Forbidden Love Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old forbidden love quotes, forbidden love sayings, and forbidden love proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

The love that lasts longest is the love that is never returned.     

W. Somerset Maugham

Forbidden love provides happiness when there is no happiness.     


Physical infidelity is the signal, the notice given, that all fidelities are undermined.     

Katherine Anne Porter

No adultery is bloodless.     

Natalia Ginzburg

Adultery is the application of democracy to love.     

Henry Louis Mencken

Thou shalt not commit adultery.     


Having something forbidden is exciting, don't you agree?     

Allan Dare Pearce

My last conscious thought was of my biggest mistake- not the boy beside me, but the one i could never have.     

Jennifer L. Armentrout

Even though we were never supposed to be together'I can't be with anyone else, no matter the consequences.     

Nicole Gulla

Sinful and forbidden pleasures are like poisoned bread; they may satisfy appetite for the moment, but there is death in them at the end.     

Tryon Edwards

I love him so very much, and he loves me. But we have to keep our love a secret from the world. I don't know what to do, it's breaking my heart.     


I'm just like you. I enjoy the forbidden fruits in life, too.     

Mike Tyson

Forbidden pleasures alone are loved immoderately; when lawful, they do not excite desire.     

Marcus Quintilian

We always long for the forbidden things, and desire what is denied us.     

Francois Rabelais

There is a charm about the forbidden that makes it unspeakably desirable.     

Mark Twain

His hands are saying that he wants to hold her. His feet are saying that he wants to chase after her' He's probably forgotten that I'm here, beside him.     

Ai Yazawa

When unrequited love is the most expensive thing on the menu, sometimes you settle for the daily special.     

Miranda Kenneally

She hated that she was still so desperate for a glimpse of him, but it had been this way for years.     

Julia Quinn

Because what's worse than knowing you want something, besides knowing you can never have it'     

James Patterson

To burn with desire and keep quiet about it is the greatest punishment we can bring on ourselves.     

Frederico Lorca

You wondered how you'd make it through. I wondered what was wrong with you. Because how could you give your love to someone else, yet share your dreams with me? Sometimes the only thing you're looking for, is the one thing you can't see.     

Vanessa Williams

How can you simply be friends with someone when every time you look at them, you're thinking about how much more you really want'     

Dawsons Creek

There is a kind of love, the excess of which forbids jealousy.     

Francois de la Rochefoucauld

It is not the most lovable individuals who stand more in need of love, but the most unlovable.     

Ashley Montagu

While forbidden fruit is said to taste sweeter, it usually spoils faster.     

Abigail Van Buren

I think things that I shouldn't. I dream things that I shouldn't. I want things that I shouldn't and it's all because of one thing; I do care about you.     


My eyes are tempted by the smile of an angel, and your lips whisper secrets of forbidden love.     

Natasha Harvey

Love that we can not have is the one that lasts the longest, hurts the deepest and feels the strongest...     

Kay Knudsen

I couldn't shake this feeling that I had uncovered more than something ordinary.     

Nicole Gulla

I am perfectly happy being his friend, in fact I love it... I just have this incredible urge to kiss him, that doesn't go away... and this feeling that we would be perfect together.