Love quotes and words of love express real feelings and true emotions. Review the collection of love quotes and funny love quotes below for inspiration.
The Most Romantic Love Quotes
In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities.
What the world needs now is love, sweet love,
It’s the only thing that there’s just too little of.
Burt Bacharach / Hal David
Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war; love is a growing up.
The love you take is equal to the love you make.
The Beatles “The End”
Love is very patient,
Love is very kind,
Love is never envious
Or vaunted up with pride.
1 Corinthians 13:4-7
I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love.
Henry Ward Beecher
We always deceive ourselves twice about the people we love – first to their advantage, then to their disadvantage.
Love Quotes for Him
Love is a friendship set to music.
We accept the love we think we deserve.
Of all the pain, the greatest pain,
Is to love, but to love in vain.
Love is a power too strong to be overcome by anything but flight.
Miguel de Cervantes
A friend is always good to have, but a lover’s kiss is better than angels raining down at me.
Dave Mathews Band
Forever is composed of nows.
The Heart wants what it wants – or else it does not care.
Till I loved I never lived.
We outgrow love like other things and put it in a drawer, till it an antique fashion shows like costumes grandsires wore.
The first time ever I saw your face
I thought the sun rose in your eyes.
Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.
Come over the hills and far with me
And be my love in the rain.
You’ve got to love what’s lovable, and hate what’s hateable. It takes brains to see the difference.
What is done is done for the love of it – or not really done at all.
Earth’s the right place for love. I don’t know where it’s likely to go better.
I believe that if I should die,
and you were to walk near my grave,
from the very depths of the earth
I would hear your footsteps.
Benito Perez Galdos
Where there is love there is life.
Quotes of Love for Her
This is the true measure of love,
When we believe that we alone can love,
That no one could ever have loved so before us,
And that no one will ever love in the same way after us.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Hatred paralyzes life; love releases it. Hatred confuses life; love harmonizes it. Hatred darkens life; love illuminates it.
my love has come along
my lonely days are over
and life is like a song.
Love is the enchanted dawn of every heart.
Alphonse Marie de Lamartine
There are people who would have never fallen in love if they never heard of love.
François, Duc de La Rochefoucauld
Remember to let her into your heart.
Two souls with but a single thought,
Two hearts that beat as one.
Maria Lovell “Ingomar the Barbarian”
And in the end, the love you take is equal to the love you make.
Close your eyes and I’ll kiss you,
Tomorrow I’ll miss you.
Love is the delusion that one woman differs from another.
H. L. Mencken
Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.
H. L. Mencken
Moons and Junes and Ferris wheels
The dizzy dancing way you feel
As every fairy tale comes real
I’ve looked at love that way.
Joni Mitchell “Both Sides Now”
It’s not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.
Love is much like a wild rose, beautiful and calm, but willing to draw blood in its defense.
Mark A. Overby
Love is like quicksilver in the hand. Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it, and it darts away.
Every heart sings a song, incomplete, until another heart whispers back. Those who wish to sing always find a song. At the touch of a lover, everyone becomes a poet.
We loved with a love that was more than love.
Edgar Allan Poe
Love is a reciprocal torture.
And in her smile I see something more beautiful than the stars.
Beth Revis “Across the Universe”
Love rules the court, the camp, the grove,
And men below, and saints above:
For love is heaven, and heaven is love.
Love is like the moon; when it does not increase it decreases.
Love all, trust a few, and do wrong to none.
William Shakespeare “All’s Well That Ends Well”
Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs,
Being purged, a fire sparkling in lovers’ eyes,
Being vexed, a sea nourished with lovers’ tears.
What is it else? A madness most discreet,
A choking gall and a preserving sweet.
William Shakespeare “Romeo and Juliet”
First love is only a little foolishness and a lot of curiosity.
George Bernard Shaw “John Bull’s Other Island”
All is fair in love and war.
Francis Edward Smedley
Shower the people you love with love
Show them the way that you feel
Things are gonna work out fine if you only will.
James Taylor “Shower the People”
The joy of late love is like green firewood when set aflame, for the longer the wait in lighting, the greater heat it yields and the longer its force lasts.
Chrétien de Troyes “The Knight with Lion”
Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.
To get the full value of joy you must have someone to divide it with.
When you fish for love, bait with your heart, not your brain.
Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit.
Here are fruits, flowers, leaves and branches,
And here is my heart which beats only for you.
Paul Verlaine “Romances sans Paroles”
Love begets love, love knows no rules, this is the same for all.
Yet each man kills the thing he loves,
By each let this be heard,
Some do it with a bitter look
Some with a flattering word,
The coward does it with a kiss,
The brave man with a sword!
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