Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Any one reflecting upon the thought he has of the delight, which any present or absent thing is apt to produce in him, has the idea we call love.
John Locke (1632-1704), British philosopher. An Essay Concerning Human Understanding, bk. 3, ch. 11, sect. 14, p. 515, ed. P. Nidditch, Oxford, Clarendon Press (1975).