Quotes and Sayings about Love

iN ZiLunS

I found the wrong one at the right time, so I made it my time and got rid of him. Now I'm at peace.

iN ZiLunS

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

We pardon to the extent that we love.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

T. S. Eliot

This love is silent.

T. S. Eliot

Fyodor Dostoevsky

To love someone means to see him as God intended him.

Fyodor Dostoevsky

Kent Nerburn

Love has its own time, its own season, and its own reasons from coming and going. You cannot bribe it or coerce it or reason it into staying. You can only embrace it when it arrives and give it away when it comes to you.

Kent Nerburn

Soren Kierkegaard

Just as in earthly life lovers long for the moment when they are able to breathe forth their love for each other, to let their souls blend in a soft whisper, so the mystic longs for the moment when in prayer he can, as it were, creep into God.

Soren Kierkegaard

Pablo Picasso

Art is not the application of a canon of beauty but what the instinct and the brain can conceive beyond any canon. When we love a woman we don't start measuring her limbs.

Pablo Picasso

Pierre Beaumarchais

Where love is concerned, too much is not even enough.

Pierre Beaumarchais

Chuck Palahniuk

I really love idiot, enlightened characters - these characters who fail to engage with the drama of their immediate circumstances they fail to be reactive and enrolled by drama as it happens around them.

Chuck Palahniuk

Zora Neale Hurston

I did not just fall in love. I made a parachute jump.

Zora Neale Hurston

E. M. Forster

The main facts in human life are five: birth, food, sleep, love and death.

E. M. Forster

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Love can no more continue without a constant motion than fire can and when once you take hope and fear away, you take from it its very life and being.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Milan Kundera

Metaphors are dangerous. Love begins with a metaphor. Which is to say, love begins at the point when a woman enters her first word into our poetic memory.

Milan Kundera

Hillary Clinton

At the end of the day, you know, love does not happen between two perfect people as much as we would wish.

Hillary Clinton

Soren Kierkegaard

Love does not alter the beloved, it alters itself.

Soren Kierkegaard

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

In friendship as well as love, ignorance very often contributes more to our happiness than knowledge.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Mortimer Adler

When we ask for love, we don't ask others to be fair to us-but rather to care for us, to be considerate of us. There is a world of difference here between demanding justice... and begging or pleading for love.

Mortimer Adler

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

We are nearer loving those who hate us than those who love us more than we wish.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Jose Rizal

He who does not love his own language is worse than an animal and smelly fish.

Jose Rizal

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

We always love those who admire us, but we do not always love those whom we admire.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Robert Kiyosaki

When people are lame, they love to blame.

Robert Kiyosaki

Douglas Horton

If you love something let it go free. If it doesn't come back, you never had it. If it comes back, love it forever.

Douglas Horton

Marilyn Manson

When you're taught to love everyone, to love your enemies, then what value does that place on love?

Marilyn Manson

Bob Hope

A James Cagney love scene is one where he lets the other guy live.

Bob Hope

Yakov Smirnoff

If love is the treasure, laughter is the key.

Yakov Smirnoff