O FRIEND! In the garden of thy heart plant naught but the rose of love, and from the nightingale of affection and desire loosen not thy hold. Treasure the companionship of the righteous and eschew all fellowship with the ungodly. ~ Bahá’u’lláh
Source: Persian Hidden Word 3 from The Hidden Words of Bahá’u’lláh. Author, Bahá’u’lláh. Source: U.S. Bahá’í Publishing Trust, 1985 reprint. Rose abstract by Bahá’í Writings As Art. Rose of Love are available on my Website.