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Romantic Love Quotes
" There are two sorts of romantics: those who love, and those who love the adventure of loving ”
~ Lesley Blanch
" I have one thing that counts, and that is my heart; it burns in my soul, it aches in my flesh, and it ignites my nerves: that is my love for the people and Peron.”
~ Evita Peron
" It is difficult for some people to accept that love is a choice. This seems to run counter to the generally accepted theory of romantic love which expounds that love is inborn and as such requires no more than to accept it.”
~ Leo F. Buscaglia
" Love at first sight? I absolutely believe in it! You've got to keep the faith. Who doesn't like the idea that you could see someone tomorrow and she could be the love of your life? It's very romantic.”
~ Leonardo DiCaprio
" Love prefers twilight to daylight ”
~ Oliver Wendell Holmes
" Romantic love is an illusion. Most of us discover this truth at the end of a love affair or else when the sweet emotions of love lead us into marriage and then turn down their flames.”
~ Thomas More
“ I'd like to run away
But if you didn't come
And find me ...
I would die."
~ by Shirley Bassey
" We were two and had but one heart. "
~ Francois Villon
" Love is a beautiful dream."
~ William Sharp
" The most precious possession that ever comes to a man in this world Is a woman's heart."
~ Josiah G. Holland
" Love consists in desiring to give what is our own to another and feeling his delight as our own.”
~ Emanuel Swedenborg
" To love is to know the sacrifices which eternity exacts from life ”
~ John Oliver Hobbes
" What lies behind us, and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.”
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
" Love and desire are the spirit’s wings to great deeds.”
~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
" I have learned not to worry about love; But to honor its coming with all my heart. ”
~ Alice Walker
" Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.”
~ Elynor Glyn
“ When you love someone, all your saved-up wishes start coming out."
~ Elizabeth Bowen
" Love is the mortar that holds the human structure together."
~ Karen Casey
" Real love stories never have endings."
~ Richard Bach
" As I continue my talks with her, I become aware that, in my heart, a window is opening."
~ Akhito, Crown Prince of Japan
" He is not a lover who does not love forever.”
" Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance.”
~ Oscar Wilde
" Love is not a matter of counting the years ... But making the years count.”
~ Michelle Amand
" Love is a look that linketh noble minds, Faith is the key that shuts the spring of Love.”
~ Robert Greene
" It has been said that we need just three things in life: Something to do, Something to look forward to And someone to love ”
" We owe to the Middle Ages the two worst inventions of humanity - romantic love and gunpowder.”
~ Andre Maurois
“ The essence of romantic love is that wonderful beginning, after which sadness and impossibility may become the rule.”
~ Anita Brookner
" With Romeo and Juliet, you're talking about two people who meet one night, and get married the same night. I believe in love at first sight-but it hasn't happened to me yet.”
~ Leonardo DiCaprio
" It seems to me that the real clue to your sex-orientation lies in your romantic feelings rather than in your sexual feelings. If you are really gay, you are able to fall in love with a man, not just enjoy having sex with him.”
~ Christopher Isherwood
" Love is like war,
Easy to begin but hard to end."
" Life without love is like a tree
Without blossom and fruit.”
~ Khalil Gibra
" To be in love is merely to be
In a state of perpetual anesthesia:
To mistake an ordinary young man for a Greek god
Or an ordinary young woman for a goddess.”
~ H.L. Mencken
" Two souls and one thought, two hearts and one pulse.”
" I have great hopes that we shall love each other all our lives as much as if we had never married at all.”
~ Lord Byron
" Only from the heart can you touch the sky.”
~ Jalaluddin Rumi
" Many waters cannot quench love, neither can the floods drown it.”
~ Song of Songs 8:7
“ Lord, grant that I might not so much seek to be loved as to love.”
~ St. Francis of Assisi
" I have found the paradox that if I love until it hurts, then there is no hurt, but only more love.”
~ Mother Teresa
" Today I begin to understand what love must be, if it exists. When we are parted, we each feel the lack of the other half of ourselves. We are incomplete like a book in two volumes of which the first has been lost. That is what I imagine love to be: incompleteness in absence.”
~ Edmond and Jules de Goncourt
" Immature love says: "I love you because I need you." Mature love says: "I need you because I love you."
~ Erich Fromm
" No man is truly married
until he understands
every word his wife is NOT saying.”
" To live is like to love -
all reason is against it,
and all healthy instinct for it.”
~ Samuel Butler
" You will never know true happiness
until you have truly loved,
and you will never understand
what pain really is
until you have lost it.”
" True love cannot be found where it truly does not exist,
Nor can it be hidden where it truly does.”
" Soul meets soul on lover's lips.”
~ Percy Bysshe Shelly
" I have found men who didn't know how to kiss.
I've always found time to teach them.”
~ Mae West
“ The greatest thing you'll ever learn
Is to love and be loved in return.”
~ Natalie Cole
" Love is a many splendid thing. Love lifts us up where we belong. All you need is love! ”
~ Moulin Rouge
" I love you - those three words have my life in them. ”
~ Alexandrea to Nicholas III
" I'd like to run away
But if you didn't come
And find me ...
I would die."
~ Shirley Bassey
" One word frees us
Of all the weight and pain in life,
That word is Love.”
" Your voice makes me tremble inside
And your smile is an invitation
For my imagination to go wild.”
" She walks in beauty,
Like the night of cloudless climes and starry skies;
And all that's best of dark and bright
Meet in her aspect and her eyes.”
" I have loved to the point of madness;
That which is called madness,
That which to me,
Is the only sensible way to love.”
~ F. Sagan
" Love is like a friendship caught on fire.
In the beginning a flame, very pretty,
Often hot and fierce,
But still only light and flickering.
As love grows older,
Our hearts mature
And our love becomes as coals,
Deep-burning and unquenchable.”
~ Bruce Lee
" Seduce my mind and you can have my body,
Find my soul and I'm yours forever.”
“ My love for you is a journey;
Starting at forever,
And ending at never. ”
"Love is a haunting melody
That I have never mastered
And I fear I never will.”
~ William S. Burroughs
" A fool in love makes no sense to me.
I only think you are a fool
If you do not love. ”
" Love is like swallowing hot chocolate
Before it has cooled off.
It takes you by surprise at first,
But keeps you warm for a long time."
" Love is like a rumor,
Everyone talks about it,
But no one truly knows.”
" Love is a wonderful thing.
You never have to take it away
From one person to give it to another.
There's always more than enough to go around .”
~ Pamela de Roy
" And think not you can
Direct the course of love,
If it finds you worthy,
Directs your course.”
~ Gibran Kahlil Gibran
" A heart that loves is always young.”
~ Greek Proverb
" Love doesn't sit there like a stone.
It has to be made like bread;
Remade all the time,
~ Le Guin
" I only wish to be the fountain of love
From which you drink,
Every drop promising eternal passion.”
“ You may only be one person to the world
But you may also be the world to one person. ”
"A part of you has grown in me.
And so you see, it's you and me
Together forever and never apart,
Maybe in distance, but never in heart. ”
" Age does not protect us from love,
But love to some extent protects us from age. ”
" Love doesn't make the world go round,
Love is what makes the ride worthwhile. "
~ Elizabeth Browning
" Love me without fear
Trust me without questioning
Need me without demanding
Want me without restrictions
Accept me without change
Desire me without inhibitions
For a love so free....
Will never fly away.”
~ Dick Sutphen
" Love is a burning desire,
That makes your heart light on fire,
Love is being with you,
Someone saying I love you too,
Love is your tender kiss,
Something you don't want to miss,
Love is you and me,
And that is all I see.”
" The greatest weakness of most humans
Is their hesitancy to tell others,
How much they love them
While they're alive.”
~ O.A. Battista
" If I go away
What would still remain of me?
The ghost within your eyes?
The whisper in your sighs?
And I'm always there.”
~ Jon Oliva
" To love is to receive a glimpse of heaven. ”
~ Karen Sunde
" The minute I heard my first love story,
I started looking for you, not knowing how blind that was.
Lovers don't finally meet somewhere.
They're in each other all along.”
~ Maulana Jalalu'ddin Rumi
“ May no gift be too small to give,
nor too simple to receive,
which is wrapped in thoughtfulness
and tied with love. ”
~ L.O. Baird
"We are all born for love...
it is the principle existence and it's only end. ”
" My love, you know you are my best friend.
You know that I'd do anything for you
And my love, let nothing come between us.
My love for you is strong and true.”
~ Sarah McLachlan
" The best feelings are those that
Have no words to describe them "
~ Michelle Hammersley