Motivational Quotes by the famous American
lecturer, relationship expert and self help
author Leo Buscaglia
born Felice Leonardo Buscaglia - Los
Angeles, California, United States of America
- 31st of March, 1924 / Died 12th of June,
Leo Buscaglia was a motivational speaker,
self improvement author, university professor
and sometimes referred to as Dr. Love. Two
of his more popular books include "Living,
Loving and Learning" and "Born for
+ It's not enough to have lived. We should be
determined to live for something.
+ A Buddhist teacher once said to me, 'Why do
you keep moving? You are already there.' And all
of a sudden it occurred to me.. my goodness, I
+ Too often we underestimate the power of a touch,
a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest
compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all
of which have the potential to turn a life around.
+ People are not here to meet your expectations.
+ I have a very strong feeling that the opposite
of love is not hate.. it's apathy. It's not giving
+ Love is always changing and unless we stay aware
and change with it, it eludes us.
+ I started my Love Class as a result of the suicide
of one of my most talented students. She showed
no sign of her despair. Then one day she took
her life. I had to ask, "What's the good
of all our learning, knowing how to read and write
and spell if no one ever teaches us the value
of life, of our uniqueness, and personal dignity?"
So I started my Love Class.
+ To live in love is to live in life, and to live
in life is to live in love.
+ Life is our greatest possession and love its
+ A life of love is one of continual growth, where
the doors and windows of experience are always
open to the wonder and magic that life offers.
To love is to risk living fully.
+ We are all born with God-given, unique traits
and skills. But as with all possibilities they
will remain unrealized unless they are developed,
nurtured and put into practice.
+ One does not fall "in" or "out"
of love. One grows in love.
+ I'd like to be remembered for being a good,
kind, loving, gentle man who attempted to live
wisely, and who cared a lot.
+ Who is the loving person? The loving person
is the person who loves him or herself. I say
this so often, and people say, "Oh yes, you're
so right," but they don't do it! You will
never be able to love anyone else until you love
yourself. Even With your Fat Thighs!