„There is no spectacle on earth more appealing than that of a beautiful woman in the act of cooking dinner for someone she loves.“

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Thomas Wolfe2
1900 - 1938

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„Nothing makes a woman more beautiful than the belief that she is beautiful.“

—  Sophia Loren Italian actress 1934
As quoted in The Subtlety of Emotions (2001) by Aaron Ben-Ze'ev, p. 204.

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„Nothing inspires more courage in a woman than fearlessness in the man she loves.“

—  Antoine François Prévost French novelist 1697 - 1763
L'Histoire du chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut (1731), Rien n'est plus capable d'inspirer du courage à une femme que l'intrépidité d'un homme qu'elle aime. Part 2, p. 227; translation p. 132.

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„The spectacle of the beauty which embodies itself in a living being is infinitely more touching than that of the work the most grandiose.“

—  Michel Henry, livro L'Amour les yeux fermés
L'amour les yeux fermés (1976), (fr) Le spectacle de la beauté qui s'incarne dans un être vivant est infiniment plus émouvant que celui de l'œuvre la plus grandiose. Michel Henry, L'Amour les yeux fermés, éd. Gallimard, 1976, p. 48

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„It’s easier to write about Socrates than about a young woman or a cook.“

—  Anton Chekhov Russian dramatist, author and physician 1860 - 1904
Letters, Letter to A.S. Suvorin (January 2, 1894)

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„When you cook it should be an act of love. To put a frozen bag in the microwave for your child is an act of hate.“

—  Raymond Blanc French chef 1949
In Nicola Woolcock, " Celebrity Chef Dishes Microwave Mothers http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/1358173/Celebrity-chef-dishes-microwave-mothers.html", Daily Telegraph (2 October 2001).

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„Love makes a woman beautiful –
but beauty does not have such power, beauty cannot make a woman worthy of love.“

—  Walther von der Vogelweide Middle High German lyric poet 1170 - 1230
Liebe machet schoene wîp: desn mac diu schoene niht getuon, sin machet niemer lieben lîp. "Herzeliebez vrowelîn", line 17; translation from Frederick Goldin German and Italian Lyrics of the Middle Ages (New York: Anchor, 1973) p. 121.

„Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Etiam egestas wisi a erat. Morbi imperdiet, mauris ac auctor dictum.“