Love Gave Birth to Me
It is love that brings happiness to people.
It is love that gives joy to happiness.
My mother didn't give birth to me, that love did.
A hundred blessings and praises to that love.
From 'Words of Gratitude: For Mind, Body, and Soul' by Robert A. Emmons and Joanna Hill, © 2001. Reprinted by arrangement with Templeton Foundation Press, Philadelphia, www.templetonpress.org.