Quotations About / On: LOVE

  • 1.
    Love limited, love circumscribed, love lukewarm is by God decried.
    (Saiom Shriver)
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  • 2.
    In her first passions a woman loves her lover, but later she loves love itself.
    (François, Duc De La Rochefoucauld (1613-1680), French writer, moralist. repr. F.A. Stokes Co., New York (c. 1930). Moral Maxims and Reflections, no. 473 (1665-1678), trans. London (1706).)
  • 3.
    Love gratified is love satisfied, and love satisfied is indifference begun.
    (Samuel Richardson (1689-1761), British novelist. Third edition, London (1751). Belford, in Clarissa, vol. 4, p. 348, AMS Press (1990).)
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  • 4.
    I love my work with a frenetic and perverse love, as an ascetic loves the hair shirt which scratches his belly.
    (Gustave Flaubert (1821-1880), French novelist. Letter, April 24, 1852, to Louise Colet, trans. by Stratton Buck (1966). Correspondance, II, p. 395, Conard (1926-1933).)
    More quotations from: Gustave Flaubert, hair, love, work
  • 5.
    To love one person with a private love is poor and miserable: to love all is glorious.
    (Thomas Traherne (1636-1674), British clergyman, poet, mystic. (First published 1908). "Fourth Century," no. 69, Centuries (written c. 1672).)
    More quotations from: Thomas Traherne, love
  • 6.
    It is best to love wisely, no doubt: but to love foolishly is better than not to be able to love at all.
    (William Makepeace Thackeray (1811-1863), British author. Pendennis, ch. 6 (1848-1850).)
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  • 7.
    God loves me, loves you too.
    (The love of God)
    More quotations from: Bijay Kant Dubey
  • 8.
    Love me, I shall love you.
    (Exchange of sympathies)
    More quotations from: Bijay Kant Dubey
  • 9.
    a love lost is a love indeed
    (me)
    More quotations from: Paul Storm
  • 10.
    No love found

    No love lost...
    (Emptiness)
    More quotations from: Jordan Black
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