We need someone to pay real attention, to hold us tight, to come very close sometimes and respond to us in an emotional way that moves us, connects with us. Nothing compares with that.
Sue Johnson, Hold Me Tight
It is about the gentle, and sometimes not so gentle, give and take of sharing, knowing, and striving to fulfill each other's needs.
Matthew Kelly, The Seven Levels of Intimacy
True love replenishes itself daily through acts of kindness.
Pat Love, The Truth About Love
Love isn't just a feeling; it's an action that shows our caring.
Linda and Charlie Bloom, 101 Things I Wish I Knew When I Got Married
Couples who have grown to love and trust each other over the years form an unparalleled support system. Their shared history, their steadfast commitment, and their appreciation of each other create a vast reservoir of peace and contentment.
Patricia Love, Hot Monogamy
To be known we must reveal our opinions, our feelings, our dreams, our values, and our deepest desires. We must have the courage to be transparent and real.
Alisa Bowman, Project: Happily Ever After