Love FAQs:


Q: Is love a subject of frequent debate, different aspects of the word can be clarified by determining what isn't love?

A: Yes, Love as a general expression of positive sentiment is commonly contrasted with hate; as a less sexual and more emotionally intimate form of romantic attachment, love is commonly contrasted with lust; and as an interpersonal relationship with romantic overtones, love is sometimes contrasted with friendship, although the word love is often applied to close friendships.

Q: Is love unconditional and requires considerable self-acceptance?

A: Yes.

Q: Is love sexual attraction and passion?

A: Yes.

Q: Is love shown in infatuation as well as romantic love?

A: Yes.

Q: Is love caused by the hormone oxytocin being released in to the body?

A: Yes, and that love does not truly exist, and that instead it is an evolutionary instinct.

Q: Is love ultimately not a feeling at all?

A: Yes, but rather is a commitment to, and adherence to, loving actions towards another, oneself, or many others, over a sustained duration.

Q: Is love an activity?

A: Yes, and not simply a feeling.

Q: Is love found by in the philosophical blog 'In the Quest of Truth'?

A: Yes, Love is defined as a measure of selfless give and take, and the author attempted to draw a graph that shows the equation of love.

Q: Is love motivated by the need to see others succeed in life?

A: Yes, and to be good people.

Q: Is love "to be delighted by the happiness of another"?

A: Yes.

Q: Is love influenced by hormones?

A: Yes, and neurotrophins , and pheromones, and how people think and behave in love is influenced by their conceptions of love.

Q: Is love patient?

A: Yes, and love is kind.

Q: Is love most closely associated with interpersonal relationships?

A: Yes.

Q: Is love a combination of the "concern for the spiritual growth of another," and simple narcissis?

A: Yes, and combination of the "concern for the spiritual growth of another," and simple narcissism.

Q: Is love life itself?

A: Yes.

Q: Is love : psychological theories, the vast majority of which consider love to be very healthy behavior?

A: Yes, evolutionary theories which hold that love is part of the process of natural selection; spiritual theories which may, for instance consider love to be a gift from a god; and theories that consider love to be an unexplainable mystery, very much like a mystical experience.

Q: Is love considered to be beyond the understanding of material realm as it surpasses any form of selfish love or lust that is visible in the material world?

A: Yes.

Q: Is love a projection of the essence of God to the universe?

A: Yes.

Q: Is love Ishq, which is derived from Arabic language, however it is considered by most to be too stalwart a term for interpersonal love and is more commonly substituted for "doost dashtan"?

A: Yes, In the Persian culture, everything is encompassed by love and all is for love, starting from loving friends and family, husbands and wives, and eventually reaching the divine love that is the ultimate goal in life.

Q: Is love not merely a feeling but is also actions?

A: Yes, and that in fact, the "feeling" of love is superficial in comparison to one's commitment to love via a series of loving actions over time.

Q: Is love intense longing, and is often accompanied by physiological arousal?

A: Yes, companionate love is affection and a feeling of intimacy not accompanied by physiological arousal.

Q: Is love viewed as varying combinations of these three components?

A: Yes.

Q: Is love a field of social philosophy and ethics that attempts to explain the nature of love?

A: Yes.

Q: Is love best summarised by St?

A: Yes.

Q: Is love or can be justified?

A: Yes, and asking what the value of love is, and what impact love has on the autonomy of both the lover and the beloved.