Answer: Respect is an admiration of another person’s level and love is a feeling closeness with a person. These are different things.
Question: What feelings does the awakening of a point in the heart cause in a person?
Answer: A point in the heart awakens in a person after he has passed all the stages of his previous development in many circuits of lives, meaning the inanimate, vegetative, and animal levels.
Question: What can you compare the very first sensation of the Creator to? What is this feeling?
Answer: The feeling of a kind cloud that surrounds you.
Question: Can a beginner feel indifference to what was once interesting and exciting?
Answer: Naturally and quite often. Therefore, I always say that perseverance and patience are the most necessary qualities for spiritual work.
Question: How are intention and love connected?
Answer: Love is achieved only with the right intention.
From the Kabbalah Lesson in Russian 8/13/17