While staring into your lover’s eyes, romance quotes strike up images of candlelight dinners, romantic background music, and heartfelt conversations. But the whole concept of love takes on different meanings given certain situations. Many a person has done silly things in the name of love.
From traditional to unconventional, our collection of sayings and quotations will have you thinking about those times when “love is in the air.”
Quotes About Romance
The very essence of romance is uncertainty.
In a great romance, each person plays a part the other really likes.
French is the language that turns dirt into romance.
If a June night could talk, it would probably boast it invented romance.
Romance Quotes for Him
Romantic love reaches out in little ways, showing attention and admiration. Romantic love remembers what pleases a woman, what excites her, and what surprises her. Its actions whisper; you are the most special person in my life.
Men always want to be a woman’s first love – women like to be a man’s last romance.
Romance is tempestuous. Love is calm.
When you look at me, when you think of me, I am in paradise.
William Makepeace Thackeray
One hour of right-down love is worth an age of dully living on.
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You and I, it’s as though we have been taught to kiss in heaven and sent down to earth together to see if we know what we were taught.
I never loved you any more than I do right this second. And I’ll never love you any less than I do right this second.
The simple lack of her is more to me than others’ presence.
For it was not into my ear, you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.
Romantic love reaches out in little ways, showing attention and admiration. Romantic love remembers what pleases a woman, what excites her, and what surprises her.
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Passion and Devotion Sayings
Grow old along with me! The best is yet to be.
You are my heart, my life, my one and only thought.
Arthur Conan Doyle
The best smell in the world is the man that you love.
Soul meets soul on lovers’ lips.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
The real lover is the man who can thrill you by kissing your forehead or smiling into your eyes or just staring into space.
You are my glue. Without you, I’d be nothing but broken pieces.
I loved her against reason, against promise, against peace, against hope, against happiness, against all discouragement that could be.
True Romance Quotations
To love or have loved, that is enough. Ask nothing further. There is no other pearl to be found in the dark folds of life.
To be brave is to love someone unconditionally without expecting anything in return.
Real love stories never have endings.
When love is not madness, it is not love.
Pedro Calderón de la Barca
Tradition wears a snowy beard; romance is always young.
John Greenleaf Whittier
Love and Romance
True love is rare, and it’s the only thing that gives life real meaning.
The most precious possession that ever comes to a man in this world is a woman’s heart.
Josiah G. Holland
Anyone can be passionate, but it takes real lovers to be silly.
The only true gift is a portion of yourself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Nobody has ever measured, even poets, how much a heart can hold.
My soul may be returned to the heavens, but my heart will remain with you for all eternity.
She was more than human to me. She was a Fairy, a Sylph; I don’t know what she was – anything that no one ever saw, and everything that everybody ever wanted. I was swallowed up in an abyss of love in an instant.
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A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure.
The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard but must be felt with the heart.
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If I know what love is, it is because of you.
Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.
Carolyn Gold Heilbrun
Justice is the loveliest, and health is the best. But the sweetest to obtain is the heart’s desire.
To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.
If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. If they don’t, they never were.
Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.
There is only one happiness in life: to love and be loved.
I was born when you kissed me. I died when you left me. And I lived a few weeks while you loved me.
Vulnerability is the essence of romance. It’s the art of being uncalculated, the willingness to look foolish.
Lust is temporary, and romance can be nice, but love is the most important thing of all. Because without love, lust and romance will always be short-lived.
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Love is the enchanted dawn of every heart.
Alphonse de Lamartine
We have a need for enchantment that is as deep and devoted as our need for food and water.
Enchantment is the oldest form of medicine.
Enchantment is the purest form of sales. Enchantment is all about changing people’s hearts, minds and actions because you provide them a vision or a way to do things better.
Guy Kawasaki (The Original Apple Evangelist)
Every great love starts with a great story.
Romance has been elegantly defined as the offspring of fiction and love.
By Mike O’Halloran
Mike has authored several books and is the editor of Greeting Card Poet.
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