**If you look at the list in 1 Corinthians 13: 4-8a - you discover it has 16 phrases.
Paul lists 8 negative things that Agape love Doesn't Do: Love does not envy. It does not boast. It is not proud. It is not rude. It is not self-seeking. It is not easily angered. It keeps no record of wrongs. It does not delight in evil.
And Paul gives us 8 positives. Agape love DOES these: "is patient, kind, rejoices with the truth, always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres. Agape love never fails."