Quotes and Sayings about Love

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

Love does not alter the beloved, it alters itself.

Soren Kierkegaard

We pardon to the extent that we love.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

This love is silent.

T. S. Eliot

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

Fyodor Dostoevsky

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

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

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

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

Pierre Beaumarchais

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

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

Zora Neale Hurston

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

E. M. Forster

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

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

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

Hillary Clinton

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

Bob Hope

If love is the treasure, laughter is the key.

Yakov Smirnoff

Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

I am deeply grateful to the citizens of Sarajevo and the Sarajevo Canton assembly for bestowing upon me this incredible honor of citizenship. I am so proud to now be a part of such an extraordinary part of the world and fellow citizen to the people I deeply love and admire.

Angelina Jolie

You will reciprocally promise love, loyalty and matrimonial honesty. We only want for you this day that these words constitute the principle of your entire life and that with the help of divine grace you will observe these solemn vows that today, before God, you formulate.

Pope John Paul II

I love my children beyond all reason. They're my joy, even when they're wild with kid energy.

Christopher Meloni

We may sooner be brought to love them that hate us, than them that love us more than we would have them do.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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

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

Francois de La Rochefoucauld