50 Pinterest Love Quotes Images and 51 Love Quotes for Your Soulmate
The best love is the kind that awakens the soul; that makes us reach for more, that plants the fire in our hearts and brings peace to our minds. That’s what I hope to give you forever.
Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we cannot live within.
If you’re giving love and not receiving it, you’re not in the right relationship. If you’re receiving it and not giving it than you are taking advantage of the other person.
We always deceive ourselves twice about the people we love – first to their advantage, then to their disadvantage.
The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved; loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.
I still believe that love is the most powerful force in the world, even though I am yet to experience it fully.
Sometimes it’s a form of love just to talk to somebody that you have nothing in common with and still be fascinated by their presence.
There is that awful moment when you realize that you’re falling in love. That should be the most joyful moment, and actually it’s not. It’s always a moment that’s full of fear because you know, as night follows day, the joy is going to rapidly be followed by some pain or other. All the angst of a relationship.
Once the realization is accepted that even between the closest human beings infinite distances continue, a wonderful living side by side can grow, if they succeed in loving the distance between them which makes it possible for each to see the other whole against the sky.
Rainer Maria Rilke
Love never reasons, but profusely gives; it gives like a thoughtless prodigal its all, and then trembles least it has done to little.
I always believed ‘The Fly’ to be a classic opera story. It’s a tale of love and death, true love surviving in the face of physical decay and ultimate sacrifice.
Fantasy love is much better than reality love.
It’s a very dangerous state. You are inclined to recklessness and kind of tune out the rest of your life and everything that’s been important to you. It’s actually not all that pleasurable. I don’t know who the hell wants to get in a situation where you can’t bear an hour without somebody’s company.
If you love someone, you say it, right then, out loud. Otherwise, the moment just passes you by.
When I found somebody who I fell in love with, it made me feel different than I felt the rest of the day. It was electrifying. That’s what inspired the ‘Off to the Races’ melodies. That’s one of the times when you’re feeling electrified by someone else and they make you happy to be alive.
Lana Del Rey
To love is nothing. To be loved is something. But to love and be loved, that’s everything.
Romantic lovers require from each other at least the facade of reason: We desire to be what romantic love makes us appear in the other’s eyes. We want to imagine we are deserving of the love we inspire.
I love you not because of who you are, but because of who I am when I am with you.
Once you have love as a motivator in a story, your character is free to do anything. Once you say the character is in love, he can do the craziest thing that nobody would do who’s not in love. Once you’re in love, you have that excuse to go and do whatever you want.
The heart wants what it wants. There’s no logic to these things. You meet someone and you fall in love and that’s that.
To fall in love is to create a religion that has a fallible god.
Jorge Luis Borges
You don’t love someone because they’re perfect, you love them in spite of the fact that they’re not.
Jodi Picoult, My Sister’s Keeper
Men love in haste, but they detest at leisure.
It takes courage to love, but pain through love is the purifying fire which those who love generously know. We all know people who are so much afraid of pain that they shut themselves up like clams in a shell and, giving out nothing, receive nothing and therefore shrink until life is a mere living death.
If you presume to love something, you must love the process of it much more than you love the finished product.
Don’t forget I’m just a girl, standing in front of a boy, asking him to love her.
If you love someone, you love someone. It doesn’t matter; age, colour, c’mon!
I just think Valentine’s Day is a day to really appreciate the person you love, no matter who it is, and to spend time with them. I don’t think it’s all about fancy presents or whatever. I think it’s about spending that quality time with that special person.
Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.
Your ordinary acts of love and hope point to the extraordinary promise that every human life is of inestimable value.
Love is not to be purchased, and affection has no price.
I think I’m a really good girlfriend, and I think that I could be a really good wife. I know that I love being able to give my love out to someone. I know there is somebody great out there for me.
Jennifer Love Hewitt
Love is a choice you make from moment to moment.
Barbara de Angelis
Love is an untamed force. When we try to control it, it destroys us. When we try to imprison it, it enslaves us. When we try to understand it, it leaves us feeling lost and confused.
I haven’t experienced love at first sight yet. I’ve seen very, very beautiful girls and been awestruck but never love at first sight. I think confidence goes such a long way with women. A girl who is confident with who she is and she can really flaunt that is really sexy.
Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.
Vincent Van Gogh
Love is always a leap into the unknown. You can try to control as many variables, and understand a situation as you can, but you’re still jumping off a cliff and hoping that someone catches you.
It is an absolute human certainty that no one can know his own beauty or perceive a sense of his own worth until it has been reflected back to him in the mirror of another loving, caring human being.
John Joseph Powell, The Secret of Staying in Love
Loving someone liberates the lover as well as the beloved. And that kind of love comes with age.
The deeper that sorrow carves into your being, the more joy you can contain. Is not the cup that holds your wine the very cup that was burned in the potter’s oven? And is not the lute that soothes your spirit, the very wood that was hollowed with knives? When you are joyous, look deep into your heart and you shall find it is only that which has given you sorrow that is giving you joy. When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see in truth that you are weeping for that which has been your delight.
The key is falling in love with something, anything. If your heart’s attached to it, then your mind will be attached to it.
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.
A. A. Milne
Because of a great love, one is courageous.
If you cannot inspire a woman with love of you, fill her above the brim with love of herself; all that runs over will be yours.
Charles Caleb Colton
Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don’t know how to replenish its source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of witherings, of tarnishings.
Friendship at first sight, like love at first sight, is said to be the only truth.
There’s a big difference between falling in love and being in love. There’s a big difference between infatuation and falling in love.
The truth is that love smashes into your life like an ice floe, and even if your heart is built like the Titanic you go down.