True Love Quotes

True love, a concept as timeless as humanity itself, resonates deeply within the core of our existence, influencing our choices, shaping our lives, and guiding our hearts. It is a universal language, understood by all, yet so uniquely experienced by each individual. The notion of true love transcends the mere feelings of affection or attraction; it embodies a profound, enduring connection that weathers the storms of life, bringing light into the darkest corners of our existence.

Quotes about true love serve as windows into the myriad expressions of this profound emotion, offering insights and reflections that resonate with our own experiences. They encapsulate the essence of love’s enduring nature, its ability to inspire, heal, and transform. Through the wisdom of these words, we are reminded of love’s power to bind individuals together, creating bonds that defy time and space, and illuminating the path toward a shared journey filled with growth, understanding, and an unbreakable unity of hearts.

I am 39. I am single. I am a black woman. I have too many advanced degrees. Many a news story tells me finding true love is likely a hopeless proposition. Now is the time when I need to believe in fairy tales. Roxane Gay

I’d love to do a love story. I’ve never done a true love story, which would be awesome. But then again, I don’t think I’ve had a true love story, even in my own life. Maybe that’s something I want to explore in my own life first. Lucas Hedges

For true love is inexhaustible; the more you give, the more you have. And if you go to draw at the true fountainhead, the more water you draw, the more abundant is its flow. Antoine de Saint-Exupery

It may be an old cliche, but I think true love will last; it has no end. But finding the right person is a very difficult thing. Bruce Forsyth

Only true love can fuel the hard work that awaits you. Tom Freston

So long as little children are allowed to suffer, there is no true love in this world. Isadora Duncan

I have a personal ambition to live my life honestly and honor the true love that I’ve had and also the people I’ve had around me. Lana Del Rey

I love acting. Acting is a true love of mine, acting and math. Although they are both creative, they use very different sides of your brain. And I love both. Acting is my first love, and that’s my main career, it really is. Danica McKellar

I always believed ‘The Fly’ to be a classic opera story. It’s a tale of love and death, true love surviving in the face of physical decay and ultimate sacrifice. Howard Shore

The romantic love we feel toward the opposite sex is probably one extra help from God to bring you together, but that’s it. All the rest of it, the true love, is the test. Joan Chen

Football is my true love. I played with boys until I was 11 and then for a girls’ club in Middlesbrough until I was 16. Faye Marsay

I think that true love, fairy tales, the positive messages of positive stories – I don’t think those ever die. Sometimes we like to hide them in sarcasm or irony, but they are still there, and they still move us. Jon M. Chu

True love stories never have endings. Richard Bach

You’re not looking for perfection in your partner. Perfection is all about the ego. With soulmate love, you know that true love is what happens when disappointment sets in – and you’re willing to deal maturely with these disappointments. Karen Salmansohn

There is no true love save in suffering, and in this world we have to choose either love, which is suffering, or happiness. Man is the more man – that is, the more divine – the greater his capacity for suffering, or rather, for anguish. Miguel de Unamuno

True love does not only encompass the things that make you feel good, it also holds you to a standard of accountability. Monica Johnson

True love comes quietly, without banners or flashing lights. If you hear bells, get your ears checked. Erich Segal

True love that lasts forever… yes, I do believe in it. My parents have been married for 40 years and my grandparents were married for 70 years. I come from a long line of true loves. Zooey Deschanel

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

True love is quiescent, except in the nascent moments of true humility. Bryant H. McGill

Is making a movie true love if you’re a creative person? It could be. But in my world, the importance of being a father and having kids and knowing that connection is true love. Making a movie is love. Robert Stromberg

Let the people who never find true love keep saying that there’s no such thing. Their faith will make it easier for them to live and die. Wislawa Szymborska

If a film becomes successful, the actor is blamed for being commercial and not having a true love for movies. When we do serious films, we will be blamed for not planning our career properly. I believe that what one should do is to make good cinema and try to make it successful. Nivin Pauly

It can only be true love when you enable your other half to be better, to be the person they’re destined to be. Michelle Yeoh

Just because an individual in his 30s hasn’t found true love and, yes, there are opportunities to date but it also forces you to be more particular. In so many ways, you become more adamant about finding that right person and not allowing yourself to open up to just anybody. Jeff Garcia

Love is pure and true; love knows no gender. Tori Spelling

My true love is with amateur wrestlin;, that’s where I was born. I’ve always wanted to wrestle. Kurt Angle

True love bears all, endures all and triumphs! Dada Vaswani

There’s a difference between lust and passionate love. Lust can’t just creep in. You’ll not find it where true love exists, but it has power enough to shatter the world you’ve worked so hard to create with love, and sometimes, it suddenly changes how you perceived love to begin with. Love then doesn’t live there anymore. Jennifer Winget

If only one could tell true love from false love as one can tell mushrooms from toadstools. Katherine Mansfield

I’ve been writing songs since I was 14 years old, and that’s my true love. Rick Springfield

My true love is history, but I didn’t know how I could make a living at it. Robert Zoellick

You don’t have to dumb down – you just have to find a clever, good, secure man. I’ve found a couple – I’ve been lucky – but it’s probably hard for everybody to find that true love of a good man. Kimora Lee Simmons

Life is a game and true love is a trophy. Rufus Wainwright

I’ve been able to learn a lot through diet and exercise, but I’ve got to tell you, it’s having true love in your life and somebody who has your back 24 hours a day that makes the difference. Montel Williams

What the heck is true love? I remember feeling, back when I was 12 and ‘going’ with this girl, ‘Is this true love?’ Matthew McConaughey

True love doesn’t happen right away; it’s an ever-growing process. It develops after you’ve gone through many ups and downs, when you’ve suffered together, cried together, laughed together. Ricardo Montalban

To good and true love fear is forever affixed. Francois Rabelais

Fairy tales are stories of triumph and transformation and true love, all things I fervently believe in. Kate Forsyth

I’ve been so fortunate in my life that my family has never been jealous of my success. They have shown true love and commitment to me by being supportive. They shared in it. Mike Krzyzewski

You only need to look at Jane Austen to see how crossed wires can become a defining aspect of romantic life. Then again, if the course of true love ran more smoothly, it would have a terribly detrimental effect on our cache of love stories. Mariella Frostrup

I guess in America we’re so sold on this ideal of the perfect, well-adjusted family that is able to confront any conflict and, with true love and understanding, work things through. I’m sure they do exist, but I never knew any of them. Alan Ball

Catwoman is Batman’s one true love. She’s tremendously popular with women because she’s both a heroine and a villainess. Julie Newmar

We’re brought up to believe in a fairytale-romance sort of way that true love is out there and true loves don’t care about what you look like and stuff, just what’s down inside. And that’s probably true, but what’s also true, sadly, is that true loves are very rare and very hard to find. Mark Waid

The beautiful gift of my husband is that he saw me the way I’ve always wanted to be seen and there’s something really powerful to that. When you find true love I really believe that that’s what it is at its core. Jeremiah Brent

I never take any commitment lightly, and I certainly don’t take my wife lightly. I never did and I never will. That’s permanent. That’s true love. John Lydon

I love my husband very much. I knew it was real true love because I felt like I could be myself around that person. Your true, true innermost authentic self, the stuff you don’t let anyone else see, if you can be that way with that person, I think that that’s real love. Idina Menzel

I believe in true love, and I believe in happy endings. And I believe. Christie Brinkley

True love cannot be found where it does not exist, nor can it be denied where it does. Torquato Tasso

If there is any country on earth where the course of true love may be expected to run smooth, it is America. Harriet Martineau

The stuff Lindsey does for me shows her true love. I hope she knows I’d do the same for her – even if I’d do a much worse job. Rob Burrow

I think when we truly love something, we get the same true love in return. Diljit Dosanjh

I got a gymnastics scholarship to college, fell in love with my true love of my whole life – who I’m married to now – and he was a virgin too. It was very romantic. Victoria Jackson

I know the difference between true love and the love of my fans. Gary Coleman

Antipathy, dissimilarity of views, hate, contempt, can accompany true love. Marshall McLuhan

I have a true love for the old style of Catskill comic. There’s a joy in discovering a bad joke… and then there’s the joy of delivering it like, ‘Isn’t this a hacky joke?’ Andy Kindler

I love true love, and I’m a woman who wants to be married for a lifetime. That traditional life is something that I want. Ali Larter

True love is forever. Fabio Lanzoni

Olivia Hussey from Zefferelli’s ‘Romeo and Juliet’ makes the intense vulnerability of true love look magnificent. Lauren Kate

We don’t believe in rheumatism and true love until after the first attack. Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach

I have a personal ambition to live my life honestly and honor the true love that I’ve had and also the people I’ve had around me. I want to stay hopeful, even though I get scared about why we’re even alive at all. Lana Del Rey

True love brings up everything – you’re allowing a mirror to be held up to you daily. Jennifer Aniston

However rare true love may be, it is less so than true friendship. Francois de La Rochefoucauld

In a lot of ways, if I were ambitious about anything – besides my career – I’d be ambitious about love. Ambitious in the sense that I really hope to find true love. Sonam Kapoor

True love lasts forever. Joseph B. Wirthlin

The thing is that love gives us a ringside seat on somebody else’s flaws, so of course you’re gonna spot some things that kinda need to be mentioned. But often the romantic view is to say, ‘If you loved me, you wouldn’t criticise me.’ Actually, true love is often about trying to teach someone how to be the best version of themselves. Alain de Botton

People confuse ego, lust, insecurity with true love. Simon Cowell

I know, being a father myself, what my interpretation of true love is, or the essence of love, and you can apply it to other things besides human beings. Robert Stromberg

Considering that the blessed life we so long for consists in an intimate and true love of God Our Creator and Lord, which binds and obliges us all to a sincere love. Saint Ignatius

You can’t really go into TV thinking, ‘Maybe I can make a few bucks doing this thing I’m only kind of interested in to support my one true love, which is prose fiction.’ I think you have to love what you’re doing to do it well. Lynn Coady

Fairytales work on two levels. On a conscious level, they are stories of true love and triumph and overcoming difficult odds and so are pleasurable to read. But they work on a deeper and symbolic level in that they play out our universal psychological dramas and hidden desires and fears. Kate Forsyth

I do believe in one true love. Michelle Dockery

I hope my music can help many nations all over the world see that the true things come out of the earth, and then they go back into the earth. But the true love you have to find within yourself and learn to respect one another from nation to nation. Charles Bradley

Before ‘Lost Boy,’ I was singing, doing six-second covers on Vine, working part-time and in school, but music was always my true love. Ruth B

Well, growing up in the ’90s, my first true love was ska music. Ezra Koenig

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

Professional wrestling is a beautiful yet cruel mistress. She will treat you well and treat you horribly, but outside of my family, it is my one true love. Luke Harper

Only a geek would say this, but my first true love was a game called ‘Wizardry’; that was the game that hooked me forever. Curt Schilling

Stars that shine bling in the moon night, might I find true love sqirreled away tonight? Isabel Yosito

Nothing can bring a real sense of security into the home except true love. Billy Graham

None of us feels the true love of God till we realize how wicked we are. But you can’t teach people that – they have to learn by experience. Dorothy L. Sayers

True love – that is, deep, abiding love that is impervious to emotional whims or fancy – is a choice. It’s a constant commitment to a person regardless of the present circumstances. Mark Manson

True love, to me, is when she’s the first thought that goes through your head when you wake up and the last thought that goes through your head before you go to sleep. Justin Timberlake

The only true love is love at first sight; second sight dispels it. Israel Zangwill

Only a fool permits the letter of the law to override the spirit in the heart. Do not let a piece of paper stand in the way of true love and headlines. Rod Stewart

That first meeting – the one where the hero and heroine start the slow burn that takes the whole story to turn into true love – is the single most important part of the whole book. Nail it, and you’ve won yourself readers. Sarah MacLean

The love I have for my ex-girlfriends will always be there, so I think that’s true love. Simon Cowell

I want true love, because I don’t have so much time, and I want to spend my time with the right girl. Bill Kaulitz

My brothers and sisters, true love is a reflection of the Savior’s love. In December of each year we call it the Christmas spirit. You can hear it. You can see it. You can feel it. Thomas S. Monson

You know, true love really matters, friends really matter, family really matters. Being responsible and disciplined and healthy really matters. Courtney Thorne-Smith

True love is selfless. It is prepared to sacrifice. Sadhu Vaswani

I was born into a Christian family and brought up in a Lutheran church. My faith has been the center point of my life, really, since I was a child, but at 16 years of age, I fully surrendered my life over to Christ. At that point, as a teenager, I began to grasp the concept of Christ’s true love and forgiveness. Michele Bachmann

Rare as is true love, true friendship is rarer. Jean de La Fontaine

I really love the togetherness in baseball. That’s a real true love. Billy Martin

My true love is the Lakers – once a Laker, always a Laker. George Mikan

I believe you have three loves in your life and one true love. I really do. Michael Sorrentino

True love, especially first love, can be so tumultuous and passionate that it feels like a violent journey. Holliday Grainger

Genuine and true love is so rare that when you encounter it in any form, it’s a wonderful thing, to be utterly cherished in whatever form it takes. Gwendoline Christie

The course of true love never did run smooth. William Shakespeare

It is so difficult in the world for people to find love, true love. LaToya Jackson

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