33 Famous Love Quotes
Be inspired by these famous love quotes. Words about love said
by famous people.
"Make love, not war."
Love is a promise, love is a souvenir, once given never forgotten,
never let it disappear.
Quote of The Day
"Gravitation cannot be held responsible for people falling love."
"Love suffers long and is kind; love does not envy; love does not parade itself, is not puffed up; does not behave rudely, does not seek its own, is not provoked, thinks no evil; does not rejoice in iniquity, but rejoices in the truth; bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things."
1 Corinthians 13:4-7 (NKJV)
Encouraging Bible Verses
Without love, the world would only echo cries of pain, the sun would
only shine to show us grief, each rustle of the wind among the leaves
would be a sigh, and all the flowers fit only to garland graves.
Elbert Hubbard, A Treasury of Insights, Inspirations, and Provocations
The small courtesies which we often omit because we believe that
they are of no value will some day seem larger to us than the wealth
and the fame for which we struggle so hard. Take time to show love to
"Love is like a beautiful flower which I may not touch, but whose
fragrance makes the garden a place of delight just the same."
The word 'romance,' according to the dictionary, means excitement,
adventure, and something extremely real.
Romance should last a lifetime.
"Live well. Learn plenty. Laugh often. Love Much."
Ralph Waldo Emerson
"If you have love in your life, it can make
up for a great many things that are missing.
If you don't have love in your life, no matter what else there is, it's not enough."
So it is when we love children; we spend time admiring them
and caring for them. We give them our time.
M. Scott Peck, The Road Less Traveled
"Like music and art, love of nature is a common language that can transcend
political or social boundaries."
"Love can transform the most commonplace into beauty and splendor and
sweetness and grace."
Helen Steiner Rice
Short Love Poems
"If you have only one smile in you give it to the people you love."
Love and you shall be loved.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Words of Encouragement
When love is given and received - when love becomes the
unconditional norm - it removes fear from the relationship.
Dr. David Jeremiah
Love heals. Heals and liberates. I use the word love,
not meaning sentimentality,
but a condition so strong that it may be that which holds
the stars in their heavenly
positions and that which causes the blood to flow orderly in our veins.
In the final analysis, love is not this sentimental something that we talk about.
It's not merely an emotional something. Love is creative, understanding
goodwill for all men. It is the refusal to defeat any individual.
Martin Luther King Jr., Loving Your Enemies
The test of how much a society is civilized is to what degree
love is being built into the social structure.
E. Stanley Jones
Motivational Quotes about Life
God created man with the capacity to love. Love is based upon one's
right to choose to love.
Love is not a word that describes my feelings. It is not a technique by which
I fulfill my needs. It is not an ideal, abstract and pure, on which I meditate
or discourse. It is acting
in correspondence with or in response to God in relation to persons.
Eugene H. Peterson, Traveling Light
A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than you love yourself."
Funny Quotes about Life
". . . love heals and helps a person to climb impossible heights
and rise from immeasurable depths."
Maya Angelou, Mom & Me & Mom
"Your ordinary acts of love and hope point to the extraordinary
promise that every human life is of inestimable value."
The chemist who can extract from his heart's elements compassion,
respect, longing, patience, regret, surprise, and forgiveness and
compound them into one can create that atom which is called love.
Once I knew the depth where no hope was, and darkness lay
on the face of all things. Then love came and set my soul free.
"So now I am giving you a new commandment: Love each other.
Just as I have loved you, you should love each other."
John 13:34 (NLT)
"Hatred paralyzes life; love releases it. Hatred confuses life;
love harmonizes it. Hatred darkens life; love illuminates it."
Martin Luther King Jr.
Great Quotes about Life
"There are no great things, only small things with great love."
"Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength,
while loving someone deeply gives you courage."
"There are fathers who do not love their children; there is no grandfather
who does not adore his grandson."
"We've got this gift of love, but love is like a precious plant. You can't just
accept it and leave it in the cupboard or just think it's going to get on by itself.
You've got to keep watering it. You've got to really look after it and nurture it."
Quotes to Live By
There be none of the affections, which have been noted to fascinate
or bewitch, but love and envy.
They both have vehement wishes; they frame themselves readily into
imaginations and suggestions; and
they come easily into the eye, especially upon the present of the objects;
which are the points that conduce
to fascination, if any such thing there be.
Francis Bacon, Essays