Love Quotes

Love is a universal emotion that resonates with people across different cultures and time periods, manifesting itself in countless forms and expressions. At the heart of many literary works, songs, and daily conversations, love inspires a wide array of feelings, from joy and passion to sorrow and longing. It is a theme that has been explored by poets, philosophers, and everyday individuals alike, each offering their unique perspective on this complex and multifaceted emotion.

Quotes about love capture these diverse experiences and sentiments, serving as snapshots of love’s ability to shape our lives and perceptions. They provide insight into the human condition, reflecting the joys, challenges, and truths of love. Whether it’s the euphoria of a new romance, the depth of a long-standing relationship, or the pain of love lost, these quotes encapsulate the profound impact love has on our emotions and actions. As we delve into these quotations, we embark on a journey through the myriad ways love is felt, expressed, and understood across different contexts and moments in time.

Love ceases to be a pleasure when it ceases to be a secret. Aphra Behn

Fortune and love favor the brave. Ovid

Love is all we have, the only way that each can help the other. Euripides

Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence. Erich Fromm

Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence. Erich Fromm

Love knows not distance; it hath no continent; its eyes are for the stars. Gilbert Parker

Love doesn’t make the world go ’round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile. Franklin P. Jones

The giving of love is an education in itself. Eleanor Roosevelt

Love has no age, no limit; and no death. John Galsworthy

You can search throughout the entire universe for someone who is more deserving of your love and affection than you are yourself, and that person is not to be found anywhere. You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe deserve your love and affection. Buddha

Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it. Thomas Fuller

Love is the greatest refreshment in life. Pablo Picasso

Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination. Voltaire

You can't blame gravity for falling in love. Albert Einstein

You can’t blame gravity for falling in love. Albert Einstein

We can’t command our love, but we can our actions. Arthur Conan Doyle

Love can sometimes be magic. But magic can sometimes… just be an illusion. Javan

Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence. H. L. Mencken

One is loved because one is loved. No reason is needed for loving. Paulo Coelho

Love you will find only where you may show yourself weak without provoking strength. Theodor W. Adorno

A loving heart is the truest wisdom. Charles Dickens

Love is a friendship set to music. Joseph Campbell

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

Love, having no geography, knows no boundaries. Truman Capote

Love, having no geography, knows no boundaries. Truman Capote

Looking back, I have this to regret, that too often when I loved, I did not say so. Ray Stannard Baker

In our life there is a single color, as on an artist’s palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love. Marc Chagall

There are never enough I Love You’s. Lenny Bruce

Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world. Lucille Ball

Nobody has ever measured, not even poets, how much the heart can hold. Zelda Fitzgerald

Don’t forget to love yourself. Soren Kierkegaard

Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit. Peter Ustinov

What we have once enjoyed we can never lose. All that we love deeply becomes a part of us. Helen Keller

Love is friendship that has caught fire. It is quiet understanding, mutual confidence, sharing and forgiving. It is loyalty through good and bad times. It settles for less than perfection and makes allowances for human weaknesses. Ann Landers

Love isn't something you find. Love is something that finds you.

Love isn’t something you find. Love is something that finds you. Loretta Young

A flower cannot blossom without sunshine, and man cannot live without love. Max Muller

Love is the wisdom of the fool and the folly of the wise. Samuel Johnson

Accustom yourself continually to make many acts of love, for they enkindle and melt the soul. Saint Teresa of Avila

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage. Lao Tzu

Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier. Mother Teresa

If you do not love me I shall not be loved If I do not love you I shall not love. Samuel Beckett

The love we have in our youth is superficial compared to the love that an old man has for his old wife. Will Durant

The truth is that there is only one terminal dignity – love. And the story of a love is not important – what is important is that one is capable of love. It is perhaps the only glimpse we are permitted of eternity. Helen Hayes

Friendship often ends in love; but love in friendship - never. Charles Caleb Colton

Friendship often ends in love; but love in friendship – never. Charles Caleb Colton

I feel that there is nothing more truly artistic than to love people. Vincent Van Gogh

We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love. Tom Robbins

‘Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all. Alfred Lord Tennyson

We can only learn to love by loving. Iris Murdoch

Love has reasons which reason cannot understand. Blaise Pascal

Be of love a little more careful than of anything. e. e. cummings

You can give without loving, but you can never love without giving. Robert Louis Stevenson

Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies. Aristotle

Love is when you meet someone who tells you something new about yourself. Andre Breton

With our love, we could save the world.

With our love, we could save the world. George Harrison

Love is like a faucet, it turns off and on. Billie Holiday

Once the realization is accepted that even between the closest human beings infinite distances continue, a wonderful living side by side can grow, if they succeed in loving the distance between them which makes it possible for each to see the other whole against the sky. Rainer Maria Rilke

Someday, after mastering the winds, the waves, the tides and gravity, we shall harness for God the energies of love, and then, for a second time in the history of the world, man will have discovered fire. Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

Love is always bestowed as a gift – freely, willingly and without expectation. We don’t love to be loved; we love to love. Leo Buscaglia

The art of love is largely the art of persistence. Albert Ellis

Love is the great miracle cure. Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives. Louise L. Hay

Love is space and time measured by the heart. Marcel Proust

The first duty of love is to listen. Paul Tillich

Love is metaphysical gravity.

Love is metaphysical gravity. R. Buckminster Fuller

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

Life is like an onion. You peel it off one layer at a time, and sometimes you weep. Carl Sandburg

Loved. You can’t use it in the past tense. Death does not stop that love at all. Ken Kesey

A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous. Ingrid Bergman

To love is to admire with the heart; to admire is to love with the mind. Theophile Gautier

A gentle heart is tied with an easy thread. George Herbert

If you can learn to love yourself and all the flaws, you can love other people so much better. And that makes you so happy. Kristin Chenoweth

Let no one who loves be unhappy, even love unreturned has its rainbow. James M. Barrie

The moment you have in your heart this extraordinary thing called love and feel the depth, the delight, the ecstasy of it, you will discover that for you the world is transformed. Jiddu Krishnamurti

If you wished to be loved, love. Lucius Annaeus Seneca

If you wished to be loved, love. Lucius Annaeus Seneca

True love is like ghosts, which everyone talks about and few have seen. Francois de La Rochefoucauld

People protect what they love. Jacques Yves Cousteau

At the beginning and at the end of love, the two lovers are embarrassed to find themselves alone. Jean de la Bruyere

Love is blind. Geoffrey Chaucer

Love feels no burden, thinks nothing of trouble, attempts what is above its strength, pleads no excuse of impossibility; for it thinks all things lawful for itself, and all things possible. Thomas a Kempis

I can live without money, but I cannot live without love. Judy Garland

There is no surprise more magical than the surprise of being loved: It is God’s finger on man’s shoulder. Charles Morgan

To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides. David Viscott

Love is being stupid together. Paul Valery

Love is being stupid together. Paul Valery

Love is when he gives you a piece of your soul, that you never knew was missing. Torquato Tasso

Love cures people – both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it. Karl A. Menninger

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

A man is already halfway in love with any woman who listens to him. Brendan Behan

Love is the attempt to form a friendship inspired by beauty. Marcus Tullius Cicero

Love is the magician that pulls man out of his own hat. Ben Hecht

Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same. Emily Bronte

We love because it’s the only true adventure. Nikki Giovanni

Love is being stupid together. Paul Valery

Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition. Alexander Smith

Only divine love bestows the keys of knowledge. Arthur Rimbaud

Pains of love be sweeter far than all other pleasures are. John Dryden

Love is the crowning grace of humanity, the holiest right of the soul, the golden link which binds us to duty and truth, the redeeming principle that chiefly reconciles the heart to life, and is prophetic of eternal good. Petrarch

The love we give away is the only love we keep. Elbert Hubbard

Love is the only reality and it is not a mere sentiment. It is the ultimate truth that lies at the heart of creation. Rabindranath Tagore

We are all born for love. It is the principle of existence, and its only end. Benjamin Disraeli

Love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction. Antoine de Saint-Exupery

True love is eternal, infinite, and always like itself. It is equal and pure, without violent demonstrations: it is seen with white hairs and is always young in the heart. Honore de Balzac

Faith makes all things possible… love makes all things easy. Dwight L. Moody

Choose your love, Love your choice. Thomas S. Monson

What force is more potent than love? Igor Stravinsky

Our first and last love is self-love. Christian Nestell Bovee

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