is the warmth and affection we give.
It is by giving warmth and affection, by having a genuine sense of concern for others, in other words through compassion, that we gain the conditions for genuine happiness.
More important than being loved, therefore, is to love."Even more important than the warmth and affection we receive,
~Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama
( quoted from Blue Buddha Quote Collective)