It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you are not.
Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.
The opposite of love is not hate, it’s indifference. The opposite of art is not ugliness, it’s indifference. The opposite of faith is not heresy, it’s indifference. And the opposite of life is not death, it’s indifference.
If two people love each other there can be no happy end to it.
You will never be able to escape from your heart. So it’s better to listen to what it has to say.
You don’t love someone because they’re perfect, you love them in spite of the fact that they’re not.
My love is pizza shaped. Won’t you have a slice? It’s circular, so there’s enough to go around.
Love is not a habit, a commitment, or a debt. It isn’t what romantic songs tell us it is – love simply is.
Love in action is a harsh and dreadful thing compared to love in dreams.
Love is honesty. Love is a mutual respect for one another.
I love you as certain dark things are to be loved, in secret, between the shadow and the soul.
Each of us is born with a box of matches inside us but we can’t strike them all by ourselves
It is a defect of God’s humor that he directs our hearts everywhere but to those who have a right to them.
When someone loves you, the way they talk about you is different. You feel safe and comfortable.
Perhaps watching someone you love suffer can teach you even more than suffering yourself can.
When you say “I” and “my” too much, you lose the capacity to understand the “we” and “our”.
When you love someone, you say their name different. Like it’s safe inside your mouth.
The moment you stop to think about whether you love someone, you’ve already stopped loving that person forever.
The power of finding beauty in the humblest things makes home happy and life lovely.
The great tragedy of life is not that men perish, but that they cease to love.
When love is not madness it is not love.
Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.
Love can change a person the way a parent can change a baby- awkwardly, and often with a great deal of mess.
Sometimes love means letting go when you want to hold on tighter.
The best use of life is love. The best expression of love is time. The best time to love is now.
The one you love and the one who loves you are never, ever the same person.
To love is easy, to be in a relationship is extremely difficult.
Love is like quicksilver in the hand. Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it and it darts away.
Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your hearth or burn down your house, you can never tell.
There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness.
Love does not consist of gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.
To love another human in all of her splendor and imperfect perfection , it is a magnificent task…tremendous and foolish and human.
Love is love is love is love is love is love is love is love cannot be killed or swept aside.
As he read, I fell in love the way you fall asleep: slowly, and then all at once.
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.
Love is like the wind, you can’t see it but you can feel it.
The real lover is the man who can thrill you by kissing your forehead or smiling into your eyes or just staring into space.
Love meant jumping off a cliff and trusting that a certain person would be there to catch you at the bottom.
Love is a snowmobile racing across the tundra and then suddenly it flips over, pinning you underneath. At night, the ice weasels come.
A man is lucky if he is the first love of a woman. A woman is lucky if she is the last love of a man.
The most confused you will ever get is when you try to convince your heart and spirit of something your mind knows is a lie.
The thing with your heart’s desire is that your heart doesn’t even know what it desires until it turns up.
Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind,
And therefore is winged Cupid painted blind.
Love is illogical, love had consequences–I did this to myself, and I should be able to take it.
You’re like a grey sky. You’re beautiful, even though you don’t want to be.
When we are in love, we are convinced nobody else will do. But as time goes, others do do, and often do do, much much better.
Nothing takes the taste out of peanut butter quite like unrequited love.
You don’t need to justify your love, you don’t need to explain your love, you just need to practice your love. Practice creates the master.
I bet you could sometimes find all the mysteries of the universe in someone’s hand.
Anyone who loves in the expectation of being loved in return is wasting their time.
You might as well make yourself fly as to make yourself love.
Love sucks. Sometimes it feels good. Sometimes it’s just another way to bleed.
When you love someone, you don’t have a choice. Love takes your choices away.
The highest function of love is that it makes the loved one a unique and irreplaceable being.
Love, it never dies. It never goes away, it never fades, so long as you hang on to it. Love can make you immortal
It doesn’t matter who you are or what you look like, so long as somebody loves you.
Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war; love is a growing up.
We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.
Love is not affectionate feeling, but a steady wish for the loved person’s ultimate good as far as it can be obtained.
Trust your heart if the seas catch fire, live by love though the stars walk backward.
Love can rebuild the world, they say, so everything’s possible when it comes to love.
Her existence alone was excuse enough to justify the creation of the entire world.
Falling in love was like falling off a cliff. It felt pretty much like flying until you hit the ground.
Loving you forever can’t be wrong. Even though you’re not here, can’t move on
It was love at first sight, at last sight, at ever and ever sight.
Love is needing someone. Love is putting up with someone’s bad qualities because they somehow complete you.