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A Monday meander: Love and evolution

The marsh during the blue hour.

Love is alone sufficient by itself; it pleases by itself, and for its own sake.  It is itself a merit, and itself its own recompense.  It seeks neither cause, nor consequences, beyond itself.  It is its own fruit, its own object and usefulness.  I love, because I love; I love, that I may love.

~ Bernard of Clairvaux

What we love we shall grow to resemble.

~ Bernard of Clairvaux

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