Holding Hands Sayings and Quotes

From offering support to bonding with people we love, holding hands signals a bond. We grasp children's hands crossing the street, hold our loved ones tight, and clasp the hands of someone in need of emotional support. Holding hands reminds us that we are not alone. Below you’ll find a curated selection of wise and inspirational holding hands quotes, proverbs, and sayings.

Nothing in this world compares to the comfort and security of having someone just hold your hand.     

Richelle E. Goodrich

I could conquer the world with one hand as long as your'e holding the other.     

Lauren Alaina

You hold her hand and she holds yours, and that's a very good sign that she's your tootsey wootsey in the good old sumer time.     

Ron Shields

Sometimes, reaching out and taking someone's hand is the beginning of a journey. At other times, it is allowing another to take yours.     

Vera Nazarian

Remember, we all stumble, every one of us. That's why it's a comfort to go hand in hand.     

Emily Kimbrough

Holding hands is a promise to one another that, for just a moment, the two of you don't have to face the world alone.     


Holding her hand in public is just another way of saying you're proud to have her.     


Listen to 'the sound of one hand clapping' the next tome you see a couple united in wisdom and love walking hand in hand.     

Ellen and Charles Birx

And he understands. He understands why people hold hands: he'd always thought it was about possessiveness, saying This is mine. But it's about maintaining contact. It is about speaking without words. It is about I want you with me and don't go.     

Cassandra Clare

Relationship is not just holding hands while you understand each other. It's also having lots of misunderstandings and still not leaving each other's hands.     

Ryan Ferreras

We hold hands as we walk through town. If anybody notices, nobody cares. I know we all like to think of the heart as the center of the body but at this moment, every conscious part of me is in the hand that he holds. It is through that hand, that feeling, that I experience everything else.     

David Levithan

So hold my hand tight. Hold my hand with confidence. For this love can last forever. For this love we shall share together.     

Shelby Dawson

Once I had her hand, I never wanted to let go of her.     

Ottilie Weber

Nothing, I learned, brings you into the present quite like holding hands. The past seemed irrelevant; the future, unnecessary.     

Catherine Lowell

I will remember the feel of his hand around mine for the rest of my life.     

Meg Leder

Only take someone's hand in a certain way, even look into their eyes in a certain way, and the world is changed forever.     

Iris Murdoch

They were not holding hands, but their shadows were.     

Toni Morrison

Today I promise to hold your hand, cradle your heart, and lead you down a path of all that is good and true in this world.     

Lori Eberhardy

You may hold my hand for a while, but you hold my heart forever.     


Just to hold my hand will make me think you love me as much as I love you.     

Leigh-Ann Beckett

I am a strong person but every now and then I need someone to hold my hand and tell me everything will be alright.     


Hold my hand. Don't let go.     

Jenny Downham

And it is still true, no matter how old you are, when you go out into the world it is best to hold hands and stick together.     

Robert Fulghum

We always hold hands. If I let go, she shops.     

Henny Youngman

Hold my hand and I'll take you there, somehow, someday, somewhere.     

West Side Story

The ultimate test of a relationship is to disagree, but still hold hands.     


There's something so real about holding hands, some kind of complex simplicity, saying so much by doing so little. I love it.     


The lovers, appearing happy, walk, holding hands. Though it appears everything is perfect, only they know the truth.     

Ayumi Hamasaki

Hold Hands, Not Grudges      


Your hand fits in mine like it's just made for me.