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The greatest weakness of most humans is their hesitancy to tell others how much they love them while they're still alive.

Author: Orlando A. Battista

Profession:

It is unfortunately very true that, without leisure and money, love can be no more than an orgy of the common man. Instead of being a sudden impulse full of ardor and reverie, it becomes a distastefully utilitarian affair.

Author: Charles Baudelaire (1821-1867)

Profession: French Poet

To love someone is to isolate him from the world, wipe out every trace of him, dispossess him of his shadow, drag him into a murderous future. It is to circle around the other like a dead star and absorb him into a black light.

Author: Jean Baudrillard

Profession: French Postmodern Philosopher, Writer

If you say, I love you, then you have already fallen in love with language, which is already a form of break up and infidelity.

Author: Jean Baudrillard

Profession: French Postmodern Philosopher, Writer

Where love is concerned, too much is not even enough.

Author: Pierre De Beaumarchais (1732-1799)

Profession: French Dramatist

When we understand that man is the only animal who must create meaning, who must open a wedge into neutral nature, we already understand the essence of love. Love is the problem of an animal who must find life, create a dialogue with nature in order to experience his own being.

Author: Ernest Becker (1924-1974)

Profession: American Psychologist, Cultural Anthropologist

I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love.

Author: Henry Ward Beecher (1813-1887)

Profession: American Preacher, Orator, Writer

Young love is a flame; very pretty, often very hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. The love of the older and disciplined heart is as coals, deep-burning, unquenchable.

Author: Henry Ward Beecher (1813-1887)

Profession: American Preacher, Orator, Writer

Love is the river of life in the world.

Author: Henry Ward Beecher (1813-1887)

Profession: American Preacher, Orator, Writer

Love ceases to be a pleasure, when it ceases to be a secret.

Author: Aphra Behn (1640-1689)

Profession: British Playwright, Poet

Honor the ocean of love.

Author: George De Benneville (1703-1793)

Profession: French Radical Christian

Love seeks no cause beyond itself and no fruit; it is its own fruit, its own enjoyment. I love because I love; I love in order that I may love.

Author: St. Bernard (1090-1153)

Profession: French Theologian and Reformer

Let no one believe that he has received the divine kiss, if he knows the truth without loving it or loves it without understanding it. But blessed is that kiss whereby not only is God recognized but also the Father is loved; for there is never full knowledge without perfect love.

Author: St. Bernard (1090-1153)

Profession: French Theologian and Reformer

Love is the fulfilling of the Law.

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian

Love is patient and kind; love is not jealous or boastful; it is not arrogant or rude. [I Corinthians]

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian