One of the most beautiful phases of life happens when you are stuck by love. It is only during this phase that your heart begins to open up. And when your heart opens up, your entire physique gets flooded with ecstasy. Things seem different as you are no longer dominated by your mind. Your entire perspective of life changes.
It’s like you are drunk on love – a phase that you never want to end.
If you are going through this phase, then the following collection of love quotes will touch your heart and put a smile on your face!
Love quotes that will touch your heart
“You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.”
This quote by Dr. Seuss perfectly sums up the surreal feeling that you get when in love. Your entire perspective of reality changes, everything brightens up and you start appreciating life so much more.
“If my heart was a canvas, every square inch of it would be painted over with you.”
Taken from Cassandra Clare’s book – ‘Lady Midnight’, this love quote perfectly expresses a lover’s feelings towards his/her beloved.
“I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you”.
This is a beautiful quote taken from Paulo Coelho’s book – ‘The Alchemist’. It’s not rare for us to find a deep connection with a complete stranger. It’s almost like the universe conspired to bring the both of you together.
“Love cannot be forced, love cannot be coaxed and teased. It comes out of heaven, unasked and unsought.”
This is so true. You don’t choose to love anyone, similarly, you cannot force yourself to love someone. Love just happens, and it can happen to anyone, anywhere at anytime. Really powerful love quote from Pearl S. Buck.
“Love is a rebellious bird that nobody can tame.”
The beauty of love is that it gives you wings; it gives you power and a new found confidence. You turn into this free bird that cannot be tamed. This quote perfectly sums up the powerful energy that love is.
“Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.”
When you love someone back as intensely as they love you, your heart opens up. And when your heart opens up, you get in touch with this immense power inner that gives you newfound strength and courage. This powerful love quote by Lao Tzu sums this up perfectly.
“Sometimes I feel like we’re a knot, too tangled to be taken apart.”
Beautiful love quote taken from Kiera Cass’s book – ‘The Elite’. Perfectly sums up the deep connection and feelings of oneness felt between two lovers.
“If I know what love is, it is because of you.”
It is only when we find true love that we realize what love really is. True love is felt on a soul level and is far beyond a mere physical attraction.
“That’s when you know for sure somebody loves you. They figure out what you need and they give it to you – without you asking.”
Isn’t that absolutely true? Lovers become so connected to each other that they know deep within what their beloved wants. And it so happens that many a times, your lover surprises you with things that feels so synchronous with what you had in mind. Lovely quote by Adriana Trigiani.
“Yours is the light by which my spirit’s born – you are my sun, my moon, and all my stars.”
This is the perfect quote to tell your lover how much he or she means to you.
“When you love someone, you say their name different. Like it’s safe inside your mouth”.
There is nothing more beautiful than hearing your lover call out your name. Won’t you agree? It sounds so melodious coming out of their lips. This love quote by Jodi Picoult sums up this feeling perfectly.
“When I hold you in my arms, I feel like I am holding the whole world.”
This deep love quote perfectly sums up the amazing feelings of ecstasy one gets when wrapping their beloved in their arms. It simply feels like you are holding everything you ever wanted in this world and hence the world itself.
“Two people in love, alone, isolated from the world, that’s beautiful.”
When two people are in love, they don’t need anything else but each other. In many ways, they become a world unto each other. And that’s exactly what this love quote by Milan Kundera summarizes.
“Morning without you is a dwindled dawn.”
When you are in love, you want to be alongside your lover at all times. You want to go to sleep and wake up in their arms. The first thing you want to see in the morning is your lover. This love quote perfectly sums up what a lover feels when he/she misses his/her beloved. Even the most ecstatic things seem dull and drab when your lover is not around.
“My soul sees its equal in you.”
True love is finding your reflection in the other. You just feel this reflection on a soul level which is why it is so difficult to explain your attraction. This short love quote by ― ‘Renee Ahdieh’ taken from her book, ‘The Wrath and the Dawn’, is the perfect way a lover can express his deep love for his beloved.
“For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.”
Whenever I read this quote, it touches my heart and hope it does yours too. It captures and expresses in words the surreal feelings one gets when one is in company of their beloved. Feelings of the heart so beautifully expressed by Judy Garland.
Love quotes that will make you smile
“I didn’t care who kissed you first as long as I kissed you last.”
― Rachel Vail, If We Kiss
“Love is friendship on fire.”
“Love is a bridge built between two people.”
– American’s Sweethearts
“Soul meets soul on lovers lips.”
― Percy Bysshe Shelley
“You are my butterfly and I refuse to set you free.”
― Shannon Hale
“The music in his laughter had a way of rounding off the missing notes in her soul.”
― Gloria Naylor (Linden Hills)
“Come sleep with me: We won’t make Love, Love will make us.”
― Julio Cortázar
“I want To do with you what spring does with the cherry trees.”
― Pablo Neruda
“Our conversations are like beautiful lyrics, Our laughter is like music, when we are together, we create a melody that could be replayed over and over again.”
― Nicholas Sparks
“How do you spell ‘love’?”, asked Piglet. “You don’t spell it…you feel it.”, said Pooh.”
― A.A. Milne
“You don’t love someone because of their looks or their clothes or their car. You love them because they sing a song only your heart can understand.”
― L.J. Smith
“Sometimes it’s a form of love just to talk to somebody that you have nothing in common with and still be fascinated by their presence.”
― David Byrne
“Without love we all like birds with broken wings.”
― Mitch Albom (Tuesdays with Morrie)
“It’s a very brave thing to fall in love. You have to be willing to trust somebody else with your whole being, and that’s very difficult, really difficult and very brave.”
― Nicole Kidman
“The best use of life is love. The best expression of love is time. The best time to love is now.”
― Rick Warren
“Love is like a virus. It can happen to anybody at any time.”
― Maya Angelou
“The words ‘I Love You’ kill, and resurrect millions, in less than a second.”
― Aberjhani (Elemental: The Power of Illuminated Love)
“Don’t ever think I fell for you, or fell over you. I didn’t fall in love, I rose in it.”
― Toni Morrison (Jazz)
“He’s more myself than I am. Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.”
― Emily Brontë (Wuthering Heights)
“True love is rare, and it’s the only thing that gives life real meaning.”
― Nicholas Sparks (Message in a Bottle)
“We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.”
― Sam Keen, (To Love and Be Loved)
“Love is like the wind, you can’t see it but you can feel it.”
― Nicholas Sparks (A Walk to Remember)
“It was love at first sight, at last sight, at ever and ever sight.”
― Vladimir Nabokov (Lolita)
“When you fish for love, bait with your heart, not your brain.”
― Mark Twain (Notebook)
Love quotes that will make you think (about the nature of love)
“This time when we kiss, I feel it in the pit of my stomach, I feel it in my heart. And I realize love isn’t about sex. It’s about connection.”
― Ellen Hopkins
“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.”
“To love is to recognize yourself in another.”
― Eckhart Tolle
“Art and love are the same thing: It’s the process of seeing yourself in things that are not you.”
― Chuck Klosterman (Killing Yourself to Live)
“When you feel someone else’s pain and joy as powerfully as if it were your own, then you know you really loved them.”
― Ann Brashares
“Love is not a maybe thing, you know when you love someone.”
― Lauren Conrad
“Loving someone is giving them the power to break your heart, but trusting them not to.”
― Julianne Moore
“Love’s about finding the one person who makes your heart complete.
― Julia Quinn
“Love is a combination of care, commitment, knowledge, responsibility, respect and trust.”
― bell hooks (Communion: The Female Search for Love)
“Only in the agony of parting do we look into the depths of love.”
― George Eliot
“Remember that the best relationship is one in which your love for each other exceeds your need for each other.”
― Dalai Lama
“Love cannot live where there is no trust.”
― Edith Hamilton
“Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.”
― Robert Frost
“The love we have for each other is bigger than these small differences. And that’s the key. It’s like a big pie chart, and the love in a relationship has to be the biggest piece. Love can make up for a lot.”
― Sarah Dessen
“The most painful thing is losing yourself in the process of loving someone too much, and forgetting that you are special too.”
― Ernest Hemingway
“Do I love you because you’re beautiful, or are you beautiful because I love you?”
― Richard Rodgers
“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
“The very essence of romance is uncertainty.”
― Oscar Wilde
“The heart is a strange beast and not ruled by logic.”
― Maria V. Snyder (Touch of Power)
“That’s love: Two lonely persons keep each other safe and touch each other and talk to each other.”
― Rainer Maria Rilke
“You don’t fall in love with someone because it’s convenient.”
― Harriet Evans
“Part of falling in love with someone is actually falling in love with yourself.”
― Leah Raeder (Unteachable)
“The surest way to hurt yourself is to give up on love, just because it didn’t work out the first time.”
― Amanda Howells (The Summer of Skinny Dipping)
“It is impossible to manufacture or imitate love.”
― J.K. Rowling (Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince)
“Love is an endless mystery, because there is no reasonable cause that could explain it.”
― Rabindranath Tagore
Quotes on the power of love
“One day spent with someone you love can change everything.”
― Mitch Albom (For One More Day)
“Where there is great love, there are always miracles.”
― Willa Cather
“My point is that love is the most powerful motivator in the world. It spurs mortals to greatness. Their noblest, bravest acts are done for love.”
― Rick Riordan
“Love cures people, both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.”
― Karl Menninger
“Love is a force unto itself. For love, people consider the unthinkable…and often achieve the impossible. I would not sneer at its power.”
― Renee Ahdieh (The Wrath and the Dawn)
A few love couplets and stanzas
Finally, let us leave you with some beautiful love couplets and stanzas.
“When I am with you, we stay up all night. When you’re not here, I can’t go to sleep. Praise God for those two insomnias! And the difference between them.”
“Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow. That I shall say good night till it be morrow.”
― William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet
The future for me is already a thing of the past. You were my first love and you will be my last”
― Bob Dylan
“Ye are Blood of my Blood, and Bone of my Bone. I give ye my Body, that we Two might be One. I give ye my Spirit, ’til our Life shall be Done.”
― Diana Gabaldon, Outlander
“He is beauty, inside and out. He is the silver lining in a world of darkness. He is my light.”
― Marie Lu, Prodigy