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Arguably the most memorable speaker ever on the subject of love, Leo Buscaglia's talks to earlier generations connected with millions. Remarkably, the content and messages of his talks remain as relevant today as they were when first delivered. Living, Loving and Learning is a delightful collection of Buscaglia's informative and amusing lectures, delivered worldwide between 1970 and 1981. This inspirational book is for all those eager to accept the challenge of life and to profit from the wonder of love. An investment in life is an investment in change . . . When you are changing all the time, you've got to continue to keep adjusting to change, which means that you are going to be constantly facing new obstacles. That's the joy of living. And once you are involved in the process of becoming, there is no stopping. You're doomed! You're gone! But what a fantastic journey! Praise for Living, Loving and Learning: Leo makes you realize what's life is all about and teaches you to love yourself, your family, your friends, every human being and the world . . . Buying it could be the best thing that happened in your life! Life-defining, life-changing . . . a must for those who want to know why life is worth living. This book hits universal accords with all of humanity. It's basic, primal, necessary, and essential to wellness. Get it. Read it. Hug someone. This book is for those who really need a boost in their lives. A boost of hope and love. The author is very personal and it's as if you had always known him your whole life . . . I read it and re-read it again and again.
In his mission to help people attain what he felt was their greatest gift, Leo Buscaglia famously developed a university course on love. This remarkable volume was the result of the interactions of students in his course. Here is what he found love is really about . . . If you feel something, let people know that you feel. Love is like a mirror. When you love others you become their mirror and they become yours. Real love always creates, it never destroys. One does not fall in or out of love. One grows in love. Love is open arms. If you close your arms about love, you will find that you are left holding only yourself. Love is for everybody who has ever reached out to touch the heart of another. Praise for Love: A fantastic, well written, magical, wonderful book on love. I loved it! This book would make the perfect gift for anyone who needs cheering up. Leo is the master of positivity! This is hands down one of my favorite books... My hunch is you'll fall in Love with Love as well. By the end of reading it, you'll wish you could give Leo Buscaglia-a former Professor of Love at USC-a big ol' hug. This book always makes me feel warm and fuzzy inside. I've read it numerous times and each time I find something else to Love about it. Everyone should read, no make that study Leo's books. This book opened my eyes and softened my heart. Anyone who reads it with an open mind will find themselves transformed. This book is the real life guidebook on love.
The classic guide on how to build loving relationships In this exploration of loving and living, bestselling author Leo Buscaglia addresses the intricacies and challenges of love relationships. He asks such important questions, as: How do we best interweave our lives with our loved ones? Do we change our way of relating depending on the circumstances? If we fail in one relationship, can we succeed in others? In this exhilarating book, Leo doesn't give pat answers. He presents alternatives and suggests behaviour that opens the way to truly loving each other. He recalls with heartwarming detail the importance of his own family and friendships in helping him to be open to grow and to love. Praise for Loving Each Other: I recommend this book to anyone choosing to launch a lasting relationship. Great book to learn about how to nurture and grow your relationship and how to communicate. After reading this book I have decided that I am going to give this book away as a gift to nearly everyone I possibly can. No better tool out there for learning how to make a relationship work. Every word is a priceless gem of wisdom.
Tino becomes friends with elderly Mrs. Sunday, and gives her his family's TV set. (Best Books for Children, 6th ed.)
This holiday classic contains personal stories based on Christmas memories. Five of the stories appeared originally in Woman's Day magazine, which initiated a tradition of printing an annual Buscaglia Christmas story during most of the 1980s.
This story by Leo Buscaglia is a warm, wonderfully wise and strikingly simple story about a leaf names Freddie. How Freddie and his companion leaves change with the passing seasons, finally falling to the ground with winter's snow, is an inspiring allegory illustrating the delicate balance between life and death.
Leo Buscaglia's Love Cookbook with Biba Caggiano is a celebration of life and the food that sustains it. Each of the three sections-Recipes for Lovers, Friends, and Family-includes a variety of courses for every meal, from starters to desserts, as well as warm caring memories and thoughts from Dr. Buscaglia.
Can you take a bus to paradise? Probably not, because this undiscovered territory has no common destination. Leo Buscaglia explores the premise that life is paradise for those who love many things with a passion. The inspiration for this book came from Leo's syndicated newspaper column where many of these topics were first explored.
This book reveals the truth of self Leo Buscaglia has discovered on two trips to Asia by traveling the way of the bull, as well as describing the people and physical locales of Southeast Asia prior to the Vietnam War. The meaning of the title originated in the 12th century Zen book, 10 Bulls by Chinese Zen master Kakuan. In this book the bull represents life, energy, truth and action. The way concerns the possible step one man might take to gain insight, find oneself and discover one's true nature. Leo reminds us, however, that each person must find that path individually in order for it to have true meaning.
While relating specific events which he remembers about his own father, Leo Buscaglia has written this book in celebration of all fathers. Readers are reminded that seemingly ordinary events can forever remind us of a cherished family member. This book reached #7 on the New York Times Best Seller list.
An examination of the delicate phenomenon of human love as the one unifying force of life. The author identifies barriers of love and suggests means of overcoming them. This book was inspired by Leo Buscaglia's ground-breaking Love Class at the University of Southern California.