How about this as a definition of love?

Love dares the self to leave itself behind, to enter into poverty.

Thus Anne Carson, in ‘Decreation: How Women Like Sappho, Marguerite Porete and Simone Weil Tell God’ (published in Decreation: Poetry, Essays, Opera)

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