Quotes: loves

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  • Felix Adler
    Felix Adler
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    Love of country is like love of woman - he loves her best who seeks to bestow on her the highest good.
  • W. H. Auden
    W. H. Auden
    American poet 1907-1973
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    ''God is Love,'' we are taught as children to believe. But when we first begin to get some inkling of how He loves us, we are repelled; it seems so cold, indeed, not love at all as we understand the word.
  • Alexander Pope
    Alexander Pope
    English poet 1688-1744
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    Gentle dullness ever loves a joke.
  • Henry Ward Beecher
    Henry Ward Beecher
    American Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, and speaker 1813-1887
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    He who hunts for flowers will finds flowers; and he who loves weeds will find weeds.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    Self-reliance is its aversion. It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs.
  • Carl Sandburg
    Carl Sandburg
    American Poet 1878-1967
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    Shame is the feeling you have when you agree with the woman who loves you that you are the man she thinks you are.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    Society everywhere is in conspiracy against the manhood of every one of its members. The virtue in most request is conformity. Self-reliance is its aversion. It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs.
  • Thomas Wolfe
    Thomas Wolfe
    American writer and journalist 1931-
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    There is no spectacle on earth more appealing than that of a beautiful woman in the act of cooking dinner for someone she loves.
  • Josh Billings
    Josh Billings
    American humorist 1815-1885
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    A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than you love yourself.
  • A friend is one who knows us, but loves us anyway.
  • Elbert Hubbard
    Elbert Hubbard
    American writer and publisher 1859-1915
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    A friend is one who knows you and loves you just the same.
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
    Robert Louis Stevenson
    Scottish writer and poet 1850-1895
    Robert Louis Stevenson
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    A friend is somebody who loves us with understanding, as well as emotion.
  • Ben Hecht
    Ben Hecht
    American writer, playwright 1894-1964
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    A man nearly always loves for other reasons than he thinks. A lover is apt to be as full of secrets from himself as is the object of his love from him.
  • Epictetus
    Epictetus
    Roman philosopher 50-130 AD
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    A man that seeks truth and loves it must be reckoned precious to any human society.
  • Archibald Macleish
    Archibald Macleish
    American poet 1892-1982
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    A man who lives, not by what he loves but what he hates, is a sick man.
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