Love quotes page 1
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
One is very crazy when in love.
You don't love someone for their looks, or their clothes, or for their fancy car, but because
they sing a song only you can hear.
At the touch of love, everyone becomes a poet.
You may be hurt if you love too much, but you will live in misery if you love too little.
Love is like quicksilver in the hand. Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it, and it
Love is a fruit in season at all times, and within the reach of every hand.
Love says, "I choose to do that because I wanna do something for your benefit. I'm gonna
give up what I was gonna do and I will do this for you." That's love. It's giving away your life
to another person.
Life without love is no life at all.
Leonardo da Vinci
What Is Love? I have met in the streets a very poor young man who was in love. His hat was
old, his coat worn, the water passed through his shoes and the stars through his soul.
Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its
destination full of hope.
All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt.
True love is like ghosts, which everybody talks about and few have seen.
Francois Duc de la Rochefoucauld
We cannot all do great things, but we can do small things with great love.
What is hell? I maintain that it is the suffering of being unable to love.
Everything is clearer when you're in love.
Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.
People are unreasonable, illogical and self-centered. Love them anyway.
You know you love someone when you cannot put into words how they make you feel.
It's no trick loving somebody at their best. Love is loving them at their worst. Isn't that
romantic? Well, good. Everything should be romantic.
Love is essential, gregariousness is optional.
We can live without religion and meditation, but we cannot survive without
Love cannot be forced, love cannot be coaxed and teased. It comes out of
Pearl S. Buck
To love oneself is the beginning of a life-long romance.
The only thing of importance, when we
depart, will be the traces of love we have left behind.
There is no intensity of love or feeling that does not involve the risk of
crippling hurt. It is a
duty to take this risk, to love and feel without defense or reserve.
William S. Burroughs
The only business of the head in the world is to bow a ceaseless obeisance
to the heart.
William Butler Yeats
I tell you, the more I think, the more I feel that there is nothing more
truly artistic than to
Vincent Van Gogh
When we give from a place of love, rather than from a place of
expectation, more usually
comes back to us than we could ever have imagined.
Love in its essence is spiritual fire.
Love enters man through his eyes; woman through her ears.
Love consists of not looking each other in the eye, but of looking outwardly in the same
The day will come when we shall harness for God the energies of love. And, on that day, for
the second time in the history of the world, the human being will have discovered fire.
Pierre Teilhard de Chardin
Anybody can be a heart specialist. The only requirement is loving somebody.
Works, and not words, are the proofs of love.
Love is the beauty of the soul.
I hope that one day you will have the experience of doing something you do not understand
for someone you love.
Jonathan Safran Foer