Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage. (Lao Tzu)

The best quotes about love

Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your hearth or burn down your house, you can never tell.

Joan Crawford, аmerican actress

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.

Heywood "Woody" Allen

A woman knows the face of the man she loves as a sailor knows the open sea.

Honore de Balzac, french writer
A woman knows the face of the man she loves as a sailor knows the open sea. (Honore de Balzac, french writer)

Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.

Robert A. Heinlein, Stranger in a Strange Land

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.

Lao Tzu

Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.

Martin Luther King Jr, A Testament of Hope: The Essential Writings and Speeches

It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.

William Shakespeare, All's Well That Ends Well

Love does not consist of gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Airman's Odyssey

And, in the end the love you take is equal to the love you make.

Paul McCartney, The Beatles Illustrated Lyrics

The world is indeed full of peril, and in it there are many dark places; but still there is much that is fair, and though in all lands love is now mingled with grief, it grows perhaps the greater.

J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring

Love is so short, forgetting is so long.

Pablo Neruda, Love

There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness.

Friedrich Nietzsche
There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness. (Friedrich Nietzsche)

I am not sure exactly what heaven will be like, but I know that when we die and it comes time for God to judge us, he will not ask, 'How many good things have you done in your life?' rather he will ask, 'How much love did you put into what you did?

Mother Teresa

Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead. The consciousness of loving and being loved brings warmth and richness to life that nothing else can bring.

Oscar Wilde
Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead. The consciousness of loving and being loved brings warmth and richness to life that nothing else can bring. (Oscar Wilde)

If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. If they don't, they never were.

Kahlil Gibran

When love is not madness it is not love.

Pedro Calderon de la Barca

Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.

Robert Frost

I think... if it is true that there are as many minds as there are heads, then there are as many kinds of love as there are hearts.

Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina
I think... if it is true that there are as many minds as there are heads, then there are as many  kinds of love as there are hearts. (Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina)

When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.

Jimi Hendrix

The most painful thing is losing yourself in the process of loving someone too much, and forgetting that you are special too.

Ernest Hemingway, Men Without Women

Hate the sin, love the sinner.

Mahatma Gandhi

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.

Victor Hugo, Les Misérables
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. (Victor Hugo, Les Misérables)

Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.

Albert Einstein

We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.

Tom Robbins

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.

Paulo Coelho

Anyone who falls in love is searching for the missing pieces of themselves. So anyone who's in love gets sad when they think of their lover. It's like stepping back inside a room you have fond memories of, one you haven't seen in a long time.

Murakami, Haruki

Love can change a person the way a parent can change a baby- awkwardly, and often with a great deal of mess.

Lemony Snicket, Horseradish

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