Love Quotes

Love Quotes, Romantic Sayings & Lovely Declarations of True Love

"Make your life an act of love."

“Where there is love there is life.” — Gandhi

“We loved with a love that was more than love.” — Edgar Allan Poe

“Anyone can be passionate, but it takes real lovers to be silly.” — Rose Franken

"The greatest happiness of life it the conviction that we are loved; loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves." -- Victor Hugo

“Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind,
And therefore is winged Cupid painted blind.”
— William Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night’s Dream 

“The art of love… is largely the art of persistence.” — Albert Ellis

“Who, being loved, is poor?” — Oscar Wilde

"Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into a friend." -- Martin Luther King, Jr.

“When love is not madness, it is not love.” — Pedro Calderon de la Barca

“Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward together in the same direction.” — Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

“Love is a symbol of eternity. It wipes out all sense of time, destroying all memory of a beginning and all fear of an end.”

"Live, Love, Laugh."

“The hunger for love is much more difficult to remove than the hunger for bread.” — Mother Teresa

“Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.” — Albert Einstein

“You have to walk carefully in the beginning of love; the running across fields into your lover’s arms can only come later when you’re sure they won’t laugh if you trip.” — Jonathan Carroll

"You know you're in love when you don't want to fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams." -- Theodore Geisel (Dr. Seuss)

“Infatuation is when you think he’s as sexy as Robert Redford, as smart as Henry Kissinger, as noble as Ralph Nader, as funny as Woody Allen, and as athletic as Jimmy Conners. Love is when you realize that he’s as sexy as Woody Allen, as smart as Jimmy Connors, as funny as Ralph Nader, as athletic as Henry Kissinger and nothing like Robert Redford – but you’ll take him anyway.” — Judith Viorst

"Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same." -- Emily Brontë

“Be careful what you set your heart upon – for it will surely be yours.” — James A. Baldwin

“Kindness in giving creates love.” — Lao Tzu

“Love not what you are, but what you may become.” — Miguel de Cervantes

"Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius." -- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

“When you love someone all your saved up wishes start coming out.” — Elizabeth Bowen

“Love is, above all, the gift of oneself.” — Jean Anouilh

“This is my wish for you: comfort on difficult days, smiles when sadness intrudes, rainbows to follow the clouds, laughter to kiss your lips, sunsets to warm your heart,
hugs when spirits sag, friendships to brighten your being, beauty for your eyes to see, faith so that you can believe, confidence for when you doubt, patience to accept the truth, courage to know yourself, love to complete your life.”

"To the world you may be just one person, but to one person you may be the world."

“Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice, but for those who love, time is eternity.” — Henry Van Dyke

“Love is an ocean of emotions entirely surrounded by expenses.” — Lord Dewar

“‘Tis sweet to know there is an eye will mark our coming, and look brighter when we come.” — Lord Byron

"Love must be as much a light, as it is a flame." -- Henry David Thoreau

“Love is not singular except in syllable.” — Marvin Taylor

“People who are sensible about love are incapable of it.” — Douglas Yates

“The past is behind us, love is in front and all around us. ” — Emme Woodhull-Bäche

“He felt now that he was not simply close to her, but that he did not know where he ended and she began.” — Leo Tolstoy

“Sometimes it’s a form of love just to talk to somebody that you have nothing in common with and still be fascinated by their presence.” — David Byrne

"I don't want to live. I want to love first, and live incidentally." -- Zelda Fitzgerald

“Love is a game that two can play and both win.” — Eva Gabor

“Poetry spills from the cracks of a broken heart, but flows from one which is loved.” — Christopher Paul Rubero

“Love is the poetry of the senses.” — Honoré de Balzac

“A man is not where he lives, but where he loves.” — Latin Proverb

"At the touch of love, everyone becomes a poet." -- Plato

“Love makes your soul crawl out from its hiding place.” — Zora Neale Hurston

“An old man in love is like a flower in winter.” — Portuguese Proverb

“Will you love me in December as you do in May,
Will you love me in the good old fashioned way?
When my hair has all turned gray,
Will you kiss me then and say,
That you love me in December as you do in May?”
— James J. Walker

"Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired." -- Robert Frost

“Life without love is like a tree without blossom and fruit.” — Kahlil Gibran

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“Love is like dew that falls on both nettles and lilies.” — Swedish Proverb

“Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence.” — Eric Fromm

"A baby is born with a need to be loved - and never outgrows it." -- Frank A. Clark

“You can give without loving, but you can never love without giving.”

“Love is not consolation. It is light.” — Friedrich Nietzsche

“Love dies only when growth stops.” — Pearl S. Buck

"Love is the condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own." -- Robert Heinlein

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