quote by Khalil Gibran

It is wrong to think that love comes from long companionship and persevering courtship. Love is the offspring of spiritual affinity and unless that affinity is created in a moment, it will not be created for years or even generations.

— Khalil Gibran

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Companionship quote Ultimately, the bond of all companionship, whether in marriage or friendship, is

Ultimately, the bond of all companionship, whether in marriage or friendship, is conversation.

The first time you marry for love, the second for money, and the third for companionship.

I dont crave companionship. It stands in my way. I live for pleasure. There are few persons who can give me as much pleasure as those acts I perform myself. I would rather create pleasure according to my own whim than be subjected to the whims of others.

Those who have never known the deep intimacy and the intense companionship of happy mutual love have missed the best thing that life has to give.

Honest good humor is the oil and wine of a merry meeting, and there is no jovial companionship equal to that where the jokes are rather small and laughter abundant.

Often you shall think your road impassable, sombre and companionless.

Have will and plod along; and round each curve you shall find a new companion.

There is no separation in Divine Mind, therefore, I cannot be separated from the love and companionship which are mine by divine right.

We expect more from technology and less from each other.

We create technology to provide the illusion of companionship without the demands of friendship.

Ultimately the bond of all companionship, whether in marriage or in friendship, is conversation.

Our friends should be companions who inspire us, who help us rise to our best.

I have found that when you are deeply troubled, there are things you get from the silent devoted companionship of a dog that you can get from no other source.

If you find no one to support you on the spiritual path, walk alone.

There is no companionship with the immature.

Golf is 20 percent mechanics and technique.

The other 80 pecent is philosophy, humor, tragedy, romance, melodrama, companionship, camaraderie, cussedness and conversation.

No man can be called friendless who has God and the companionship of good books.

How does one keep from "growing old inside"? Surely only in community.

The only way to make friends with time is to stay friends with people.... Taking community seriously not only gives us the companionship we need, it also relieves us of the notion that we are indispensable.

She was struck by the simple truth that sometimes the most ordinary things could be made extraordinary, simply by doing them with the right people.

A picture lives by companionship, expanding and quickening in the eyes of the sensitive observer. It dies by the same token. It is therefore risky to send it out into the world. How often it must be impaired by the eyes of the unfeeling and the cruelty of the impotent.

A long-term marriage has to move beyond chemistry to compatibility, to friendship, to companionship. It is certainly not that passion disappears, but that it is conjoined with other ways of love.

I think marriage is dangerous. The idea of two people trying to possess each other is wrong. I don't think the flare of love lasts. Your mind rather than your emotions must answer for the success of matrimony. It must be friendship - a calm companionship which can last through the years.

The effect of having other interests beyond those domestic works well.

The more one does and sees and feels, the more one is able to do, and the more genuine may be one's appreciation of fundamental things like home, and love, and understanding companionship.

The more one does and sees and feels, the more one is able to do, and the more genuine may be one's appreciation of fundamental things like home, and love, and understanding companionship.

Eating is not merely a material pleasure.

Eating well gives a spectacular joy to life and contributes immensely to goodwill and happy companionship. It is of great importance to the morale.

Tell your friend that in his death, a part of you dies and goes with him.

Wherever he goes, you also go. He will not be alone.

The trouble is not that I am single and likely to stay single, but that I am lonely and likely to stay lonely.

... God cometh sometimes unto the soul when it hath neither called, nor prayed unto, nor summoned Him. And He doth instil into the soul a fire and a love and a sweetness not customary, wherein it doth greatly delight and rejoice ... Thus doth the soul feel that God is mingled with it and hath made companionship with it.

I had already found that it was not good to be alone, and so I made companionship with what there was around me, sometimes with the universe and sometimes with my own insignificant self; but my books were always my friends, let fail all else.

The emancipation of today displays itself mainly in cigarettes and shorts.

.. painted lips and nails, and the return of trailing skirts and other absurdities of dress which betoken the slave-woman's intelligent companionship.

Teams make you better than you are, multiply your value, enable you to do what you do best, allow you to help others do their best, give you more time, provide you with companionship, help you fulfill the desires of your heart and compound your vision and effort.

The soul that has been enriched by communion with God will not be dismayed by isolation but will welcome solitude. He will seek not the crowd but the closet, and emerging will never walk alone, for he has unseen companionship.

Champagne offers a minimum of alcohol and a maximum of companionship.

Isolation offered its own form of companionship: the reliable silence of her rooms, the steadfast tranquility of the evenings. The promise that she would find things where she put them, that there would be no interruption, no surprise. It greeted her at the end of each day and lay still with her at night.

It is a comfort to the miserable to have comrades in misfortune, but it is a poor comfort after all.

Robots will play an important role in providing physical assistance and even companionship for the elderly.

It is easier to find guides, someone to tell you what to do, than someone to be with you in a discerning, prayerful companionship as you work it out yourself. This is what spiritual direction is.

Yes, the companionship is amazing. You know, you can get that physical attraction that happens is great, but then there's an awful lot of time and the rest of the day that you have to fill.

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