Sunday, June 28, 2015

Today's Daily Dharma: Love Wishes the Same for All

Love Wishes the Same for All
I cannot keep love alive in my own heart if I would deny the same to someone else. Love is not selective in that way but is rather an affectionate generosity that wishes the same for all. Withheld, love isolates itself and won't long survive. A lifetime relationship of enduring love, kindness, and understanding is rare enough in human affairs without anyone trying to legislate who gets a shot at it and who doesn't.

Lin Jensen, "Legislating Love"