A Quotation About The Beginning Of LOVE From Thomas Merton

Thomas MertonThe beginning of love is to let those we love be perfectly themselves, and not to twist them to fit our own image. Otherwise we love only the reflection of ourselves we find in them. — Thomas Merton

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7 responses to “A Quotation About The Beginning Of LOVE From Thomas Merton

  1. Reblogged this on Hunt FOR Truth on wordpress and commented:
    I try to image that others are doing their best — if it seems they are not, maybe its time to reflect on myself — it usually me that needs an adjustment whenever I feel upset and disappointment in others. ~ Eric

  2. Thank you for this,a good reminder for everyone.

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