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I know it is a bit against the teachings to love anything to much , but I can't help to fall in love with Buddha's quotes of enlightenment and living a balanced life . I know I'm not a perfect person but I believe as long as take in and follow some of his teachings I may be closer to the part of enlightenment .
"Lovingkindness towards ourselves doesn't mean getting rid of anything. It means we can still be crazy after all these years. We can still be angry after all these years. We can still be timid or jealous or full of feelings of unworthiness. The point is not to try to throw ourselves away and become something better. It's about befriending who we are already." - Pema Chodron
“After meditating for some years, I began to see the patterns of my own behavior. As you quiet your mind, you begin to see the nature of your own resistance more clearly, struggles, inner dialogues, the way in which you procrastinate and develop passive resistance against life. As you cultivate the witness, things change. You don’t have to change them. Things just change.” — Ram Dass