Let us not believe that we have received…

Let us not believe that we have received the divine kiss, if we know the truth without loving it or love it without understanding it. But blessed is that kiss whereby not only is God recognized but also the Father is loved; for there is never full knowledge without perfect love.
– Saint Bernard

SOURCE – The Thought for the Day is today’s entry from Eknath Easwaran’s Words to Live By – http://www.easwaran.org/index.php