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You can get into a very fancy car and know everything about the engine, but when you drive in that car, you feel that rush.…
Women like signs of money and education – things that indicate that not only is this guy going to have some resources, but he’s also…
When somebody leaves Match.com or Chemistry.com, they ask you why you left. One box you can check is, ‘I found somebody.’ Between 15 and 20…
Once you fall for someone, their smell can be a powerful thing. Women will wear their boyfriends’ T-shirts, and throughout tales in history men have…
More and more of us live segmented, compartmentalized lives. This isn’t natural. For millions of years, our forebears knew everyone around them and everyone knew…
Liberals and conservatives are looking for entirely different things. Their attitudes toward romance and how they court are really dramatically different. There’s almost no overlap.
In that early-love stage, you’re in that state of exhilaration. You talk till dawn. You become obsessed with ‘What does he think?’ ‘Does he like…
A hundred years ago, if you had a child out of marriage, you’d be a social disgrace. Today women feel comfortable enough economically and culturally…
You fall in love with somebody who fits within what I call your ‘love map,’ an unconscious list of traits that you build in childhood…
Women have a better sense of color and a better color memory. They’re more likely to notice when something doesn’t match; more likely to notice…
When chimps threaten, they open their mouth and show their teeth. It’s a little like waving a knife in front of you. It’s very primitive,…
Of all the foods we share, there is nothing more primordial than meat. It’s no surprise that meat-eaters still want a partner who will give,…
I think that property is very important in this day and age. It defines you; you worked hard to get it. It’s meaningful to you,…
There’s a lot of talk about the positive aspects of love. We as a society downplay the danger, the anxiety, and the disappointment. We romanticize…
As societies continue to loosen their standards regarding what is appropriate female and male behavior, I think we are going to realize we have not…
Young women today do not marry the men they met in high school, or even the one they go out with at college, because they…
We’re not very dangerous animals; we don’t have a horn like a rhino or quills like a porcupine.
You’ve got to remember that men are men and women are women. And although a lot of similarities, there are some real differences.
We spend our lives trying to get along with people so we can keep our jobs, keep our marriages together, so that we can raise…
Today, American women bear an average of 2.2 children that live to adulthood. Across most of Europe, women bear even fewer young.
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