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Alexandra Katehakis and Tom Bliss say to be wounded where we make love…

“Love comes when manipulation stops; when you think more about the other person than about his or her reactions to you. When you dare to reveal yourself fully. When you dare to be vulnerable. – Joyce Brothers VULNERABILITY It’s only … Continue reading

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David Brooks says being in love can’t be done by a person in a self-oriented mind-set…

“Being in love can’t be done by a person in a self-oriented mind-set, asking: Does this choice serve me? Online dating is fascinating because it is more or less the opposite of its object: love. When online daters actually meet, … Continue reading

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Charles J. Orlando says true love is about vulnerability…

“True love is about vulnerability; allowing someone to see that you want and need them in your life, and trusting them not to hurt you.” – Charles J. Orlando

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Brene Brown says to find our way back to each other…

Brene Brown’s second TED talk:

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Brene Brown says if we are going to find our way out of shame and back to each other…

“If we are going to find our way out of shame and back to each other, vulnerability is the path and courage is the light. To set down those lists of “what we’re supposed to be” is brave. To love … Continue reading

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Jaeda DeWalt says if you want the naked beauty of my vulnerability…

“If you want the naked beauty of my vulnerability, you have to have the strength to share the burden of, the private pain, that makes me feel so tender and fragile. For i am as strong, as i am, weak. … Continue reading

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Diane Ackerman says love requires the utmost vulnerability…

“We think of it as a sort of traffic accident of the heart. It is an emotion that scares us more than cruelty, more than violence, more than hatred. We allow ourselves to be foiled by the vagueness of the … Continue reading

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