Love Quotes

  • “One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life: That word is love.” – Sophocles
  • “Attention is the most basic form of love; through it we bless and are blessed.” – John Tarrant
  • “We love because it’s the only true adventure.” – Nikki Giovanni
  • “Love is like quicksilver in the hand.Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it, and it darts away.” – Dorothy Parker
  • “Love is friendship set on fire.” – unknown
  • “Love is an ideal thing, marriage a real thing.” – Goethe
  • “To be in love is merely to be in a state of perceptual anesthesia.” – H.L. Mencken
  • “Love is everything it’s cracked up to be. That’s why people are so cynical about it…It really is worth fighting for, risking everything for. And the trouble is, if you don’t risk everything, you risk even more.” – Erica Jong
  • “Sometimes love is stronger than a man’s convictions.” – Isaac Bashevis Singer
  • “Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes
  • “Maybe love is like luck. You have to go all the way to find it.” – Robert Mitchum
  • “Love stretches your heart and makes you big inside.” – Margaret Walker
  • “Love has no awareness of merit or demerit; it has no scale… Love loves; this is its nature.” – Howard Thurman
  • “Love is like war: Easy to begin but hard to end.” – Anonymous
  • “Love consists in this, that two solitudes protect and touch and greet each other.” – Rainer Maria Rilke