105+ Best Love Quotes

Fact-checked by Layla Saman
Updated on: January 9, 2023

Love rules the world! It would be an impossible mission to try to count the poems, songs, books, and movies dedicated to love. Nevertheless, describing what love feels like is a difficult task. 

You probably have a different idea of love than the person next to you. It is also true that love evolves over time, and with each person, it's different. Ultimately, it doesn't matter your way of loving or who you love. Live love to the fullest!

Don't wait for a particular date to do it. Express your love with these 105 love quotes!

Love quotes:

  1. “If I know what love is, it is because of you.” – Hermann Hesse
  2. “Loved you yesterday, love you still, always have, always will.” – Elaine Davis
  3. “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.” – Angelita Lim
  4. “Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war; love is a growing up.” – James Baldwin
  5. “In the end we discover that to love and let go can be the same thing.” – Jack Kornfield
  6. “We love because it’s the only true adventure.” – Nikki Giovanni
  7. “Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.” – William Shakespeare
  8. “You call it madness, but I call it love.” – Don Byas
  9. “We can only learn to love by loving.” – Iris Murdoch
  10. “I love you not only for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you. I love you not only for what you have made of yourself, but for what you are making of me. I love you for the part of me that you bring out.” – Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  11. “When I see your face, there’s not a thing that I would change, ’cause you’re amazing – just the way you are.” – Bruno Mars
  12. “We loved with a love that was more than love." – Edgar Allen Poe
  13. “True love is rare, and it's the only thing that gives life real meaning.” – Nicholas Sparks
  14. “I am my beloved’s and my beloved is mine.” – Song of Solomon 6:3
  15. “And in her smile I see something more beautiful than the stars.” – Across the Universe
  16. “It was love at first sight, at last sight, at ever and ever sight." – Vladimir Nabokov
  17. “I need you like a heart needs a beat.” – Unknown
  18. “I’ve tried so many times to think of a new way to say it, and it’s still I love you.” – Zelda Fitzgerald
  19. “When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.” – When Harry Met Sally
  20. “I love you and that’s the beginning and end of everything.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald
  21. “Come near now, and kiss me.” – Genesis 27:26
  22. “Our love is like the wind. I can’t see it, but I can feel it.” – A Walk to Remember
  23. “Loving you never was an option. It was a necessity." – Truth Devour
  24. “It’s always better when we’re together.” – Jack Johnson
  25. “I would rather spend one lifetime with you, than face all the ages of this world alone.” – J.K.K. Tolken
  26. “When I see your face, there’s not a thing that I would change, ’cause you’re amazing – just the way you are.” – Bruno Mars
  27. “We loved with a love that was more than love." – Edgar Allen Poe
  28. “True love is rare, and it's the only thing that gives life real meaning.” – Nicholas Sparks
  29. “I am my beloved’s and my beloved is mine.” – Song of Solomon 6:3
  30. “And in her smile I see something more beautiful than the stars.” – Across the Universe
  31. “It was love at first sight, at last sight, at ever and ever sight." – Vladimir Nabokov
  32. “Love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.” – Antoine de Saint-Exupery
  33. “You’re always the first and the last thing on this heart of mine. No matter where I go, or what I do, I’m thinking of you.” – Dierks Bentley”
  34. “When I say I love you more, I don’t mean I love you more than you love me. I mean I love you more than the bad days ahead of us, I love you more than any fight we will ever have. I love you more than the distance between us, I love you more than any obstacle that could try and come between us. I love you the most.” – Unknown
  35. “You’re the closest to heaven, that I’ll ever be.” – Goo Goo Dolls
  36. “I will never stop trying. Because when you find the one... you never give up.” – Crazy, Stupid, Love
  37. “It’s always better when we’re together.” – Jack Johnson
  38. “I love you for all that you are, all that you have been and all that you will be.” – Unknown
  39. “I wasn’t expecting you. I didn’t think that we would end up together. The single most extraordinary thing I’ve ever done with my life is fall in love with you. I’ve never been seen so completely, loved so passionately and protected so fiercely.” – This Is Us
  40. “To the world you may be one person, but to one person you are the world.” – Unknown
  41. “Two are better than one.” – Ecclesiastes 4:9
  42. “When I saw you I fell in love, and you smiled because you knew." – Arrigo Boito
  43. “True love is putting someone else before yourself.” – Frozen
  44. “If I had to choose between breathing and loving you I would use my last breath to tell you I love you.” – Anna Anderson
  45. “All that you are is all that I’ll ever need." – Ed Sheeran
  46. “I love you. You… you complete me.” – Jerry Maguire
  47. “There is no remedy for love but to love more.” – Henry David Thoreau
  48. “I promise to love you forever, every single day of forever.” – Twilight
  49. “Every time I see you, I fall in love all over again.” – Unknown
  50. “You are the last thought in my mind before I drift off to sleep and the first thought when I wake up each morning.” – Unknown
  51. “I love you - I am at rest with you - I have come home.” – Dorothy L. Sayers
  52. “A soul mate is someone who understands you like no other, loves you like no other, will be there for you forever, no matter what.” – P.S. I Love You
  53.  “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.” – Oscar Wilde
  54. “Love, having no geography, knows no boundaries.” – Truman Capote
  55. “Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me.” – Sarah Bernhardt
  56. “To be your friend was all I ever wanted; to be your lover was all I ever dreamed.” – Valerie Lombardo”
  57. “When I look into your eyes, I know I have found the mirror of my soul." – Joey W. Hill
  58. “You know it’s true. Everything I do, I do it for you.” – Bryan Adams
  59. “I think I'd miss you even if we never met.” – The Wedding Date
  60. “Life is not the amount of breaths you take, it’s the moments that take your breath away.” – Hitch
  61. “You’re nothing short of my everything.” – Ralph Block
  62. “Your hand touching mine. This is how galaxies collide.” – Sanober Khan
  63. “Once upon a time there was a boy who loved a girl and her laughter was a question he wanted to spend his whole life answering." – The History Of Love
  64. “You don't marry someone you can live with – you marry someone you cannot live without.” – Unknown
  65. “Love is being stupid together.” – Paul Valery
  66. “It’s easy to fall in love. The hard part is finding someone to catch you.” – Bertrand Russell
  67. “A true love story never ends.” – Unknown
  68. “You make me want to be a better man." – As Good As It Gets
  69. “I don’t wanna close my eyes, I don’t wanna fall asleep, cuz I’d miss you babe and I don’t wanna miss a thing.” – Aerosmith
  70. “Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” – Lao Tzu
  71. “I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you.” – The Alchemist
  72. “I never want to stop making memories with you." – Pierre Jeanty
  73. “The water shines only by the sun. And it is you who are my sun.” – Charles de Leusse
  74.  “You can’t blame gravity for falling in love.” – Albert Einstein
  75. “The greatest wonderful feeling is falling in love.” – Lailah Gifty Akita
  76. “If you love them in the morning with their eyes full of crust, if you love them at night with their hair full of rollers, chances are, you’re in love.” – Miles Davis
  77. “Never go to bed mad. Stay up and fight.” – Phyllis Diller
  78. “It wasn’t love at first sight. It took a full five minutes.” – Lucille Ball
  79. “Love is a two-way street constantly under construction.” – Carroll Bryant
  80. “Love is something sent from heaven to worry the hell out of you.” – Dolly Parton
  81. “You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.” – Dr. Seuss
  82. “If I had a flower for every time I thought of you…I could walk through my garden forever.” – Alfred Lord Tennyson
  83. “Love is the flower of life, and blossoms unexpectedly and without law, and must be plucked where it is found, and enjoyed for the brief hour of its duration.” – D.H. Lawrence
  84. “When you look at me, when you think of me, I am in paradise.” – William Makepeace Thackeray
  85. “To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.” – David Viscott
  86. “We are most alive when we’re in love.” – John Updike
  87. “A life lived in love will never be dull.” – Leo Buscaglia
  88. “Life is the flower for which love is the honey.” – Victor Hugo
  89. “All you need is love.” – Paul McCartney
  90. “Love is friendship on fire.” – Susan Sontag
  91. “My heart beats faster as you take my hand, my love grows stronger as you touch my soul.” – A.C. Van Cherub
  92. “I am who I am because of you. You are every reason, every hope, and every dream I’ve ever had.” – Nicholas Sparks, The Notebook
  93. “Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.” – Martin Luther King Jr.
  94. “Age does not protect you from love, but love to some extent protects you from age.” – Jeanne Moreau
  95. “Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart.” – Washington Irving
  96. “Life is the first gift, love is the second, and understanding the third.” – Marge Piercy
  97. “You never lose by loving. You always lose by holding back.” – Barbara De Angelis
  98. “People call those imperfections, but no, that’s the good stuff.” – Good Will Hunting
  99. “I love you. I knew it the minute I met you. I’m sorry it took so long for me to catch up. I just got stuck.” – Silver Linings Playbook
  100. “I’m just a girl, standing in front of a boy, asking him to love her.” – Notting Hill
  101. “I loved you like a man loves a woman he never touches, only writes to, keeps little photographs of.” – Charles Bukowski
  102. “After all this time?” “Always,” said Snape. – J.K. Rowling
  103. “Goodbyes are only for those who love with their eyes. Because for those who love with heart and soul there is no such thing as separation.” – Rumi
  104. “Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.” – Robert Frost
  105. "What will survive of us is love." – Philip Larkin, English Poet

Did reading these sentences inspire you? If you want to express your love in a much deeper way, bring them to life with art! Skillademia offers you online guitar classes and a digital illustration course to live unique moments with your loved ones.

Layla Saman is an accomplished educational content creator with over 6 years of experience developing digital products and programs. She has created thousands of articles, videos, and webinars in partnership with companies like Meta, Johnson & Johnson, and Cisco. Layla is driven by a passion for education as a tool to empower underserved communities. Her writing makes crucial digital skills accessible to diverse learners.
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