— Adolf Hitler Führer and Reich Chancellor of Germany, Leader of the Nazi Party 1889 - 1945
— Stefan Zweig, книга Beware of Pity
Beware of Pity (1939)
„No one can understand love who has not experienced infatuation. And no one can understand infatuation, no matter how many times he has experienced it.“
— Mignon McLaughlin American journalist 1913 - 1983
The Complete Neurotic's Notebook (1981), Love
— Thomas Jefferson 3rd President of the United States of America 1743 - 1826
— Katie Melua British singer-songwriter 1984
[Ariel Leve, The hitman and her, http://www.timesonline.co.uk/article/0,,2099-2430807,00.html, The Sunday Times Magazine, 2006-11-05]
„Love affairs are for emotional sprinters; the pleasures of love are for the emotional marathoners.“
— Robertson Davies Canadian journalist, playwright, professor, critic, and novelist 1913 - 1995
„How have you left the ancient love
That bards of old enjoyed in you!
The languid strings do scarcely move!
The sound is forced, the notes are few!“
— William Blake, To the Muses
To the Muses, st. 4
1780s, Poetical Sketches (1783)
— Karl Kraus Czech playwright and publicist 1874 - 1936
Half-Truths and One-And-A-Half Truths (1976)
„There is no sympathy, no consciousness of kind, no realization that the emotions experienced by that valiant little creature struggling to avoid the mouths of those instinct-maddened dogs are similar to the emotions they themselves would experience in an identical predicament.“
— J. Howard Moore 1862 - 1916
Источник: Better-World Philosophy: A Sociological Synthesis (1899), Egoism and Altruism, pp. 117
— Tom Morello American guitarist and singer-songwriter 1964
One Man Revolution.
— Antoine François Prévost French novelist 1697 - 1763
Combien trouve-t-on de déserteurs de la sévère vertu et combien en trouvez-vous peu de l'amour?
Part 1, p. 123; translation p. 64.
L'Histoire du chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut (1731)
— Ken Kesey novelist 1935 - 2001
„I don't want to be at the mercy of my emotions. I want to use them, to enjoy them, and to dominate them.“
— Oscar Wilde, книга Портрет Дориана Грея
Источник: The Picture of Dorian Gray
— André Maurois French writer 1885 - 1967
Un Art de Vivre (The Art of Living) (1939), The Art of Loving
„Give all the power to the many, they will oppress the few. Give all the power to the few, they will oppress the many.“
— Alexander Hamilton Founding Father of the United States 1757 - 1804