gomez

"Find the thing you love, and do it with all your heart, to the absolute best of your ability, no matter what people say." - David Nicholls

"true love is felonious... You take someone's breath away... You rob them of the ability to utter a single word... You steal a heart." - Jodi Picoult

"The Saint finds her true reason for living in unconditional love and in her ability to give without asking anything in return." - Paulo Coelho

"God realization and self-realization are one and the same. God-realization is nothing but the ability and expansiveness of heart to love everything equally." - Mata Amritanandamayi

"When a family loses its ability to dream, children don't grow, love doesn't grow and life loses strength, eventually it shuts off." - Pope Francis

"There are unlimited numbers of angels, beyond the human ability to count. Every time God has a thought of love, a new angel is created." - Doreen Virtue

"One must never be satisfied with his ability to love. No matter where he is, it is always just a beginning." - Leo Buscaglia

"How long can a man live on the outside before he loses his ability to love? How long before there's no more hope?" - Elizabeth Lowell

"true love is felonious... You take someone's breath away... You rob them of the ability to utter a single word... You steal a heart." - Jodi Picoult

"I love acting because it's a bit of an escape. It gives you the ability to reinvent yourself. They say that acting is the shy man's revenge." - Hayden Christensen

"I am a sucker for romance and I love girls and that is a terrible combination, because romance has the ability to overwhelm your perspective." - Joshua Harris

"My imagination, my ability to understand the way love and people grow over time, how passion can surprise and renew, utterly failed me." - Elizabeth Wurtzel

"Publishers, editors, agents all have one thing in common, aside from their love of cocktail parties. It's an incredible taste and an ability to find and nurture authors." - John Hodgman

"Honesty: The ability to resist small temptations." - John Ciardi

"Genius: the ability to prolong one's childhood." - H L Mencken

"Power is the ability to achieve purpose." - Martin Luther King, Jr.

"I have an amazing ability to forget." - Gene Mauch

"Security lies in our ability to produce." - Douglas Macarthur

"Faith is your reaction to God's ability." - Zig Ziglar

"The ability to adapt is everything!" - Denis Waitley

"Maturity is the ability to postpone gratification." - Sigmund Freud

"Happiness is the ability to recognize it." - Carolyn Wells

"Teaching is the ability to inspire learning." - Nick Saban

"Enjoying success requires the ability to adapt." - Nolan Ryan

"Purity is the ability to contemplate defilement." - Simone Weil

"Disability is the inability to see ability." - Vikas Khanna

"Responsibility is the ability to respond." - Lucille Ball

"Worry destroys the ability to write." - Ernest Hemingway

"Power is the ability to make change." - Geneva Overholser

"Intelligence is the ability to solve problems" - Robert Kiyosaki

"Man's ability to delude himself is infinite." - Kinky Friedman

"Ability has nothing to do with opportunity." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"Music has the ability to comfort people." - Matthew Morrison

"Progress is man's ability to complicate simplicity." - Thor Heyerdahl

"It is a fine thing to have ability, but the ability to discover ability in others is the true test." - Elbert Hubbard

"It is a fine thing to have ability, but the ability to discover ability in others is the true test." - Lou Holtz

"There is something that is much more scarce, something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability." - Robert Half

"For me, the most relevant factor in my ability to perform well on the rock has to do with my love of climbing. After nearly thirty years of climbing, I still love to do it whenever possible!" - Lynn Hill

"It's like my garden, love. Everything grows. Including love. And with that growing everyday how can you expect missing her to ever fade away? Everything builds, including our ability to cope with it. That's how we keep going." - Cecelia Ahern

"Charity is the pure love of Christ. Let's bring it down for us lay folk to understand. Selflessness, patience. . . . a great definition. . . Charity: The ability to love the sinner and hate the sin." - Hyrum W. Smith

"What all great teachers appear to have in common is love of their subject, an obvious satisfaction in rousing this love in their students, and an ability to convince them that what they are being taught is deadly serious" - Joseph Epstein

"If you love all things, you will also attain the divine mystery that is in all things. For then your ability to perceive the truth will grow every day, and your mind will open itself to an all-embracing love" - Fyodor Dostoevsky

"Love has an immense ability to help heal the devastating wounds that life sometimes deals us. Love also enhances our sense of connection to the larger world. Loving responsiveness is the foundation of a truly compassionate, civilized society." - Sue Johnson

"In my opinion, the ability to love another person is one of God's greatest gifts, and I thank God every day for enabling me to give and share love with the people in my life." - Anderson Cooper

"One, I love the creativity. I love the ability to create a capital structure that is appropriate for a company, no matter what field it happens to be in." - Henry Kravis

"Our ability to grow is directly proportional to an ability to entertain the uncomfortable." - Twyla Tharp

"Your ability to generate power is directly proportional to your ability to relax" - David Allen

"The ability to speak exactly is intimately related to the ability to know exactly." - Wendell Berry

"From each according to his ability, to each according to his ability." - Craig Bruce

"As an ability, love is always there as a potential, ready to flourish and help our lives flourish. As we go up and down in life, as we acquire or lose, as we are showered with praise or unfairly blamed, always within there is the ability of love, recognized or not, given life or not." - Sharon Salzberg

"A leader's ability to convey confidence and his ability to communicate effectively are similar." - John C Maxwell

"It's not our ability to get forgiveness that saves us. It's out ability to grant forgiveness." - Jeri Smith-Ready

"Your ability to learn depends partly on your ability to relinquish what you've held." - Milton Hall

"Vitality shows not only in the ability to persist, but in the ability to start over." - Anonymous

"Our ability to adapt is amazing. Our ability to change isn't quite as spectacular." - Lisa Lutz

"My ability to function effectively will not affect my ability to serve as commander-in-chief." - Michele Bachmann

"Response-ability is the ABILITY to choose our response to any circumstance or condition." - Stephen Covey

"Human inventiveness is overwhelming human adaptiveness. Our ability to judge lags behind our ability to create." - Robert E. Ornstein

"Our ability to destroy ourselves is the mirror image of our ability to save ourselves," - Terence Mckenna

"God's ability to clean things up is infinitely greater than our ability to mess things up." - Tullian Tchividjian

"Our ability to manufacture fraud now exceeds our ability to detect it." - Al Pacino

"Thinking is not the ability to manipulate language; it's the ability to manipulate concepts." - Leslie Lamport

"Thinking is not the ability to manipulate language; it's the ability to manipulate concepts." - Leslie Lamport

"It is a great ability to be able to conceal one's ability." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"Vitality shows in not only the ability to persist but the ability to start over." - F Scott Fitzgerald

"Our ability to create has outreached our ability to use wisely the products of our invention." - Whitney M Young

"Thinking is not the ability to manipulate language; it's the ability to manipulate concepts." - Leslie Lamport

"It requires no small degree of ability to know when to conceal one's ability." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"Real love is always chaotic. You lose control; you lose perspective. You lose the ability to protect yourself. The greater the love, the greater the chaos. It's a given and that's the secret." - Jonathan Carroll

"I have a quite feeling of pity for all those who don't know chess; almost like I am sorry for those who never learned to love. Chess, like love and music, has the ability of making people happy." - Siegbert Tarrasch

"I love Larry Bird, but I don't agree with him. I love him and respect everything about him. I learned a long time ago, and I've made this statement: Coaches don't lose their expertise and ability to make the calls." - Pete Carroll

"Real love is always chaotic. You lose control; you lose perspective. You lose the ability to protect yourself. The greater the love, the greater the chaos. It's a given and that's the secret." - Jonathan Carroll

"I really love Robert Duvall, who I think is maybe the best American actor. I love Robert Duvall because the ability that he has to change and do the most amazing work." - William Forsythe

"I've always wanted to have the ability to do what I want to do. And there are so many things that I want to do because I love acting, I love directing, I love producing, I love being a mother, I love being a wife. If I had to choose one, just would put me in the crazy house." - Jada Pinkett Smith

"To live you have to experiment, to have the ability to experiment you have to have confidence, to have confidence you have to be loved, to be loved you have to love." - Pete Seeger

"Today was about our lack of ability to not produce the ability we've got." - Sam Allardyce

"The most important survival ability for any life form is the ability to change." - Frank Herbert

"There is great ability in knowing how to conceal one's ability." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld



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