Leo Buscaglia Biography

Leo Buscaglia, Author
Occup.Author
FromUSA
BornMarch 31, 1924
DiedJune 11, 1998
Aged74 years
He was an educator as well as author Italo-American, that has actually shown at the University of Southern California - U.S., having actually authored write-ups for The New York Times on issues connected to like as well as the human. It was likewise the creator of Love in a program on the college itself. "To my knowledge, are the only institution in the country, and maybe the world, which has actually a training course called" Love, 1 ", and the only educator I quite insane enough to instruct it"

Leo Buscaglia was just one of the greatest writers about the Love of recent times. His publications changed the means lots of people saw the love, always extolling the concepts of living the moment, to reveal the love you feel for somebody as well as not produce assumptions. His very first publication, "Love," was published in 1972. This was adhered to later on by Leo Buscaglia, the wave of "Self Help", with several authors in different nations, all duplicating and also mimicing the design of Leo, the precursor of all this. Developed prior to he passed away, the Felice NGO committed to helping the needy throughout the world. By an unusual coincidence of Destiny, died aged 74 on June 12, 1998 (Valentine's Day in Brazil); cardiovascular disease in his sleep at his home in Lake Tahoe, California. Was a time in Brazil in 1995, where he offered a series of lectures.

Our collection contains 28 quotes who is written / told by Leo, under the main topics: Happiness - Love - Nature - Friendship.

Related authors: David Viscott (Psychologist)

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28 Famous quotes by Leo Buscaglia

Small: Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life
"Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life"
Small: What we call the secret of happiness is no more a secret than our willingness to choose life
"What we call the secret of happiness is no more a secret than our willingness to choose life"
Small: What love weve given, well have forever. What love we fail to give, will be lost for all eternity
"What love we've given, we'll have forever. What love we fail to give, will be lost for all eternity"
Small: We are no longer puppets being manipulated by outside powerful forces: we become the powerful force our
"We are no longer puppets being manipulated by outside powerful forces: we become the powerful force ourselves"
Small: We all need each other
"We all need each other"
Small: Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compl
"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"
Small: The fact that I can plant a seed and it becomes a flower, share a bit of knowledge and it becomes anoth
"The fact that I can plant a seed and it becomes a flower, share a bit of knowledge and it becomes another's, smile at someone and receive a smile in return, are to me continual spiritual exercises"
Small: The easiest thing to be in the world is you. The most difficult thing to be is what other people want y
"The easiest thing to be in the world is you. The most difficult thing to be is what other people want you to be. Don't let them put you in that position"
Small: Only the weak are cruel. Gentleness can only be expected from the strong
"Only the weak are cruel. Gentleness can only be expected from the strong"
Small: Never idealize others. They will never live up to your expectations
"Never idealize others. They will never live up to your expectations"
Small: Love is always open arms. If you close your arms about love you will find that you are left holding onl
"Love is always open arms. If you close your arms about love you will find that you are left holding only yourself"
Small: Love is always bestowed as a gift - freely, willingly and without expectation. We dont love to be loved
"Love is always bestowed as a gift - freely, willingly and without expectation. We don't love to be loved; we love to love"
Small: Love always creates, it never destroys. In this lies mans only promise
"Love always creates, it never destroys. In this lie's man's only promise"
Small: Life lived for tomorrow will always be just a day away from being realized
"Life lived for tomorrow will always be just a day away from being realized"
Small: It is paradoxical that many educators and parents still differentiate between a time for learning and a
"It is paradoxical that many educators and parents still differentiate between a time for learning and a time for play without seeing the vital connection between them"
Small: If we wish to free ourselves from enslavement, we must choose freedom and the responsibility this entai
"If we wish to free ourselves from enslavement, we must choose freedom and the responsibility this entails"
Small: If I dont have wisdom, I can teach you only ignorance
"If I don't have wisdom, I can teach you only ignorance"
Small: Ive always thought that people need to feel good about themselves and I see my role as offering support
"I've always thought that people need to feel good about themselves and I see my role as offering support to them, to provide some light along the way"
Small: I still get wildly enthusiastic about little things... I play with leaves. I skip down the street and r
"I still get wildly enthusiastic about little things... I play with leaves. I skip down the street and run against the wind"
Small: I have a very strong feeling that the opposite of love is not hate - its apathy. Its not giving a damn
"I have a very strong feeling that the opposite of love is not hate - it's apathy. It's not giving a damn"
Small: I believe that you control your destiny, that you can be what you want to be. You can also stop and say
"I believe that you control your destiny, that you can be what you want to be. You can also stop and say, No, I won't do it, I won't behave his way anymore. I'm lonely and I need people around me, maybe I have to change my methods of behaving and then you do it"
Small: Dont smother each other. No one can grow in the shade
"Don't smother each other. No one can grow in the shade"
Small: Dont brood. Get on with living and loving. You dont have forever
"Don't brood. Get on with living and loving. You don't have forever"
Small: Death is a challenge. It tells us not to waste time... It tells us to tell each other right now that we
"Death is a challenge. It tells us not to waste time... It tells us to tell each other right now that we love each other"
Small: Change is the end result of all true learning
"Change is the end result of all true learning"
Small: A single rose can be my garden... a single friend, my world
"A single rose can be my garden... a single friend, my world"
Small: Your talent is Gods gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God
"Your talent is God's gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God"
Small: Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, it only saps today of its joy
"Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, it only saps today of its joy"