„How could one speak properly about love if you were forgotten, you God of love, source of all love in heaven and on earth; you who spared nothing but in love gave everything; you who are love, so that one who loves is what he is only by being in you.“
— Sören Kierkegaard Danish philosopher and theologian, founder of Existentialism 1813 - 1855
opening prayer, p. 3
„Bad company is as instructive as licentiousness. One makes up for the loss of one’s innocence with the loss of one’s prejudices.“
— Denis Diderot French Enlightenment philosopher and encyclopædist 1713 - 1784
„Hamm: If I could sleep I might make love. I'd go into the woods. My eyes would see … the sky, the earth. I'd run, run, they wouldn't catch me.“
— Samuel Beckett Irish novelist, playwright, and poet 1906 - 1989
„Watching George Romney run for the presidency was like watching a duck try to make love to a football.“
— Jim Rhodes
„Sometimes I imagined stitching all of our little touches together. How many hundreds of thousands of fingers brushing against each other does it take to make love? Why does anyone ever make love?“
— Jonathan Safran Foer Novelist 1977
Context: I put my hand on him. Touching him has always been important to me, it was something I lived for. I never could explain why. Little, nothing touches, my fingers against his shoulder, the outsides of our thighs touching as we squeeled together on the bus. I couldnt explain it, but I needed it. Sometimes I imagined stiching all of our little touches together. How many hundreds of thousands of fingers brushing against each other does it take to make love?
„Lord Peter Wimsey: I'm told I make love rather nicely. Though I am at a bit of a disadvantage at the moment. One can't be too convincing at the other end of the table with a bloke looking in the window.“
— Dorothy L. Sayers English crime writer, playwright, essayist and Christian writer 1893 - 1957
— Jack Tatum All-American college football player, professional football player, defensive back, safety, College Football Hall of ... 1948 - 2010
Final Confessions of NFL Assassin Jack Tatum by Jack Tatum with Bill Kushner "It could have happened to anybody," said Tatum about the Darryl Stingly hit. "People are always saying, 'He didn't apologize.' I don't think I did anything wrong that I need to apologize for. It was a clean hit."