“Hearts live by…

“Hearts live by being wounded.” – Oscar Wilde

 “Those who do not know how to weep with their whole heart do not know how to laugh either.” – Golda Meir

“To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose is the next best.” – William Makepeace Thackeray

The more you have loved and have allowed yourself to suffer because of your love, the more you will be able to let your heart grow wider and deeper. When your love is truly giving and receiving, those whom you love will not leave your heart even when they depart from you. The pain of rejection, absence, and death can become fruitful. Yes, as you love deeply the ground of your heart will be broken more and more, but you will rejoice in the abundance of the fruit it will bear.Henri Nouwen

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