According to Plato, "At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet." But sometimes it's hard to find the words to describe that feeling of love. Whether you're in the throes of a blossoming romance, or trying to let your spouse know how much they mean to you - some of the most beautiful words already written will capture exactly what you want to say.
This selection of love quotes by famous and anonymous authors alike can get your message across perfectly. Isn't it about time you let them know just how you feel?
Timeless Quotes About Love:
I think the perfection of love is that it's not perfect.
The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.
Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.
The best thing to hold onto in life is each other.
’Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.
You know you're in love when you can't fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.
The giving of love is an education in itself.
Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope.
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.
The real lover is the man who can thrill you by kissing your forehead or smiling into your eyes or just staring into space.
All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt.
I swear I couldn't love you more than I do right now, and yet I know I will tomorrow.
In your life my infinite dreams live.
When I saw you I fell in love, and you smiled because you knew it.
In all the world, there is no heart for me like yours. / In all the world, there is no love for you like mine.
Memorable Love Quotes from Movies and Literature:
I love how she makes me feel like anything is possible, or like life is worth it.
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.
You have bewitched me body and soul, and I love, I love, I love you.
If you live to be a hundred, I want to live to be a hundred minus one day, so I never have to live without you.
Some love stories aren't epic novels. Some are short stories. But that doesn't make them any less filled with love.
You are my heart, my life, my one and only thought.
With the whole world crumbling, we pick this time to fall in love.
Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.
As he read, I fell in love the way you fall asleep: slowly, and then all at once.
I've never had a moment's doubt. I love you. I believe in you completely. You are my dearest one. My reason for life.
You should be kissed and often, and by someone who knows how.
If I loved you less, I might be able to talk about it more.
He looked at her the way all women want to be looked at by a man.
Do I love you? My god, if your love were a grain of sand, mine would be a universe of beaches.
I am who I am because of you.
I just want you to know that you're very special... and the only reason I'm telling you is that I don't know if anyone else ever has.
Remember, we're madly in love, so it's all right to kiss me any time you feel like it.
I love you. I knew it the minute I met you.
We loved with a love that was more than love.
I loved her against reason, against promise, against peace, against hope, against happiness, against all discouragement that could be.
Short and Sweet Quotes About Love:
If I know what love is, it is because of you.
Love is not only something you feel, it is something you do.
I love you not because of who you are, but because of who I am when I am with you.
Love is what you’ve been through with somebody.
Love is when you meet someone who tells you something new about yourself.
Love does not dominate; it cultivates.
We are most alive when we’re in love.
Never love anybody who treats you like you're ordinary.
To Love is nothing to be loved is something..to love and be loved is everything.
Within you I lose myself. Without you I find myself wanting to become lost again.
Beautiful Love Quotes in Pictures:
Every day and night, my mind is filled with thoughts of you. As long as the sun continues to shine, you can be sure that my heart will remain yours.
Forever is a long time, but I wouldn't mind spending it by your side.
Give me a kiss and I'll serenade you among the stars. Give me your love and I will pluck each star to set at your feet.
I can't wait... to spend the rest of my life with you.
I look at you and see the rest of my life in front of my eyes.
I love those hugs where you just don't want to let go.
I love you every step of the way.
I love you for all that you are, all that you have been and all that you're yet to be.
I loved you from the very first day.
I loved you yesterday, I love you still. I always have, and I always will.
I never wanted to be your whole life - just your favorite part.
I saw that you were perfect and so I loved you. Then I saw that you were not perfect and I loved you even more.
I want to be in your arms, where you hold me tight and never let go.
I want to be with you until the sun falls from the sky.
I want you. All of you. Your flaws. Your mistakes. Your imperfections. I want you, and only you.
I would walk through the desert, I would walk down the aisle, I would swim all the oceans just to see you smile.
If love was a storybook we'd meet on the very first page.
If you were a movie, I'd watch you over and over again. I could watch you every day of my life and never get bored.
I'm much more me when I'm with you.
My heart is perfect because you are inside.
My mind thinks of you the second I fall asleep and as soon as I wake up each morning.
Thinking of you keeps me awake. Dreaming of you keeps me asleep. Being with you keeps me alive.
I hope you know that every time I tell you to get home safe, stay warm, have a good day or sleep well what I am really saying is I love you. I love you so damn much that it is starting to steal other words' meanings.
When I gaze deep into your mind, I am met with the beauty of a thousand diamonds. As I let that love and beauty flood over my body, I knew that there was nothing that I would ever trade our relationship for.
When I tell you I love you, I don't say it out of habit. I say it to remind you that you're the best thing that ever happened to me.
When you feel alone, just look at the spaces between your fingers and remember that's where mine fit perfectly.
Whenever you're having a bad day, remember this: I LOVE YOU.
You are my best friend, my human diary, and my other half. You mean the world to me and I love you.
You are my world.
You have NO idea how fast my heart races when I see you.
You never fail to amaze me. Every day there is something new that makes me love you even more than the day before.
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