Love Sayings and Quotes

Love is the glue that holds relationships together, whether they be friendships, familial or romantic. While we know what love feels like, it is often difficult to put this emotion into words. Skip being tongue-tied and view the collection of wise, inspirational, and humorous love sayings and quotes below.

And even so, what happiness to be loved! And, oh you gods, what happiness it is to love!     

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Love,' she said, 'seems to pump me full of vitamins. It makes me feel as if the sun were shining and may hat was right and my shoes were right and my frock was right and my stockings were right, and somebody had just left me ten thousand a year.'     

P G Wodehouse

How do I love thee? Let me count the ways. I love thee to the depth and breadth and height my soul can reach.     

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Oh, my Luve's like a red red rose that's newly sprung in June: O, my Luve's like the melodie that's sweetly play'd in tune.     

Robert Burns

Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.     

Emily Bronte

I love you more than yesterday, less than tomorrow.     

Edmond Rostand

Never pretend to a love which you do not actually feel, for love is not ours to command.     

Alan Watts

I believe in love, but I don't sit around waiting for it.     

Renee Zellweger

What is irritating about love is that it is a crime that requires an accomplice.     

Charles Baudelaire

Love is madness, if thwarted it develops fast.     

Mark Twain

Love is when the other person's happiness is more important than your own.     

H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

A loving heart is the truest wisdom.      

Charles Dickens

Everything is clearer when you're in love.     

John Lennon

Absence makes the heart grow fonder.     

Thomas Haynes Bayly

He who wants to do good, knocks at the gate; he who loves finds the gates open.      

R. Tagore Thakur

Love is often the fruit of marriage.     

French (on marriage)

Love isn't love until you give it away.      

John H. MacDonald Jr. 1992

The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.     

Helen Keller

Love me, love my dog.      

St. Bernard of Clairvaux

Not all who make love, make marriages.     

Russian (on marriage)

Love isn't something you find. Love is something that finds you.     

Loretta Young

Love is like the wind, you can't see it but you can feel it.     

Nicholas Sparks

Love is a great beautifier.     

Louisa May Alcott

If a thing loves, it is infinite.     

William Blake

Love is quite simply a natural high.     

Author Unknown

We are most alive when we're in love.     

John Updike

Love is like war: easy to begin but very hard to stop.     

H. L. Mencken

There is only one happiness in life -- to love and to be loved.     

George Sand

You can't buy love.      


Where there is love there is life.     

Mahatma Gandhi