Quotations About / On: LOVE
I love money, but will money ever love me in return?
(Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Fourth Selection, New York (1987).)
We always love those that admire us, but we do not always love those we admire.
(François, Duc De La Rochefoucauld (1613-1680), French writer, moralist. repr. F.A. Stokes Co., New York (c. 1930). Moral Maxims and Reflections, no. 294 (1665-1678), trans. London (1706).)
Self-love is the source of all our other loves.
(Pierre Corneille (1606-1684), French playwright. Albin, in Titus and Berenice (Tite et Bérénice), act 1, sc. 3 (1670).)
It is not love that should be depicted as blind, but self-love.
(Voltaire [François Marie Arouet] (1694-1778), French philosopher, author. Letter, May 11, 1764.)
Jealousy contains more of self-love than of love.
(François, Duc De La Rochefoucauld (1613-1680), French writer, moralist. Sentences et Maximes Morales, no. 324 (1678).)
There is no love sincerer than the love of food.
(George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950), Anglo-Irish playwright, critic. Tanner, in Man and Superman, act 1.)
Loving own country is to love peace
(those don't love their own nation, in fact they create restlessness)
'Never curse love, for God made you out of love'
love says 'be desperate not be affectionate always' that what love desires
(love says 'be desperate not be affectionate always' that what love desires)
Love was, is and will love be even if different is the dawn.
(From my poem 'Fragrance of Love'.)