Popular Quotes and Sayings about Love

Oh, life is a glorious cycle of song, A medley of extemporanea; And love is a thing that can never go wrong; And I am Marie of Romania. ~Dorothy Parker

Never pretend to a love which you do not actually feel, for love is not ours to command. ~Alan Watts

Let grace and goodness be the principal loadstone of thy affections. For love which hath ends, will have an end; whereas that which is founded on true virtue, will always continue. ~John Dryden

May your service of love a beautiful thing; want nothing else, fear nothing else and let love be free to become what love truly is. ~Hadewijch of Antwerp

Turn your midlife crisis to your own advantage by making it a time for renewal of your body and mind, rather than stand by helplessly and watch them decline. ~Jane E. Brody

One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life: That word is love. ~Sophocles

Tears may be dried up, but the heart - never. ~Marguerite de Valois

Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age. ~Jeanne Moreau

Learning to love yourself is the greatest love of all. ~Michael Masser and Linda Creed

Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone - but not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding. ~Bette Davis

To love deeply in one direction makes us more loving in all others. ~Anne-Sophie Swetchine

To love is to receive a glimpse of heaven. ~Karen Sunde

For one human being to love another; that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks, the ultimate, the last test and proof, the work for which all other work is but preparation. ~Rainer Maria Rilke

Never marry but for love; but see that thou lovest what is lovely. ~William Penn

Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit. ~Peter Ustinov

We should manage our fortunes as we do our health - enjoy it when good, be patient when it is bad, and never apply violent remedies except in an extreme necessity. ~Francois de La Rochefoucauld

The important thing was to love rather than to be loved. ~W. Somerset Maugham

The rain fell alike upon the just and upon the unjust, and for nothing was there a why and a wherefore. ~W. Somerset Maugham

The heart has its reasons which reason knows nothing of. ~Blaise Pascal

Fall not in love, therefore; it will stick to your face. ~National Lampoon

My mother buried three husbands, and two of them were just napping. ~Rita Rudner

There is no remedy for love but to love more. ~Henry David Thoreau

It is your work in life that is the ultimate seduction. ~Pablo Picasso

Give all to love; obey thy heart. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson