Love is a beautiful thing in our life , it takes us to the dreams, actually nice dreams, so we really need love in our life.so i agreed that it is better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.
First of all, the love between man and woman, boys and girls let them express their personality to each other, indeed, the hidden part of their personality which they can express it only wither lovely partner.
Sometimes they are reaching to deep relation ship that nobody imagine that they going to separate, sometimes they are facing problems make them loose each other, for example i loved my scholar mate he loved me too, but there was a problem made us leave each other .,in facts it was really hard injury to my heart, i couldn't imagine my life without him but after that i used this story as a light or a way that direct my new life , furthermore i could identify which person is good for me, how can i deal with problem if i facing it again. I got a lot of experience from my first love story. And then i meet my husband he loved me and me too and i treat the conditions faced us well , and i'm very thankful to my first love story that makes me a woman with a good foresight and i can control my life better.
Last but not least, we couldn't live without spices without sweet thing , yes it is the love like the spicy, sweet of our life , it refreshes our life, lets us feel happy all the time, push us to do good things.
In conclusion, i can't imagine my life without love, although many people disagree to love and lost.But if it comes to me i agreed that it is better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all for the reasons mentioned above.the old story give us more experience, let us try love,makes us more strong with good foresight.
Love is precious and life is fragile. For me, the weekend’s experience revived my awareness that painful feelings of loss are an inevitable part of love. You can’t have one without the other.
Grief is a painful process, indeed. And it’s not just the losing that hurts. I find it so painful to see someone I love suffer. To see my loved one in pain or in fear just breaks my heart. Sometimes I wish I weren’t so sensitive. I wish I could turn away from those painful feelings and be a bit more distant, a bit more matter-of-fact. But I realize that would also mean that I was a bit less in touch with love. And that is not something I would wish to give up. To be true to my best self, I must embrace the reality that the more I love, the more painful the loss.
In writing about the death of his dear friend, the poet Tennyson expressed this truth in the music and rhythm of these words:
I hold it true, whate’er befall;
I feel it when I sorrow most;
‘Tis better to have loved and lost
Than never to have loved at all.
I think we instinctively turn Tennyson’s observation into a question: is it better to have loved and lost than never to have loved before? We are often undecided about the answer, plagued by the question at a very deep level. We ask, wouldn’t it be better to protect ourselves from the pain of loss by never loving—really loving—at all?
Much of the isolation we experience in life is related to this fear of loss. If we stay distant, we imagine we protect ourselves. This is very unconscious, of course. We don’t consciously set out to keep a buffer between ourselves and others. We say we want to be close, but we tell ourselves that we can’t be close because we haven’t met the right person or we don’t have the time, the patience, the trust, or the flexibility to risk it.Would you consider the idea that when we are overly picky, judgmental, or cautious that we are unconsciously putting up barriers so that we do not have to be in touch with all the risks involved in really, really loving someone? We tell ourselves that our friend or partner or sibling isn’t good enough, trustworthy enough, or safe enough. Perhaps we don’t open ourselves to love as fully as we could because we are so frightened that the relationship won’t work out It is a strategy of safety, but at what cost?
How sad it would be to live our lives in a mode of self-protection that costs us some of the most precious experiences of life: to love and to be loved. We exchange a life of fulfillment for a life of safety. We exchange one kind of pain for another: the pain of love-and-loss for the pain of loneliness. We must each ask ourselves if that is a trade we are willing to make.
Love costs so much because it gives so much. After all, if it didn’t give so much, we wouldn’t be in such pain when we lose it. For me, that is a trade-off worth its weight in gold.
Copyright 2012 Jennifer L. Kunst, Ph.D.
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