The Greatest Quotes About Love

Featured Article, Healthy Living
on February 4, 2015
love quotes

Love is a powerful thing, capable of summoning a profound array of emotions: elation, joy, agony, fear, jealousy, anger, sadness, and so much more. Whether you are nursing a broken heart, still searching for that special someone, or are head-over-heels in love, it’s hard not to think about love and relationships this time of year. Just in time for Valentine’s Day, here are 17 eloquent, beautiful quotes to sum up those complex lovey-dovey feelings you can’t quite put into words:

“Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead.” —Oscar Wilde

“The best thing to hold onto in life is each other.” —Audrey Hepburn

“Love is when the other person’s happiness is more important than your own.” —H. Jackson Brown, Jr.


“Love is friendship that has caught fire. It is quiet understanding, mutual confidence, sharing and forgiving. It is loyalty through good and bad times. It settles for less than perfection and makes allowances for human weaknesses.” —Ann Landers

“Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.” —Aristotle


“Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.” —George Eliot

“Where there is love, there is life.” —Mahatma Gandhi

“Love is when he gives you a piece of your soul, that you never knew was missing.” —Torquato Tasso

“Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.” —Emily Bronte

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“Love is a friendship set to music.” —Joseph Campbell

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

“Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.” ― Alfred Tennyson

“If a thing loves, it is infinite.” — William Blake

“The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.” — Helen Keller