Tag Archive for: love

Is it best to be loved more in a relationship »

Often the saying goes that “it is better to be with someone who loves you more than someone you love”. Sounds so right at first consideration but really, why would anyone want to have someone love them more than they are willing to love in a relationship?

Most people definitely will find this very appealing as it makes one seem safe in the relationship. This reassuring feeling comes from feeling that if he/she loves you more, it will be difficult for them to hurt you after they are lucky to have you in their life. …Continue Reading »

Is Love’s Bewildering Bewitchment Irresistible »

In today’s fast paced society, it is ironical to find that while the rate of people getting married is drastically falling (59 percent – down from 62 percent in 1990, 72 percent in 1970), the rate of divorce is instead on the rise (10 percent – up from 8 percent in 1990, 6 percent in 1980).

What could be the cause of this societal ill that is wrecking the very fabric of our family and communal existence? A simple truth would be that when the love that any union is founded upon gives way to distrust, arguments and constant bickering, the ultimately end is an inevitable breakup or divorce. …Continue Reading »

How Personal Happiness Opens Your Heart to Finding True Love »

Loving who you are and finding true personal happiness is the first step to falling in love and finding true love. However a lot of people tend to focus on their partner as the source of their happiness and blame them as being the cause of their dissatisfaction and disharmony in life. …Continue Reading »

The Art of Giving and Accepting Sincere Apologies »

In its most basic expression – a simple, yet sincere apology satisfies many situations. No matter how effective your communication skills, how sensitive you may be, or how compatible or in love you might be with your spouse, sooner or later you are bound to do something that will either hurt or embarrass your partner. How then do you know when you have wronged your partner and to sincerely apologize? …Continue Reading »

How to Tell If You Are in Love »

This is perhaps the biggest question that can be asked in a relationship. And for sure, for the larger population, this is not an easy one to just give a yes or no answer. What is it that really gives you the assurance that you are truly in love? …Continue Reading »

Love at First Sight – Does it Exist? »

The smile, the brightly lit eyes and you feel like you’ve known this stranger the whole of your life. The world stops in that instant and everything around you vanishes. There and then you know this is the person you definitely want to spend the rest of your life with. Have you ever been in love at first sight – struck by cupid’s arrow? …Continue Reading »

Love and Sex – The Interplay »

Men and women have different view about love and sex. Generally, it is believed that women consistently seem to associate love with sex, whereas for men it is easier to have sexual intercourse for pleasure and physical release, without any emotional commitment. Although sex is not everything in a relationship, it’s a big part of it. Good sex generally plays a big part in starting and maintaining a relationship, …Continue Reading »

The Right Chemistry »

By Anastasia Toufexis

O.K., LET’S CUT OUT ALL THIS nonsense about romantic love. Let’s bring some scientific precision to the party. Let’s put love under a microscope.

When rigorous people with Ph.D.s after their names do that, what they see is not some silly, senseless thing. No, their probe reveals that love rests firmly on the foundations of evolution, biology and chemistry. What seems on the surface to be irrational, intoxicated behavior is in fact part of nature’s master strategy – a vital force that has helped humans survive, thrive and multiply through thousands of years. …Continue Reading »

What Is Love? »

By Paul Gray

What is this thing called love? What? Is this thing called love? What is this thing called? Love.

HOWEVER PUNCTUATED, COLE Porter’s simple question begs an answer. Love’s symptoms are familiar enough: a drifting mooniness in thought and behavior, the mad conceit that the entire universe has rolled itself up into the person of the beloved, a conviction that no one on earth has ever felt so torrentially about a fellow creature before. Love is ecstasy and torment, freedom and slavery. Poets and songwriters would be in a fine mess without it. Plus, it makes the world go round. …Continue Reading »

Viagra – The Little Blue Pill »

Viagra, the wonderful erectile dysfunction treatment drug from the world renowned pharmaceutical giant, Pfizer, is arguably one of the most recognisable medications in the world today. Patented in 1996 and approved for use in the treatment of erectile dysfunction by the US Food and Drug Administration on March 27, 1998, Viagra officially become the first oral treatment approved for the treatment of erectile dysfunction in the United States. …Continue Reading »