Quotes: love

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  • Henry Louis Mencken
    Henry Louis Mencken
    American journalist and critic 1880-1956
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    Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
    Samuel Johnson
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    Love is the wisdom of the fool and the folly of the wise.
  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
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    Love should be a tree whose roots are deep in the earth, but whose branches extend into heaven.
    Source: Marriage and Morals (1929) ch. 19
  • Christian Nevell Bovee
    Christian Nevell Bovee
    American writer 1820-1904
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    Our first and last love is... self-love.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
    Henry David Thoreau
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    Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    The Bible tells us to love our neighbors, and also to love our enemies; probably because they are generally the same people.
  • Amelia Earhart
    Amelia Earhart
    American aviation pioneer and author 1897-1939
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    The effect of having other interests beyond those domestic works well. The more one does and sees and feels, the more one is able to do, and the more genuine may be one's appreciation of fundamental things like home, and love, and understanding companionship.
  • The Greatest thing you'll ever learn, is just to love, and be loved in
    return.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.
  • Molière
    Molière
    French playwriter (ps. of J. B. Poquelin) 1622-1673
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    The more we love our friends, the less we flatter them; it is by excusing nothing that pure love shows itself.
  • Barbara Howar
    Barbara Howar
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    There is nothing better for the spirit or the body than a love affair. It elevates the thoughts and flattens the stomachs.
  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
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    There will still be things that machines cannot do. They will not produce great art or great literature or great philosophy; they will not be able to discover the secret springs of happiness in the human heart; they will know nothing of love and friendship.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    To be a philosopher is not merely to have subtle thoughts, nor even to found a school, but so to love wisdom as to live according to its dictates a life of simplicity, independence, magnanimity, and trust. It is to solve some of the problems of life, not only theoretically, but practically.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
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    Vanity is as ill at ease under indifference as tenderness is under a love which it cannot return.
  • Brigham Young
    Brigham Young
    American Mormon Leader 1801-1877
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    We want men to rule the nation who care more for and love better the nation's welfare than gold and silver, fame or popularity.