If you’ve been on the lookout for great quotes about love, we’ve got just what you need! Every woman should take some time out her day to read these truly touching quotes about love. They’re bound to put you in the romantic frame of mind, and if you’re feeling a bit down, they’ll be bound to bring a bit more pep to your step!

Continue on for 51 of the most amazing and romantic quotes about love you’re likely to ever encounter:

51 Amazing Quotes About Love:


1. “You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because the reality is finally better than your dreams.”

–Dr. Seuss

2. “A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.”

–Elbert Hubbard

3. “We accept the love we think we deserve.”

–Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower

4. “It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you are not.”

–Andre Gide, Autumn Leaves

5. “As he read, I fell in love the way you fall asleep: slowly, and then all at once.”

–John Green, The Fault in Our Stars

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

–Friedrich Nietzsche

7. “Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.”

–William Shakespeare, All’s Well That Ends Well

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

–Robert A. Heinlein, Stranger in a Strange Land

9. “You love me. Real or not real?” I tell him, “Real.”

–Suzanne Collins, Mockingjay

10. “Love is like the wind, you can’t see it but you can feel it.”

–Nicholas Sparks, A Walk to Remember

11. “If you can make a woman laugh, you can make her do anything.” (very true quote about love!)

–Marilyn Monroe

12. “The heart was made to be broken.”

–Oscar Wilde

13. “For the two of us, home isn’t a place. It is a person. And we are finally home.”

–Stephanie Perkins, Anna and the French Kiss

14. “Love is so short, forgetting is so long.”

–Pablo Neruda, Love

15. “The very essence of romance is uncertainty.”

–Oscar Wilde, The Importance of Being Earnest and Other Plays

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

–Friedrich Nietzsche

17. “If all else perished, and he remained, I should still continue to be; and if all else remained, and he were annihilated, the universe would turn to a mighty stranger.”

–Emily Jane Brontë , Wuthering Heights

18. “What I want is to be needed. What I need is to be indispensable to somebody. Who I need is somebody that will eat up all my free time, my ego, my attention. Somebody addicted to me. A mutual addiction.”

–Chuck Palahniuk, Choke

19. “My daddy said, that the first time you fall in love, it changes you forever and no matter how hard you try, that feeling just never goes away.”

–Nicholas Sparks, The Notebook


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

–Paul McCartney, The Beatles Illustrated Lyrics

21. “What I need is the dandelion in the spring. The bright yellow that means rebirth instead of destruction. The promise that life can go on, no matter how bad our losses. That it can be good again.”

–Suzanne Collins, Mockingjay

22. “Love doesn’t just sit there, like a stone, it has to be made, like bread; remade all the time, made new.”

–Ursula K. Le Guin, The Lathe of Heaven

23. “I don’t trust people who don’t love themselves and tell me, ‘I love you.’ … There is an African saying which is: Be careful when a naked person offers you a shirt.”

–Maya Angelou

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

–Joan Crawford

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

–Jimi Hendrix


26. “If I can stop one heart from breaking, I shall not live in vain.”

–Emily Dickinson

27. “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

28. “I fell in love with her courage, her sincerity, and her flaming self respect. And it’s these things I’d believe in, even if the whole world indulged in wild suspicions that she wasn’t all she should be. I love her and it is the beginning of everything.”

–F. Scott Fitzgerald

29. “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

30. “We have to allow ourselves to be loved by the people who really love us, the people who really matter. Too much of the time, we are blinded by our own pursuits of people to love us, people that don’t even matter, while all that time we waste and the people who do love us have to stand on the sidewalk and watch us beg in the streets! It’s time to put an end to this. It’s time for us to let ourselves be loved.”

–C. JoyBell C.

31. “If you gave someone your heart and they died, did they take it with them? Did you spend the rest of forever with a hole inside you that couldn’t be filled?”

–Jodi Picoult, Nineteen Minutes


32. “It’s not the face, but the expressions on it. It’s not the voice, but what you say. Ant it’s not how you look in that body, but the thing you do with it. You are beautiful.”

–Stephenie Meyer, The Host

33. “If she’s amazing, she won’t be easy. If she’s easy, she won’t be amazing. But if she’s worth it, you won’t give up. If you give up, you’re not worthy. … Truth is, everybody is going to hurt you; you just gotta find the ones worth suffering for.”

–Bob Marley, Guitar Chord Songbook

34. “It isn’t possible to love and part. You will wish that it was. You can transmute love, ignore it, muddle it, but you can never pull it out of you. I know by experience that the poets are right: love is eternal.”

–E.M. Forster, A Room with a View

35. “Any fool can be happy. It takes a man with real heart to make beauty out of the stuff that makes us weep.”

–Clive Barker, Abarat: Days of Magic, Nights of War

36. “The man of knowledge must be able not only to love his enemies but also to hate his friends.”

Friedrich Nietzsche

37. “They say when you are missing someone that they are probably feeling the same, but I don’t think it’s possible for you to miss me as much as I’m missing you right now.”

–Edna St. Vincent Millay

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

–Tom Robbins

39. “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

40. “I read once that the ancient Egyptians had fifty words for sand & the Eskimos had a hundred words for snow. I wish I had a thousand words for love, but all that comes to mind is the way you move against me while you sleep & there are no words for that.”

–Brian Andreas, Story People: Selected Stories & Drawings of Brian Andreas

41. “It is easy to love people in memory; the hard thing is to love them when they are there in front of you.”
? John Updike, My Father’s Tears and Other Stories

42. “You know how they say you only hurt the ones you love? Well, it works both ways.”

–Chuck Palahniuk, Fight Club

43. “When I saw you I fell in love, and you smiled because you knew.”

–Arrigo Boito

44. “I fell in love with her when we were together, then fell deeper in love with her in the years we were apart.”

–Nicholas Sparks, Dear John

45. “One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life: That word is love.”


46. “The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.”

–Blaise Pascal

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47. “The emotion that can break your heart is sometimes the very one that heals it…”

–Nicholas Sparks, At First Sight

48. “The more one judges, the less one loves.” (quotes about love for the deep thinker)

–Honoré de Balzac, Physiologie Du Mariage

49. “Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.”

–Kahlil Gibran

50. “Nothing takes the taste out of peanut butter quite like unrequited love.”

–Charles M. Schulz

51. “To lose balance sometimes for love is part of living a balanced life.”

–Elizabeth Gilbert, Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman’s Search for Everything


That’s a wraps for this list of the 52 best quotes about love we could find. We sifted through countless articles, lists, and books in order to bring you these amazing quotes that are all bound to put you in a romantic and loving state of mind.

If you’re a woman on the hunt for love, keep these quotes about love in mind and you’re bound to find what you seek before long! Love is one of the strongest and most powerful emotions we can experience, and it is one you should not live without!