Love Quotes

“Love is the greatest refreshment in life.”

— Pablo Picasso


 

“Love me when I least deserve it, because that is when I really need it.”

— Swedish Proverb


 

“A man is already halfway in love with any woman who listens to him.”

— Brendan Francis


 

“There is no remedy for love but to love more.”

— David Henry Thoreau


 

“Don’t say you love me unless you really mean it, because I might do something crazy like believe it.”

— Unknown


 

“If love is the answer, could you rephrase the question?”

— Lily Tomlin


 

“Love makes the wildest spirit tame, and the tamest spirit wild.”

— Alexis Delp


 

“The most precious possession that ever comes to a man in this world is a woman’s heart.”

— Josiah G. Holland



 
“I have found men who didn’t know how to kiss. I’ve always found time to teach them.”

— Mae West


 

“Love at first sight is possible, but it pays to take a second look.”

— Author Unknown


 

“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


 

“Love is not blind – It sees more and not less, but because it sees more it is willing to see less.”

— Will Moss


 

“Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit.”

— Peter Ustinov

 


 

“We cannot really love anybody with whom we never laugh.”

— Agnes Repplier

 


 

“Love creates an ‘us’ without destroying a ‘me.'”

— Leo Buscaglia


 

“Let your love be like the misty rains, coming softly, but flooding the river.”

— Malagasy Proverb


 

“I love you, not only for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you.”

— Roy Croft


 

“It is a curious thought, but it is only when you see people looking ridiculous that you realize just how much you love them.”

— Agatha Christie



 

“If I had a flower for every time I thought of you, I could walk in my garden forever.”

— Alfred Lord Tennyson


 

“Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it.”

— Benjamin Franklin (some say it was Thomas Fuller)


 

“What Women Want: To be loved, to be listened to, to be desired, to be respected, to be needed, to be trusted, and sometimes, just to be held. What Men Want: Tickets for the world series.”

— Dave Barry


 

“Love is a partnership of two unique people who bring out the very best in each other, and who know that even though they are wonderful as individuals, they are even better together.”

— Barbara Cage


 

“When you are in love you can’t fall asleep because reality is better than your dreams.”

— Dr Suese


 

“Love doesn’t make the world go round, love is what makes the ride worthwhile.”

— Elizabeth Browning (some say it was Franklin P. Jones)


 

“You are what I never knew I always wanted.”

— From the Movie “Fools Rush In”


 

“If you have love in your life it can make up for a great many things you lack. If you don’t have it, no matter what else there is, it’s not enough.”

— Ann Landers


 

“To love deeply in one direction makes us more loving in all others.”

— Anne Sophie Swetchine


 

“Two things only a man cannot hide, that he is drunk and that he is in love.”

— Antiphanes


 

“Love is to feel what the other is feeling even if they are far away.”

— Barak


 

“A heart that loves is always young.”

— Greek Proverb



 

“We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.”

— Tom Robbins


 

“Women marry men hoping they will change. Men marry women hoping they will not. So each is inevitably disappointed.”

— Albert Einstein


 

“Men are from Earth. Women are from Earth. Deal with it.”

— George Carlin


 

“You can’t force anyone to love you or lend you money.”

— Jewish Proverb


 

“There is no remedy for love but to love more.”

— Thoreau


 

“My most brilliant achievement was my ability to persuade my wife to marry me.”

— Winston Churchill


 

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

— Albert Einstein


 

“You come to love not by finding the perfect person, but by seeing an imperfect person perfectly.”

— Sam Keen


 

“Who, being loved, is poor?”

– Oscar Wilde


 

“Love: the irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.”

– Mark Twain


 

“For you see, each day I love you more. Today more than yesterday and less than tomorrow.”

– Rosemonde Gerard



 

“At the touch of love, everyone becomes a poet.”

– Plato


 

“Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.”

– Robert A. Heinlein


 

“Never let a problem to be solved become more important than a person to be loved.”

– Barbara Johnson


 

A baby is born with a need to be loved and never outgrows it.”

– Frank A. Clark


 

“Love is absolute loyalty. People fade, looks fade, but loyalty never fades. You can depend so much on certain people, you can set your watch by them. And that’s love, even if it doesn’t seem very exciting.”

— Sylvester Stallone


 

“In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing.”

– Mignon McLaughlin


 

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

— Eva Gabor


 

“All you need is love.”

— John Lennon & Paul McCartney


 

“To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.”

— Brandi Snyder


 

“Do you love me because I am beautiful, or am I beautiful because you love me?”

— Cinderella


 

“Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.”

— Corinthians


 

“Love is of all passions the strongest, for it attacks simultaneously the head, the heart, & the senses.”

— Lao Tzu


 

“Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.”

— Lao Tzu


 

“Love asks me no questions, and gives me endless support.”

— William Shakespeare


 

“Love isn’t finding a perfect person. It’s seeing an imperfect person perfectly.”

— Sam Keen


 

“Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.”

— Vincent van Gogh


 

“The course of true love never did run smooth.”

— William Shakespeare


 

“The greatest happiness of life it the conviction that we are loved; loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.”

— Victor Hugo