Love 178 "To be in love is merely to be in a state of perceptual anesthesia." H. L. Mencken. Portable Curmudgeon.
Love 179 "Love is what happens to a man and a woman who don’t know each other." W. Somerset Maugham. Portable Curmudgeon.
Love 179 "When we want to read of the deeds that are done for love, [where] do we turn? To the murder column." George Bernard Shaw Portable Curmudgeon.
Love 180 "Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence." H. L. Mencken. Portable Curmudgeon.
Love 180 The definition of love changes with age. "Love is the word used to label the sexual excitement of the young, the habituation of the middle-aged, and the mutual dependence of the old." John Ciardi. Portable Curmudgeon.